USC Football: The Best Team In The Country

This is not coming from Dreadnaught, this is coming from ESPN and The Sporting News:

“The No. 7 Trojans are better than both No. 1 Ohio State and No. 2 LSU, which will play for the BCS championship Monday night in the Louisiana Superdome.”

-Mark Schlabach from ESPN

“There’s no doubt — USC is nation’s best. And no team, not even mighty Patriots, has dominated more this decade.”

-Tom Dienhart from The Sporting News

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USC v ASU: Trojans Crush The Sun Devils

From the beginning of this game, you could see the difference in speed. The
Men of Troy came out on the first drive with John David Booty spreading
the ball around, 5 receivers in the first 5 passes. The opening drive
was almost mechanical: 1:47 51 yards.

Final: SC 44 ASU 24

The Sun Devils score on special teams.

The great Stanley Havili scores for SC. Continue reading

USC v. Oregon: Prediction And Injury Report For John David Booty

The Trojans of USC will play Oregon on 27OR October 2007. Oregon comes in ranked 5th in the BCS, while USC is ranked 12th. The Trojan offense has been improving with Mark Sanchez at quarterback and Joe McKnight seeing more carries. This is, however, difficult to measure because the defense of Notre Dame could make any team look good.

John David Booty continues to improve, after the injury to his finger suffered in the loss to Stanford. According to Coach Carroll, it will be a difficult decision on who to start. Coach Carroll said the JDB is “real close,” to returning to full strength. Continue reading

USC v Notre Dame Highlights: TD Run By Joe McKnight

In a previous post, Trojan Joe McKnight showed his speed and ability to break away. McKnight again shows his ability against Notre Dame in this run.

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USC Football Highlights: USC v. Arizona

F. DavisW. TuitamaSouthern Cal’s win over Arizona showed the future of the Men of Troy. Mark Sanchez got his first start at quarterback for Troy. Continue reading

USC Football Update and Injury Report: The Trojans Get Ready to Play Nebraska Mark Sanchez Ready to Play

The image “” cannot be displayed, because it contains errors.The Men of Troy travel this Saturday to Lincoln, NE to play Nebraska. The last time theHerb Trojans met the Cornhuskers met in the City of Angeles in 2006, USC won 28-10. The line on this Saturday’s game is USC – 18 1/2.

Coach Carroll respects the Husker Nation, stating “I’ve never been there for a game. Visited before, but never been there for a game. I know just historically it’s an extraordinary crowd. They’ve got a great following. It’s going to be a fantastic challenge for our young guys to handle it, deal with it well, perform like they’re capable.”

Quarterback John David Booty remains a Heisman favorite. The Trojans might go to a shotgun formation, a favorite of quarterback John David Booty’s, in some situations against Nebraska. Continue reading

USC v. LSU: The Game We Want and the Rivalry That Does Not Exist teams have not played since 1984, when LSU won and went on to lose to Nebraska in the Sugar Bowl, and SC beat Ohio State in the Rose Bowl. One would think that this is one of the biggest rivalries in college football.

There is the issue of Southern Cal taking players out of LSU’s own back yard. Joe McKnight the Parade All-American Co-Player of the Year, and top running back from the 2007, leaving his home state of Louisiana to come to Troy. Also, John David Booty is from Evangel Christian HS in Shreveport, LA, and his brother Josh Booty played at LSU.

There is also the issue of Les Miles and his disparaging statements about USC and the Pac-10. At least Snoop Dogg has Southern Cal’s back. Continue reading

USC Football Video: Joe McKnight Has Bush-Like Run

USC’s Joe McKnight run against Idaho.