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LOS ANGELES Former USC head coach Lane Kiffin mentioned on a national radio show early Thursday that he should have delegated more during his time with the Trojans.
Delegating has been, arguably, one of the most effective tactics for interim head coach Ed Orgeron. He's let his coaches coach, intent on encouraging players on the sideline during games.
It's allowed coaches and players to take more ownership in the program and there have been plenty of changes within each position group.
"It's freedom," said fifth-year senior De'Von Flournoy. "You get to play with a type of swagger that was here my freshman year when Coach (Pete) Carroll was here. I feel like Coach O has brought that back to this team to where you feel like you're playing for something besides just a victory.
"You're playing for the whole Trojan family now. It's not a pressure now. You accept it to play better."
Flournoy is a part of a group of players that ...
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The USC Trojans have seemingly turned their season around since the firing of Lane Kiffin earlier this year. Ed Orgeron has led the team to four victories in five games (the lone loss was to Notre Dame), and now ESPN’s College GameDay has come to town to see if USC is for real. Tonight, the Trojans get to take on No. 4 Stanford fresh of a win against previously undefeated Oregon...
USC interim head coach Ed Orgeron is making a fairly solid case for the Trojans brass to remove the “interim” portion from his title. USC has gone 4-1 since Orgeron took over for Lane Kiffin, changed the locker room atmosphere, and now, he’s befriended the famous USC marching band – The Spirit Of Troy. Coach O sent hand-written letters to every member of the band ahead of...
Since Ed Orgeron took over as USC’s interim football coach following the firing of Lane Kiffin, he has emphasized fun. Orgeron has treated his team to In-N-Out burgers, Roscoe’s chicken and waffles and brought deserts back to the training table. He has also brought in famous fans to address the team on a weekly basis. This week was no different. Friday night before the Trojans’...
The USC Trojans are willing to spend big money on their next football coach, which should not come as a surprise. ESPN’s Travis Haney reported on Friday that an industry source told him USC is willing to spend up to $6 million on its next coach. That meshes with what LA Daily News reporter Scott […]
USC has turned it’s season around after firing Lane Kiffin and have a huge matchup with 4th ranked Stanford on Saturday night.
USC President Max Nikias brought in a special guest to help fire the Trojans up. Dr. Dre took time out from making the Detox to pay his fellow South Central brethren some love.
Dre said that he was a longtime fan of the team and wished them luck.
USC fullback Soma Vainuku discusses his new nickname--Jugernaut--following his recent special teams performances.
Saturday night the USC Trojans are going to look to take their resurgence to the next level by beating the No. 4 Stanford Cardinals. After the start that these guys had to the season it is nothing short of a miracle that they are in the position they are in. When they lost to Arizona State everyone wrote them off.Now here they are looking to pull off one of the biggest upsets of...
USC sophomore defensive end Leonard Williams says he's feeling the pressure to play on Saturday when the Trojans host No. 5 Stanford...
The USC Trojans take us behind the scenes while preparing the team's locker room for game day in this fantastic video.
The No. 4 Stanford Cardinal will take on the USC Trojans on Saturday in a match-up of two PAC-12 schools.
Stanford (8-1) is fresh off a win over then No. 2 Oregon while USC (7-3) has put together a three game win streak themselves.
Coverage of the game between Stanford and USC will air on ABC beginning at 8:00 pm ET from the Los Angeles Coliseum in Los Angeles, CA.
Since Ed Orgeron took over for Lane Kiffin as head coach of USC the Trojans have won four of five games. To make it five out of six the Trojans will have to take down No. 4 Stanford.
If USC is going to improve to 8-3 they’ll have to neutralize one of the stingier defenses in the Pac-12. They will also be facing Tyler Gaffney, who came...
Hello Followers. Hope you’ve had a great week.
As for me, well, time is and has been very short. So, let's get right to it, shjall we?
As many of you know, I was a pretty big fan of Paul Wulff. And as you also know, even though I was pretty peeved when he got fired, I was pretty darn excited a few days later about the hiring of Mike Leach.