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Completing 55-of-60 attempts during a 45-minute workout session, former USC quarterback Matt Barkley threw at Pro Day in front of NFL scouts for the first time since suffering a Grade 3 AC joint separation against UCLA in November. It was critical for Barkley, once projected as the first overall choice in April’s draft, to shine tossing the pigskin today to silence concerns regarding his arm strength. “A lot of the proof is in the tape — that’s where they look first,” said Barkley, 22, who passed for 116 touchdowns, against 48 interceptions, and 12,327 yards in four seasons in Troy. … Continue reading →
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After the USC pro day, Matt Barkley's NFL Draft stock is still idle. Barkley endured a sprained AC joint in his shoulder against UCLA last November when he was sacked by Anthony Barr and did not throw publicly since then until today. He did little to sway opinions either way during his workout. Barkley ran a 4.95 seconds 40-yard dash which was expected. He also fell during one...
USC quarterback Matt Barkley put his arm on display Wednesday at the Trojans' pro day. Barkley has been sidelined with a sprained shoulder since Nov. 17, when he went down against UCLA.
LOS ANGELES The USC Trojans returned to the practice field on Tuesday after a 10-day layoff for spring break.
Max Wittek returned to practice after missing the team's previous three practices with a knee injury. He admitted he battled a little bit of rust.
Not on the field Tuesday for the fourth straight practice was All-American wide receiver Marqise Lee.
USC head coach Lane Kiffin spoke with the media following Thursday's spring practice.
USC head coach Lane Kiffin spoke with the media following the Trojans' first spring practice after spring break.
With the new season of HBO's "Game of Thrones" kicking off this weekend, Rick Muscles, co-host of the Friends With Muscles podcast, joins CBR's Allen Kenney for a podcast to figure out who the GoT characters would be in the college football world.
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The Gamecocks held the football team's pro day on Thursday and Steve Spurrier ripped ESPN for instead covering the pro day of the other USC, as in the Trojans.
\We had a Q&A last week about Geno Smith, now it is time to have the boys over at Optimum Scouting to give us the lowdown on Matt Barkley. Enjoy and tell a friend!
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Former Cal pitching coach Dan Hubbs returns to Berkeley at the head of the USC Trojans as the Bears get ready to host the first-ever night game at Evans Diamond on Thursday at 7 p.m.
This morning’s top five stories from around the web:
1. Shaka Smart is staying put at VCU.
2. Duke assistant Chris Collins will take over the head coaching job at Northwestern.
3. A Syracuse walk-on ate four bananas in one minute.
4. USC QB Matt Barkley had a great pro-day.
5. One UK fan sang a Blake Shelton song… in an attempt to land star recruit Andrew Wiggins...