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Rather than acting like a used Trojan, University of Southern California (USC) head coach Lane Kiffin admirably admitted that he needs to mature as a man and leader to find success on the gridiron. Overseeing an utterly miserable campaign in Troy that saw USC go 7-6, Kiffin, who has compiled substandard records of 32-19 in college and 5-15 in the NFL, accepted complete responsibility for the fabled program’s demise this past autumn. During the summertime, many pundits and onlookers predicted that 22-year-old quarterback Matt Barkley would become the school’s seventh Heisman Memorial Trophy winner and Kiffin would guide the Trojans … Continue reading →
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USC head coach Lane Kiffin has always recruited the state of Florida hard, going back to his days at Tennessee. He and the Trojans were back in the state this year and they went after some of the state's best.
According to Damond Talbot of NFL Draft Zone, even though it seems like Matt Barkley’s stock has dramatically dropped since last season. Some NFL scouts still believe he’s the top quarterback in this year’s draft. I asked the one scout from the AFC what he thought separated Barkley from the other quarterbacks, he said consistency. He said Barkley has never thrown less that...
Matt Barkley was part of a disappointing USC Trojans team this year but the quarterback does not believe that should reflect negatively on his NFL future.
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Today I had the pleasure to talk with several NFL scouts and pick there brains about the Quarterbacks in the upcoming draft. Last year if you would have told me that Matt Barkley would be a second rounder I would have told you, your crazy. I still feel the same way this year, so I asked a few NFL scouts what they thought and it seemed as if they had a difference of opinions. ...
Before the 2012 college football season, USC was projected to be the favorites for the National Championship, while their quarterback, Matt Barkley, was expected to be the No. 1 pick in the upcoming NFL Draft.
Well, it looks like things definitely turned around, as Barkley could easily fall out of the first round now. However, the Trojans quarterback says that his performance from...
Sorry for the lack of updates. I’ve been “shipping my way up to Boston” for a change of scenery. This means you may see more Massachusetts related posts. Don’t worry, we’ll still be here to cover football and whatever sport comes in up in all it’s glory.
Maryland is getting too B1G for the ACC. This should get interesting… [College Football Section]
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