De'Von Flournoy's career stat line reads: one tackle.
The next time the USC redshirt junior wide receiver makes a catch in a game, it'll be the first. And there's a good chance that it could happen in 2012.
With Robert Woods and Marqise Lee inked as the Trojans starting wideouts, Flournoy is in the middle of one of the hottest position battles currently in spring practice --the third wide receiver spot.
Flournoy is currently battling with sophomore George Farmer and redshirt freshman Victor Blackwell and so far this spring the elder statesmen of the Trojans receiving corp. hasn't looked anything like a player that will enter the 2012 season with no career catches.
In fact, he's emerged as a leading candidate to land the job over Blackwell, who head coach Lane Kiffin says needs to be more consistent, and Farmer, who's missed the last four practices before returning Tuesday only to leave after once again being aggravated by a strained hamstring.
"I feel more confident in the...