Found November 20, 2012 on
The Victory Formation:
And here we go… This weekend, Notre Dame plays their final regular season game of the year – the annual rivalry game with the USC Trojans. This year though, the game has a little more importance, and a little less luster. Of course, the importance of the game comes from the fact that Notre Dame [...]
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Lane Kiffin is known for many things. Draw your own conclussions. However, he is known for holding is cards close regarding discussing player injuries. And now, here's this. Yesterday's practive video shows freshman quarterback Matt Wittek taking snaps preparing to be the starter for Saturday's game with Notre Dame. That's fine, no problem at all. Starter Matt Barkley...
Max Wittek, a redshirt freshman quarterback who will play in the place of the injured Matt Barkley this weekend, said he believes the Trojans will beat the Fighting Irish.
Notre Dame Football enters the final week of their season ranked #1 in the AP since 1993, and the first time ever in the BCS era.
Against the University of Southern California this Saturday at the Coliseum, all that is on the line is a shot at the National Championship. No biggie, right?
I mean, this is a Trojans team who started the season at the very spot the Irish are trying...
What a wild, wild week for Notre Dame football, and for the BCS overall.
Irish fans, starving for a potential National Championship game berth, knew that not only did the Irish have to take care of business against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons Saturday, but also needed some help from Kansas State or Oregon. Unexpectedly, they got help from both.
But first things first: The Wake...
Notre Dame Coach Brian Kelly The following list are the semi-finalist candidates for the Maxwell Football Club Collegiate Coach of the Year Award as announced by MFC President Ron Jaworski on Monday November 19: MFC Collegiate Coach of the Year Semi-Finalists Dave Doeren, Northern Illinois 10-1 Sonny Dykes, Louisiana Tech 9-2 Darrell Hazell, Kent State 10-1 Brian Kelly, Notre...
Not much about Matt Barkley's senior season at Southern California has gone according to plan.
The quarterback certainly never expected he would walk down the Coliseum tunnel for his final home game with his right arm in a sling.
But Barkley isn't sorry he returned to USC, and he thinks more college players should take the same chance.
Barkley is still upbeat amid the...
Notre Dame junior RB Cierre Wood announced through social media that Saturday was his final home game at Notre Dame Stadium.This likely means Wood plans on leaving for the NFL after this season. Head coach Brian Kelly is very good at keeping his top players, convincing them to finish all four years of eligibility rather than leave early, but Wood will have already graduated prior...
Odds are the mood was slightly less jovial than this after the game ended. UCLA took care of business against the Trojans with a convincing 38-28 victory, their first win against USC since 2006. More newsworthy is the fact that the Girls Of The Pac-12 post has been led by beer bonging USC chicks for two consecutive weeks!
We have to admit we like what we’re seeing out of USC chicks...
With USC Trojan Matt Barkley shelved after suffering a sprained AC joint in his right shoulder last weekend against UCLA, the senior quarterback’s NFL Draft stock continues to rapidly plummet. The 6-foot-2, 230 pound Barkley, who was once projected to … Continue reading →
USC Coach Lane Kiffin speaks with the media following Tuesday's practice as USC prepares for its regular season finale hosting top-ranked and undefeated Notre Dame.
Earlier this week, Lane Kiffin announced that Matt Barkley would not play in Saturday's game against Notre Dame. With Barkley out, the Trojans' upset hopes now rest on the arm of redshirt freshman Max Wittek. Wittek only has nine pass attempts for the season and has taken limited snaps in his young career.
With a redshirt freshman at the helm and the Irish likely to play...
The USC Trojans started the season ranked in the top 3 in both the Associated Press and Coaches polls, but after 4 disappointing losses have dropped out of the top 25 completely.
This has a lot of USC fans calling for Trojan coach Lane Kiffin to be fired. Kiffin has lost some big games this year by very small margins.
L – Stanford 21 – 14
L – Arizona 39 -36
L – Oregon 62...
USC Coach Lane Kiffin talks with the media following Wednesday's practice as the Trojans continue to prepare for No. 1 Notre Dame.
USC senior quarterback Matt Barkley won't be taking the field on Saturday for senior day when the Trojans host top-ranked and undefeated Notre Dame.