Tre Madden was in full pads Tuesday morning on Howard Jones Field. He was a minimal participant as the USC tailbacks went through individual drills.
The road to recovery for the USC tailback, slowed by a turf toe, has been a slow, frustrating experience.
Madden felt healthy enough to take the field Tuesday but by the end of individual drills he started to feel "sore."
LOS ANGELES (AP) If Javorius Allen was surprised to receive criticism from his head coach after his third 100-yard rushing game of the young season, Southern California's top running back didn't show it.
In fact, the back better known as Buck agreed with it.
Allen knows the 16th-ranked Trojans (3-1, 2-0 Pac-12) are capable of much more in the running game than they've accomplished...
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September 30, 2014
Former USC running backs coach Tommie Robinson spoke up, saying, "I really like this guy."
The guy Robinson was referring to was Buck Allen.
As USC worked its way through a midseason coaching change in 2013, more opportunities arose for Allen after Robinson suggested it during a coaches meeting. Allen went from being buried on the Trojans' running back depth chart to being named...
Focus: Running Back
Post-Spring Depth Chart
1A) Javorius “Buck” Allen
1B) Tre Madden
2) Justin Davis
Coming off of a 10-4 season, the USC football team is looking to improve in 2014. Although Cody Kessler returns at quarterback, the running game is what will be the focus in new coach Steve Sarkisian’s up-tempo offense. While sophomore back Ty Isaac has recently been...