LOS ANGELES (AP) Whenever Tre Madden got discouraged while he sat out two of the past three seasons with injuries, his Southern California teammates stepped in with positive thoughts and uplifting wishes. Now that Madden is healthy again, the tailback is eager to pick up his fellow Trojans in a major way. Madden is expected to start for eighth-ranked USC at the Coliseum on Saturday...
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USC will have to replace production in the backfield with Nelson Agholor now in the NFL.Tre Madden and Justin Davis will compete for the starting job. Madden, who was off to a spectacular 2013 season before injuries slowed him down, says he's 100 percent, but that might not be enough. Alicia de Artola at Reign of Troy weighs in with a piece on the five players with the most to prove...
There's a reason USC at one point was known as Running Back-U. The Trojans appear like they don't skip a beat at running back despite losing Buck Allen to the NFL. On Friday, Justin Davis and Tre Madden were named to the Doak Walker Award watch list. Davis didn't have astronomical numbers last season. He rushed for 595 yards and four touchdowns. Madden got off to an impressive start...
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." His status...
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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Focus: Running Back Post-Spring Depth Chart 1A) Javorius “Buck” Allen 1B) Tre Madden 2) Justin Davis Outlook: 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...
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