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Haden, McKay vividly remember USC's improbable 1974 win over Notre Dame

Pat Haden and J.K. McKay, best friends, former teammates and colleagues, will be together on the field again at the Coliseum for another USC-Notre Dame matchup on Saturday. This is the 40-year anniversary of the 1974 comeback win in which USC was down 24-0 and rallied for a historical 55-24 victory. Haden and McKay were instrumental in the comeback, one of the best in college football...
Via Fox Sports West
24 days ago  |  Discuss

USC Trojans reinstate CB Josh Shaw after 10-game suspension

USC has reinstated Josh Shaw nearly three months after the cornerback lied about how he suffered an injury. Shaw, who missed 10 games in his absence, jumped off a balcony in August after an argument with his girlfriend and fabricated a story about saving his drowning nephew to explain how he sprained both ankles. In actuality, police were called to Shaw's apartment during the argument...
Via Fox Sports
November 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Ed Orgeron admits he wants to come back to USC as assistant

Ed Orgeron went 6-2 as USC's interim head coach last season after Lane Kiffin was fired and naturally believed he had made a case for the full-time job. When he didn't get it, he admits now, he was hurt and didn't know how to respond. Orgeron left the Trojans before the bowl game and went home to Louisiana. When new head coach Steve Sarkisian called and offered a job on his staff...
Via Fox Sports
November 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Forward Pass: First College Football Playoff poll will shock the system

Larry Scott is one of the 11 people who created the College Football Playoff, yet even he’s been surprised by just how much it’s dominated conversation about the sport this season, starting with all those Final Four projections that came out as soon as the first games were played. “We’ve got the most compelling regular season in all of sports, in my opinion, yet there seems...
Via Fox Sports
October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Criticism of DC Justin Wilcox led to altercation between LenDale White and Pat Haden

Former USC RB LenDale White surprised everyone when he tweeted out that he was kicked out of the stadium during USC’s win against Colorado. White says that Athletic Director Pat Haden shook his hand and then had him escorted out of the Coliseum. Apparently, Haden had a problem with some of the things White has said on his Twitter. According to InsideSoCal.com, the criticism of...
Via No Guts, No Glory
October 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Lendale White Got Booted From The USC Game Yesterday

Lendale White ran for 52 TD’s during his USC career. AD Pat Haden apparently doesn’t care. White took to Twitter to express his...
Via Busted Coverage
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Former USC Trojan Lendale White was kicked out of USC game

One of the best USC Trojans in history was furious after being escorted out of the Coliseum last night by AD Pat Haden. @THEREAL_LENDALE: I can’t believe @ADHadenUSC kicked me out of #thecoli shook my hand then had me escorted out. I’m still at a loss for words!!! @THEREAL_LENDALE: I can’t believe this Do you […] The post Former USC Trojan Lendale White was kicked out of...
Via NFL Draft Diamonds
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Ex-Trojans star ushered out of stadium, wants AD Haden fired

It should have been just a lovely day for any Trojan. USC rolled to a 56-28 victory over Colorado in Southern Cal's Homecoming game. But one former Trojans football star ended the day being escorted out of the Coliseum and calling for the firing of athletic director Pat Haden. Ex-USC running back LenDale White apparently wasn't allowed into the team's locker room after the game,...
Via Fox Sports
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

LenDale White Kicked Out Of USC Game By AD Pat Haden

Former USC running back LenDale White is blasting USC athletic director Pat Haden on social media for being a coward. White returned to USC for the game against Colorado. The running back best known for teaming up with Reggie Bush said that he and Hayden shook hands before the AD had him removed from the stadium. Witnesses also saw LenDale White escorted by LAPD out of locker...
Via Thacover2
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

LenDale White Kicked Out Of USC Game By AD Pat Haden

Former USC running back LenDale White is blasting USC athletic director Pat Haden on social media for being a coward. White returned to USC for the game against Colorado. The running back best known for teaming up with Reggie Bush said that he and Hayden shook hands before the AD had him removed from the stadium. Witnesses also saw LenDale White escorted by LAPD out of locker...
Via BlackSportsOnline
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Former USC RB LenDale White Escorted Away From USC Locker Room, Angrily Tweets About Wanting AD Pat Haden Fired

Today should be a good one for USC fans and alumni. The Trojans had no issue running over Colorado, finishing with a 56-28 win against the Buffaloes. Of course, not everyone at The Coliseum is happy with how the game went. Former USC running back LenDale White spent much of last weekend trashing members of head coach Steve Sarkisian’s coaching staff during a close 28-26 win over...
Via College Spun
October 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Mock CFB Playoff Committee Goes Through Process, Picks Florida, Oklahoma, Texas, USC For ’08 Playoff

The College Football Playoff committee will meet for the first time this season at the end of the month. The committee’s first rankings will come out Tuesday, Oct. 28 on a live broadcast on ESPN.  This week, a group of about 20 college football writers met in Dallas, Texas to go through a mock College Football Playoff committee selection process. The writers were from a variety...
Via College Spun
October 09, 2014  |  Discuss

After Iowa State AD's rant, Big 12 commish will likely come-a-calling

“Wanna get away?” Iowa State athletic director Jamie Pollard will probably be ready to play the leading man the next time Southwest Airlines is ready to film its next commercial.  Especially after Big 12 commissioner Bob Bowlsby gets a look at the rant that Pollard went on Saturday after Iowa State lost to Oklahoma State 37-20 on FOX Sports 1. Pollard implied that the Big...
Via Fox Sports
October 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Run powers Boston College in upset of No. 9 USC

BOSTON (AP) One week after USC athletic director Pat Haden was fined for going to the sideline to argue with the officials, there was his Boston College counterpart, Brad Bates, helping students over the railing as they stormed the field to celebrate the Eagles' upset of the ninth-ranked Trojans. Wearing red bandannas to honor a BC grad who died in the Sept. 11 attacks, the fans...
Via AP on Fox
September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Southern Cal escapes tumult to Boston College

BOSTON (AP) One week after a late win over Pac-12 rival Stanford, No. 9 Southern Cal is leaving the state for the first time. With the trip to Chestnut Hill to play Boston College, USC has a chance to escape the tumult that has surrounded the school this season. A once-proud program that claims 11 national championships, USC has made more of an impact off the field the last few...
Via AP on Fox
September 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Long: Haden's fine won't impact selection process

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) Arkansas athletic director Jeff Long says he doesn't expect Pat Haden's recent confrontation with officials, or his $25,000 fine by the Pac-12 Conference, to impact his ability to evaluate teams as a member of the College Football Playoff selection committee. Long, the chairman of the committee, says he was not surprised by the level of national scrutiny...
Via AP on Fox
September 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Haden has 'unique' relationship with USC football team

The relationship between the athletic director and football team at USC is a special one. Not only does the AD run the entire intercollegiate program, but when it comes to the football team, he's one of them. Pat Haden is one of them at USC. "I think Pat's situation with the team is unique because of the scenarios of everything that occurred last season," first-year head coach Steve...
Via Fox Sports West
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Southern Cal-Boston College Preview

USC's offense was heralded following a historic performance in the season opener before the Trojans' defense carried them in an emotion-filled victory in Week 2. That wild Pac-12 contest, however, didn't come without a cost - both in the wallet and on the field. Athletic director Pat Haden has been fined for his actions, and the Trojans more significantly will be without star linebacker...
Via AP on Fox
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Audible: Penn State's postseason ban, Georgia-South Carolina, more

Monday was a massive news day in college football. The Pac-12 fined USC AD Pat Haden $25,000 for confronting officials during the Stanford game last weekend. The NCAA lifted Penn State's postseason ban, effective immediately. SMU coach June Jones decided to resign. Oh, and there were also real football topics coming out of Week 2 worth discussing, such as the huge Oregon-Michigan...
Via Fox Sports
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Pac-12 Hangover – Week Two

The Oregon Ducks made the first big statement for the Pac-12 Conference outside of it, while USC did the same against Stanford within it. Oregon stayed the course with a 19 point win over Sparty, simultaneously representing for the conference while smothering the hopes of another. As it turned out, it was just the first of a number of blows delivered to the Big-10 Conference on Saturday...
Via Oregon Sports News
September 09, 2014  |  Discuss

The Z Section: The Theater Of The Absurd In College Sports

So, USC athletic director Pat Haden apologized for conduct that was called “inappropriate” by Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott over the weekend. This might have happened as well. My associate editor Bart Doan will have something to say about Pat Haden in his column, Muffed Punts, tomorrow. I’m not going to delve into what Pat Haden did for that reason. Just stop, though, before...
Via Bloguin Best
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

The Z Section: The Theater Of The Absurd In College Sports

So, USC athletic director Pat Haden apologized for conduct that was called “inappropriate” by Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott over the weekend. This might have happened as well. My associate editor Bart Doan will have something to say about Pat Haden in his column, Muffed Punts, tomorrow. I’m not going to delve into what Pat Haden did for that reason. Just stop, though, before...
Via The Student Section
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

USC A.D. Pat Haden Fined $25K For Leaving Press Box To Confront Officials

USC athletic director Pat Haden will not make an appearance on the sideline when the Trojans visit Boston College this Saturday, and he will be a little lighter in the wallet, too. Haden was fined $25,000 by the Pac-12 Conference on Monday, on top of his self-imposed two-game sideline ban, for leaving the press box to confront the officials during USC’s 13-10 win over Stanford...
Via NESN.com
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

College Football Playoff Selection Committee Officials Yell At Referees From The Sideline

USC AD Pat Haden was reprimanded and fined $25,000 for yelling at officials during the USC-Standford game. The Pac-12 called his behavior inappropriate, which is putting it lightly, and Haden issued an apology and will “suspend” himself from the next two games. Here’s more from USA Today: In a statement, Pac-12 Commissioner Larry Scott issued […] The post College Football...
Via Diehardsport
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Pat Haden fined $25K for sideline conduct during victory over Stanford

Pat Haden apologized for his sideline conduct during USC's win at Stanford on Saturday. The USC athletic director even issued a self-imposed two-game sideline ban.  That wasn't enough in the eyes of Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott. On Monday, the conference reprimanded both Haden and USC head coach Steve Sarkisian while Haden was also issued a $25,000 fine.  "The conduct  by USC...
Via Fox Sports West
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss
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