With four games remaining on the regular season schedule, Lee has only caught 38 passes for 521 yards with only two touchdowns.
The 2012 Biletnikoff Award winner had his best game of the season the following week at Oregon State, opening with a 71-yard catch-and-run touchdown. He finished with over 100 receiving yards in the win.
In Saturday's blowout win over California, Lee caught just one pass for 13 yards.
As USC prepares to host Stanford, Lee admitted Tuesday after practice that his coaches have had him on a sort of "pitch count", limiting the number of snaps he's been playing in an attempt to keep him healthy.
Lee says he has felt good but now feels "100%" and hopes to play at his full capacity on Saturday against Stanford... if the coaches will let him off the count.
"I can do everything," Lee said after practice. "I could've done everything last week and the week before, but coach Tee [Martin] wasn't allowing that. I think this game they're going to let me loose a little bit."