Monday practice quick slant

Rush end linebacker hybrid Scott Felix played like a man on fire Monday night at the Coliseum. Felix had several quarterback pressures for the first team defense.

  • The Trojans second scrimmage at the Coliseum Monday night took place on a field with no real yard chalk markers. Someone got a hold of the jet washer between Saturday and Monday.

  • Nose guard Cody Temple and guard Aundrey Walker were in full gear Monday. Jordan Simmons also dressed out and took part in early drills.

  • Running back Anthony Brown and Lamar Dawson are still on the disabled list for practice.

  • Damien Mama, Justin Davis and J.R. Tavai all went through the pre-practice and participated in Monday’s scrimmage.

  • A full officiating crew was on hand Monday. Flags have not been a big issue for the team thus far in camp.

  • USC President Max Nikias was also in attendance Monday.

  • After a seven-on-seven period, the scrimmage began Monday at 7:20 p.m with a Andre Heidari kickoff.

  • The first team offense open against the second team defense with a bubble screen to George Farmer for eight yards.

  • Running back Tre Madden was featured in the first series for about 10-yards rushing. Full contact for the first few drives on the scrimmage. Madden would eventually end up on the training table with ice on his foot.

  • Quarterback Max Browne saw very little pass protection against the first team defense.

  • Cody Kessler hit Randall Telfer for a 45-yard perfectly thrown play-action pass. before Leon Buck Allen finishes the drive with a 10-yard run for a touchdown. Allen scored twice in the scrimmage Monday

  • Khaliel Rodgers went down for a while before being helped the side line by trainers. Rodgers would not return to the scrimmage and sat on the training table with ice on his knee.

  • Defensive tackle Claude Pelon and linebacker J R Tavai took turns abusing Justin Davis on consecutive plays for a loss of yards.

  • After a 70-yard James Toland reception, quarterback Jalen Greene scores on the read option from 1-yard out.

  • Adoree Jackson shined for a 70-yard punt return for a touchdown Monday.

  • Damien Mama returned to the first team offense Monday at right guard.

  • With first team offense versus defense, Delvon Simmons and  Scott Starr/Felix dominated the line of scrimmage, forcing several quarterback pressures. Felix also had a huge hit ion Steven Mitchell Monday.

  • Juju Smith ran back a 90-yard touchdown kickoff return against an overmatched scout team.

  • Former tight end and offensive tackle, Nathan Guertler, spent time at right guard Monday.


Gerard Martinez contributed to this article.

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