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Presenting the War Room

In this bounce-back edition of the War Room we have the latest plans for USC recruiting, changes to the Trojans defensive schemes, the return of the banished superstar and even a little basketball insight.

More details of what is inside:

  • Update on USC quarterback recruiting including rumors about the Trojans 2018 QB commit.
  • The latest on USC running back recruiting including what we are hearing about a reported new scholarship offer.
  • One of USC’s class of 2018 verbal commits has a very optimistic outlook on the rest of the Trojans season.
  • A few former USC defensive assistant coaches are enjoying tremendous success at their new jobs.
  • Safety Chris Hawkins was demoted to second string, but you wouldn’t know it by how much he played against the Sun Devils.
  • The Trojans brought a lot more defensive pressure and substituted more players against the Sun Devils and it paid off for Clancy Pendergast.
  • The Coliseum will be visited by the Colorado Buffaloes Saturday and the Buffalo Bills on Sunday. And the latter will be bringing a lot of former Trojans to the historic stadium, including Reggie Bush.
  • Andy Enfield is going to be relying on some talented youngsters this season after losing seven players from last year’s squad.
  • The Trojans are playing with a different NIKE football this year and you probably won’t believe the reason behind the switch.
  • Plus plenty more!


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