Q&A with Deuce Lutui

Get to know Trojan offensive lineman Deuce Lutui

What's your favorite thing to do on the field?


What's your favorite thing to do off the field?


What's been your favorite memory so far at USC?

The game against UCLA this past year

What was your favorite play last year?

Against Oregon State, we ran a play called "16" five times in a row.

If you could play a different position for one day, what would it be?

Quarterback. They don't have to block.

All the linemen want to play quarterback. That's what Kyle Williams said too.

He did? Okay then, nevermind. Put running back. I want to score touchdowns.

If all the offensive linemen were on American Idol, who would be sent home first and why?

Jeff Byers. He has no musical talent at all. The only song he knows is Monster Mash.

What is your favorite class you've taken at USC?


If you don't end up in the NFL, what would you like to do?

Own my own business.

What is your favorite movie?

Shark's Tale

What song is at the top of your playlist?

Waiting in Vain by Bob Marley

Which three words best describe your personality?

Big teddy bear

Which three words best describe your game?

(laughing) Big teddy bear

Who or what do you credit the most for getting you to where you are today?

My heavenly father

What is your individual goal for this year?

Work hard to get back to the national championship game. And graduate. Actually, put graduate first.

Other than the Coliseum, which is your favorite stadium that you've played in?

BYU. Lavelle Edwards Stadium. They got those stormin' Mormons.

Who are Trojan fans going to be surprised by this year?

Mark Sanchez. Actually, is Matt around? Nevermind. Put "Tiny" Malu, because he's my cuz.

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