Rose Bowl 2008 Photo Gallery 1

The Trojans Trounced the overmatched Fighting Illini 49-17 in a perfect Southern California evening in the 94th Edition of the Rose Bowl. Photo essay, Part 1.

Rey Maualuga stretches out for the big game

John David Booty is the only quarterback to have scored 6 touchdowns in two Rose Bowl appearances

Peeking into the future: Mark Sanchez warms up for the game

True Legacy: National Championships run in the family, Paul (father) and Michael McDonald (son)

Roses in their hair, the world famous USC Song Girls

Hershel Dennis prepares for the big game

Unable to recover from injury, Patrick Turner looks on

Matt Leinart with and old friend, Ricky Rosas

Trojans huddle before the action starts

Matt Leinart and Keyshawn Johnson enjoys the Trojan festivities

Top tight end Mackey Award winner Fred Davis

Chauncey Washington has a big night, 75 yards rushing with a touchdown and a pass reception for another touchdown

Top linebacker corps in the nation? Keith Rivers, Rey Maualuga and Brian Cushing

Elusive freshman Joe McKnight has a big McNight

The Juice? He gets squeezed by Thomas Williams

David Ausberry pulls down a pass in the endzone for a touchdown

Hershel Dennis has his day, after three years of waiting...

The Trophy: USC Trojans 94 Tournament of Roses Champions

Coach Pete Carroll raises the Championship Trophy, John David Booty looks on

Linebacker Rey Maualuga looks toward the heavens

Lawrence Jackson and Terrell Thomas with the championship trophy

The last hoorah, John David Booty leads the band to "Conquest!"

Photography by Jaime Rodriquez Top Stories