What an incredible week for Thanksgiving.  After a disheartening performance in Eugene, the Trojans bounced back to pummel their crosstown rival, Bruins, reasserting who really owns Los Angeles, and reinforcing the two most fundamental realities of football: (1) Defense wins championships; (2) When you can...

I strongly suspect that my feelings this morning are very similar to what many other Trojans are feeling: Thrilled we continue this winning streak, thrilled Arizona knocked off Utah to give us control of our own destiny, and really squeamish about this Oregon game on...

Sure, I was feeling the same thing in Q1 you all were. That feeling that the other team is doing whatever they want and your team's offense can't do a single thing (flashback: this year's Washington game) is the worst feeling in football. ...

It is never more enjoyable to draft weekly musings than ever a win, let alone a win against the #3 team in the country. The talk of the entire week was the "crazy" line which had unranked and three-loss USC favored against undefeated #3...

In what may go down as the craziest week I can remember, I enjoyed a delightful weekend in Chicago with my wife and daughter, but suffered my first loss in South Bend since 1999 (I've had good fortune on my trips out here, and I...

So the musings I began to write after the Thursday night debacle are now obsolete and unnecessary. The events of Sunday have taken over the news for obvious reasons and forced me to keep this week's musings short and sweet. It is a tragic situation...