There’s no question that the feeling after this week’s game is categorically different than last week’s. The obvious issue is an OT loss hurts where a big win feels euphoric. But there are two other aspects I would add creating uneasiness and/or disgust. (1) We just...

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...