Tailback Silas Redd hopes to make his season debut on Saturday for No. 25 Southern California after getting more repairs done on his left knee last week.
Free-agent quarterback Matt Leinart signed with the Buffalo Bills on Sunday.
Quarterbacks Max Wittek and Cody Kessler both will play for No. 24 Southern California in its season opener next week.
New York Jets running back Joe McKnight appeared to be OK after he was carted to the locker room, wearing an oxygen mask, after dropping to the field during a drill Monday.
Southern California receiver Marqise Lee left practice early Friday after apparently injuring his right shoulder.
New York Jets running back Joe McKnight was arrested last week in New Jersey for outstanding traffic warrants after being stopped by police.
Southern California coach Lane Kiffin has hired three assistant coaches to complete his staff overhaul after the Trojans’ disappointing 7-6 season.
Quarterback Matt Barkley will be taking part in running and jumping drills for this week’s NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis, but sources say he will not be throwing.
A billboard featuring USC quarterback Matt Barkley placed in Westwood, near UCLA, has been covered up, and no one has any idea who did it.
Matt Barkley’s progression at Southern California has taken him from a heralded freshman who sometimes made questionable decisions to one of the best quarterbacks in college football.
Justin Davis, the top running back from the state of California, has verbally committed to USC.
Max Browne, one of the top quarterbacks in the country in the Class of 2013, committed to USC today in a small announcement made at his school.
LSU’s 2011 season will be remembered for challenging Les Miles’ crisis-management skills over and over again.
Two former Serra High School Standouts, Robert Woods (WR) and George Farmer (RB/WR) sat out of USC practice Thursday.
Southern California’s football practices used to be one of the best parties in a party town. Hundreds of fans, boosters and celebrities — and apparently a few unscrupulous characters, too — all gathered on the sidelines to watch the mighty Trojans’ workouts under coach Pete Carroll.