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Quarterback Cody Kessler #6 of the USC Trojans celebrates his touchdown pass to Adoree' Jackson #2 of the USC Trojans to take a 31-7 lead over the Fresno State Bulldogs during the second quarter at Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum on August 30, 2014 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

USC’s Kessler Misses Part Of Workout With Toe Procedure, Will Play Saturday

Southern California quarterback Cody Kessler missed part of practice Tuesday to undergo a procedure on one of his toes.

09/02/2014

Cleveland Indians second baseman Kenny Lofton (R) scores the game-winning run ahead of the tag attempt by Seattle Mariners catcher Tom Lampkin (2nd L) as Indians DH Eddie Taubensee (2nd R) and home plate umpire Jeff Nelson (L) watch during the 11th inning, 05 August, 2001 at Jacobs Field in Cleveland, OH. Cleveland defeated Seattle 15-14 in 11 innings. (credit: DAVID MAXWELL/AFP/Getty Images)

Top 5 Epic Sports Comebacks

For being such a beautiful feature of athletics, comebacks occur with great frequency in most sports. We take a look at some of our favorite comebacks in sports — and No. 1 may not be one that you expected.

08/20/2014

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USC’s Goal: Get Back To Normal Under Sarkisian

Cody Kessler’s head has finally stopped spinning after a Southern California season featuring four head coaches, interminable drama and — somehow — 10 victories.

08/12/2014

Running back Ryan Powdrell #37 of the USC Trojans is bent over backwards by a tackle by the Nebraska Cornhuskers on September 16, 2006 at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum in Los Angeles, California. Powdrell was injured on the play. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Top 5 Ugliest Sports Injuries In LA History

We take a look at five of the most devastating sports injuries in Los Angeles history.

08/03/2014

Steve Sarkisian speaks at a press conference introducing him as the new USC head football coach at the John McKay Center at the University of Southern California on December 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Sarkisian Believes USC Is Good Enough To Win Pac-12

Even though the USC Trojans are picked to finish second behind UCLA in the Pac-12 South, much attention at the conference’s media day was pointed towards first-year head coach with the Trojans Steve Sarkisian.

07/23/2014

Steve Sarkisian speaks at a press conference introducing him as the new USC head football coach at the John McKay Center at the University of Southern California on December 3, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

USC Trojans’ New Tempo On Display In Sarkisian’s 1st Practice

Steve Sarkisian said his first day of spring practice as USC’s new football coach “felt different.” It’s no surprise given how his approach represents a significant stylistic change for the team.

03/11/2014

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UCLA Uses 49-Point 2nd Half To Beat USC 83-73

Norman Powell scored 10 of his 21 points during a 3 1/2 minute span of the second half, Jordan Adams had 17 points and eight rebounds, and UCLA completed a season sweep of USC with an 83-73 victory on Saturday night.

02/08/2014

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USC Snaps 5 Game Skid With 77-69 Win Over Cal

Southern California got big games from two freshmen and a couple of veterans, leading to the kind of collective offense the Trojans had been missing for more than a month.

01/22/2014

Quarterback Vince Young #10 of the Tennessee Titans warms up for the game against the Houston Texans on November 23, 2009 at Reliant Stadium in Houston, Texas. The Titans won 20-17 (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Former Longhorn, NFL Quarterback Vince Young Files For Bankruptcy

Former NFL and University of Texas quarterback Vince Young has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.

01/22/2014

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No. 1 Arizona Tops USC 73-53 For Record 17-0 Start

Brandon Ashley and T.J. McConnell each scored a season-high 19 points and No. 1 Arizona beat USC 73-53 Sunday night to improve to 17-0 for the best start in school history.

01/12/2014

Marques Tuiasosopo #11 of the Washington Huskies walks on the field during a game against the UCLA Bruins at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. The Bruins defeated the Huskies 23-20. Mandatory (credit: Jeff Gross /Allsport

USC’s Sarkisian Adds Wilcox, Tuiasosopo To Staff

Southern California has added defensive coordinator Justin Wilcox, tight ends coach Marques Tuiasosopo and offensive line coach Tim Drevno to new coach Steve Sarkisian’s staff.

12/30/2013

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USC Cruises Past Howard, 82-60

Classes at USC concluded a couple of weeks ago but it’s evident the Trojan men’s basketball team has a few things to learn before beginning Pac-12 play on Jan. 5 at UCLA.

12/29/2013

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Howard’s Buzzer-Beater Leads USC Over Dayton In Overtime, 79-76

Pe’Shon Howard wasn’t supposed to be the one racing up court trying to win the game, but he knew how many dribbles he had before time would expire. And he used them perfectly.

12/22/2013

Marqise Lee #9 of the USC Trojans gets into the end zone for a touchdown ahead of Derron Smith #13 of the Fresno State Bulldogs during the Royal Purple Las Vegas Bowl at Sam Boyd Stadium on December 21, 2013 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Lee, Kessler Lead USC Past No. 21 Fresno State 45-20 Las In Vegas Bowl

Southern California wrapped up its rocky season by rolling over Fresno State in the Las Vegas Bowl.

12/21/2013

Mike Caffey #5 of the Long Beach State 49ers during the college basketball game against the Arizona Wildcats at McKale Center on November 19, 2012 in Tucson, Arizona. The Wildcats defeated the 49ers 94-72. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Caffey Scores Winning Layup To Lift Long Beach State Against USC, 72-71

Mike Caffey scored 22 points and made the winning layup with 16 seconds left, giving Long Beach State a 72-71 victory over Southern California that snapped the 49ers’ nine-game skid on Thursday night.

12/19/2013

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