| Nov 16, 2013
| 10:42 PM
The deep green Coliseum field turned cardinal and gold, swarmed by thousands of fans, enveloped in thousands of screams, a heart of Trojans nation beating together in dizzy disbelief.
In the middle stood one sweating man who was somehow bigger than...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 10:32 PM
Ed Orgeron is known for his tenacity in recruiting prospects for USC.
Less than a week into his tenure as the Trojans' interim coach, he has also taken a stab at recruiting a coach.
Orgeron said Thursday that he had called former California coach Jeff...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:10 PM
USC interim Coach Ed Orgeron hopes the momentum continues for the Trojans, who are attempting to extend their winning streak at Notre Dame Stadium to six games. Staff writer Gary Klein examines the story lines:
USC played five...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 3:43 PM
USC is riding high after upsetting Oregon State, but the Trojans would be wise not to look past struggling California. Staff writer Gary Klein examines the story lines:
Back in Strawberry Canyon
USC has not played at Memorial Stadium since 2009,...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 6:26 PM
USC players have dealt with plenty of distractions during the last four weeks.
Lane Kiffin was fired as coach, interim Coach Ed Orgeron took over and teammates continued to fall because of injuries suffered during and after a loss at Notre Dame.
| Nov 11, 2013
| 8:48 PM
As recruiting coordinator and interim coach at USC, Ed Orgeron has identified his quarry.
There is the wide receiver, regarded as perhaps the best in the nation. Tight ends, linemen, linebackers and several defensive backs also have been targeted....
| Oct 28, 2013
| 6:05 PM
Ed Orgeron hovered over Southern California in a helicopter, traversing the region in search of prospects.
It was a Friday night, and Orgeron was less than two weeks into his new role as USC's interim coach.
Before Lane Kiffin was fired on Sept. 29,...
| Nov 8, 2013
| 8:06 PM
BERKELEY — Ed Orgeron does not have fond memories of Memorial Stadium.
The last time he visited, 10 years ago, Orgeron was the defensive line coach for a third-ranked USC team that spotted California a 14-point halftime lead before losing to the...
| Oct 14, 2013
| 4:49 PM
USC's plan was simple: Give the ball to Silas Redd.
Last Thursday against Arizona, the Trojans were backed up to their four-yard line with a seven-point lead and just over four minutes remaining.
Offensive coordinator Clay Helton was calling plays for...
| Nov 29, 2013
| 12:40 PM
Halfway through your story today I got a sick feeling and tossed the sports section into the couch. What exactly would a "big name" coach do for SC that Ed Orgeron can't do, recruit?
Hope you're feeling better and thanks, really, for...
| Nov 24, 2013
| 4:57 PM
Marcus Allen has seen enough. He's convinced.
The 1981 Heisman Trophy winner from USC said Ed Orgeron has sufficiently proved he deserves to drop the interim title and become the Trojans' head football coach. Allen isn't part of any selection committee,...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 7:25 PM
Ed Orgeron removed his sideline headset during the final seconds of USC's victory at California last week and grasped hands with tailback Javorius Allen.
"It's been a loooong time coming," Orgeron sang heartily in his Cajun drawl.
"Change gonna come,"...