| Jun 7, 2013
| 5:14 PM
— Michael Vick needed no strength in his left arm whatsoever to toss what was probably the biggest bomb of his career on Thursday.
Actually, it was more like a hand grenade that detonated inside the Philadelphia Eagles' NovaCare Complex, spewing...
| Jun 2, 2013
| 11:36 AM
With 16 returning starters including quarterback Matt Barkley, a preseason Heisman Trophy candidate, it made perfect sense that USC would be considered a preseason No. 1 heading into 2012. The program was coming off a two-year NCAA-sanctioned bowl ban and...
| Apr 27, 2013
| 12:46 PM
How good is UCLA punter Jeff Locke?
He was the first punter taken in the NFL draft and only the 22nd punter drafted in the last 10 years.
Locke was picked in the fifth round, the 115th selection overall this week, by the Minnesota Vikings. Only...
| Apr 28, 2013
| 8:49 PM
— They wanted to get bigger. They got bigger.
They wanted to get smarter. They got smarter.
The wanted to get deeper. They got deeper.
They wanted versatile athletes on both offense and defense. They got versatile athletes on offense and...
| May 1, 2013
| 2:59 PM
We've said it before and we'll say it again, this is Eagles country. Pure and simple.
Yeah, I know there are some Giants, Steelers and maybe even too-embarrassed-to-admit-it Jets fans out there, but most know the words to "Fly, Eagles, fly" by heart....
| Jun 13, 2013
| 6:01 PM
Former USC quarterback Matt Barkley and the Philadelphia Eagles agreed to terms on a four-year contract, the NFL team announced on its website.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Barkley was selected by the Eagles in the fourth round of the draft,...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The first round of the NFL draft kicks off Thursday in New York City with all the pomp usually associated with a big Broadway show. For whatever reason though, this year's class lacks the big-name headliners of the past, instead taking on the feel of a...
| Nov 17, 2012
| 7:40 PM
Outside, amid the swaying and chanting of thousands of fans in soggy blue ponchos, shock pelted the Rose Bowl like the cold rain.
Inside, in an equally stunning turn of events, Lane Kiffin was safe and warm.
In answering a question about his job...
| Oct 15, 2012
| 10:54 PM
I just don't get some sportswriters.
What do they want?
I pick up Sunday morning's newspaper expecting to read about our guys' hard-fought victory, only to find a disappointing tale about what the winners didn't accomplish.
Where's the gushing? Where's...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 9:45 PM
Look past the cascade of records quarterback Matt Barkley and wide receiver Robert Woods set Saturday in USC's 50-6 rout of Colorado at the Coliseum and you'll see why the Trojans had some concerns after what should have been a purely happy romp through...
| Oct 28, 2012
TUCSON, Ariz. — Marqise Lee dropped to the desert floor as if deliriously parched, covering his head with his hands and kicking his legs.
He eventually stood up and walked slowly across the Arizona Stadium field with tears steaming down his cheeks....
| Nov 3, 2012
| 10:40 PM
The game had long since ended, yet the right-hand number on the scoreboard was still glowing, just below where the Olympic flame was still burning.
On this most scorching, chilling of nights, they looked identical.
Sixty-two points? At the Coliseum?...