Archive for the ‘USC’ Category

Tuesday Evening Punter: Week 4.5

Tuesday, September 30th, 2008

Last week was a bye for the Tuesday Afternoon/Evening/Whatever time of day I get around to writing this item Punter. It is our sincere hope that you noticed. Anyhow, before starting the Week 4.5 Report, here are some "I told you so's" from Week 2.5. Because I don't get to brag ...

McD’s Week Five Picks

Friday, September 26th, 2008

[caption id="attachment_2903" align="alignright" width="134" caption=""I leave more personality in tightly-coiled piles on the lawn." - Brian Griffin, who could have been talking about USC's running game on Thursday."][/caption] Happy Saturday, everyone. It's 9am ET and for some insane reason I'm up and ready to go. Damnit. The games don't kick off ...

Rick Neuheisel Has Already Pulled Even With Pete Carroll

Thursday, September 18th, 2008

Yes, you read it here first, Rick "Skippy" Neuheisel has already caught Pete Carroll. And those are hard words for a big time USC homer to type out. After UCLA's "magical" win against Tennessee in his opening game he confidently led his Bruins into Provo, Utah last week to face ...

McD’s Week 3 Picks

Friday, September 12th, 2008

Football season is in full-swing in pretty much the entire Western Hemisphere, and I'm in such a fantastic mood I don't even want to write a pre-amble to this week's picks. Let's just get right to it. I'm all business, baby. Plus, Kansas/USF is on as I'm typing this. so, ...

USC Song Girls Or UCLA Cheerleaders?

Tuesday, September 9th, 2008

Unless you've been away from the internet for a day or two, you've heard how you - yes you! - can actually rent a USC Song Girl or a UCLA cheerleader for um, your party or function or whatever. We're assuming she won't just come over and entertain you personally, ...

Week 2 Picks: MCD Goes TMQ

Friday, September 5th, 2008

Updates and scores below starting 12 pm Saturday. The world of college football has been rocked once again with scandal. No, not an Oregon defensive tackle meeting with and taking money from an agent before trying to give the money back. No, not yet another allegation about Escalades in Tuscaloosa. The ...

Rick Neuheisel, Always Good For A Laugh

Wednesday, August 27th, 2008

The above, now infamous advertisement appeared in the Los Angeles Times the other day. Frankly, as a USC homer I figured I might find this slightly more hilarious than the rest of the staff...I was wrong. Here are some suggestions we came up with for other text they could have ...

Pac-10 Preview: As Usual, Trojans Take The Fun Out Of A Good Thing

Thursday, August 21st, 2008

The pro-style offense is alive and well in the Pac-10. And, with respect to the Big XII, the Pac-10 is the real home of offensive football in the college ranks. With a couple of notable exceptions, these teams don't feel the need to spread the ball out or stay in ...