RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Matt Barkley

A collection of news and information related to Matt Barkley published by this site and its partners.

Top Matt Barkley Articles

Displaying items 100-110
  • Seeking next level, not leveling off, UCLA opens season Saturday

    Seeking next level, not leveling off, UCLA opens season Saturday
    UCLA is trying to redefine itself. It used to be that keeping the USC drum major from sticking a toy sword in the Rose Bowl turf constituted a victory over the Trojans. Leaning on the Pac-12 Conference to remove from its promotional video the clip...
  • USC fires Lane Kiffin as football coach

    USC fires Lane Kiffin as football coach
    Lane Kiffin, who has coached USC’s football team since 2010, has been relieved of his duties, Athletic Director Pat Haden announced early Sunday. Kiffin was fired hours after the Trojans lost to Arizona State, 62-41, at Tempe, Ariz. The loss...
  • Top Ten issues impacting NFL's 2013 season

    Top Ten issues impacting NFL's 2013 season
    As the opening of NFL training camps creeps closer, so does confrontation with critical concerns on top teams. The outcome of these issues will have a major impact on the drama and results of the 2013 season. Some of the teams expecting to contend for...
  • Quarterback Cody Kessler eager for fresh start at USC

    Quarterback Cody Kessler eager for fresh start at USC
    No more looking over his shoulder. No more worrying about making mistakes. Instead, Cody Kessler can embrace the start of his tenure as USC's starting quarterback. A day after Coach Lane Kiffin announced Kessler had been chosen over Max Wittek,...
  • New Eagles Coach Chip Kelly brings his fast-forward football to NFL

    New Eagles Coach Chip Kelly brings his fast-forward football to NFL
    PHILADELPHIA — Chip Kelly's star receiver at the University of New Hampshire had a standard comeback when a defensive player talked trash. Recalled record-breaking pass catcher David Ball: "Whenever they would chirp, the only thing I would say...
  • As NFL teams open camps, questions abound about NFC clubs

    As NFL teams open camps, questions abound about NFC clubs
    The AFC has the Lombardi Trophy. The NFC has everything else. That is, the NFC boasts last season's most valuable player, Minnesota's Adrian Peterson; offensive rookie of the year, Washington's Robert Griffin III; defensive rookie of the year,...
  • UCLA Bruins picked to win Pac-12 Conference's South Division

    UCLA Bruins picked to win Pac-12 Conference's South Division
    UCLA guard Xavier Su'a-Filo had yet to play his first football game the last time this happened. Linebacker Anthony Barr was just another elementary school kid. Some of the incoming freshmen on the Bruins' roster weren't too long out of diapers. In a...
  • Philadelphia Eagles' Matt Barkley has that out-of-pocket feeling

    Philadelphia Eagles' Matt Barkley has that out-of-pocket feeling
    PHILADELPHIA — Matt Barkley hasn't even played in his first NFL exhibition game, and already the Philadelphia Eagles rookie quarterback has his ring. It's made of black rubber, and he wears it on his left hand, a temporary wedding band Barkley...
  • USC has no clear favorite to start at quarterback

    USC has no clear favorite to start at quarterback
    Max Wittek took snaps from the first-team center during warmups, was first up when quarterbacks began throwing passes to receivers and again during seven-on-seven drills. Cody Kessler took the first snap with the offense during a pre-workout drill and...
  • UCLA's Brett Hundley knows staying in school could help or hurt

    UCLA's Brett Hundley knows staying in school could help or hurt
    UCLA quarterback Brett Hundley could look across the city last season and see the perils of staying in school. Former USC quarterback Matt Barkley, whom many thought to be a first-round pick after his junior season, came back for a senior year. The...
  • USC football: Backup quarterback Max Wittek is ready if needed

    USC football: Backup quarterback Max Wittek is ready if needed
    USC quarterback Max Wittek remains ready if needed. In the days leading up to last season's game against Notre Dame, Wittek was preparing for his first career start. Now he is Cody Kessler's backup. "I just take every day like I'm needed," Wittek...