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Matt Barkley

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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • 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,...
  • Anthony Barr is more than UCLA's poster boy

    Anthony Barr is more than UCLA's poster boy
    Headline writers can cease and desist. Reporters should dial it down a notch. Cliche-leaning bloggers need to give this a rest. Barr none, Barr code, raising the Barr ... UCLA linebacker Anthony Barr has heard them all. Pun is fun, folks, but move on....
  • 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,...
  • Mariners fan catches foul ball with his beer

    Mariners fan catches foul ball with his beer
    Apparently baseball and beer really do go together. During a game between the Mariners and the Astros on Wednesday, a Mariners fan was faced with a very tough decision. While holding a draft beer in his hand (and those things are mighty expensive at...
  • Ravens join NFL teams in Indianapolis for this week's scouting combine

    Ravens join NFL teams in Indianapolis for this week's scouting combine
    NFL teams already have their stopwatches poised to time draft prospects at the annual scouting combine that begins Wednesday in Indianapolis. Should Notre Dame inside linebacker Manti Te'o or Georgia inside linebacker Alec Ogletree plummet to the...
  • Tavon Austin, other random NFL combine thoughts

    Tavon Austin, other random NFL combine thoughts
    The NFL’s annual pre-draft meat market wraps up Tuesday, but one of the players generating the most buzz at the NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis was former Dunbar star Tavon Austin. His 4.34 in the 40-yard dash Sunday validated the gigabytes...
  • Reader Q&A: Dan Pompei's Bears mailbag

    If Manti Te'o drops to the Bears do you take him? Also, if Matt Barkley drops to the second round do you take a gamble on him to groom him for the future? -- Tim Miller, Endwell, N.Y. I would consider Te'o if I were the Bears, without a doubt, and take...
  • Virgen's View: Barkley, Walters among four honored at Mater Dei

    For Matt Barkley Thursday was a return to the school where he made his name and received an honor that football coach Bruce Rollinson said was long overdue. Jon Walters called his feat a culmination of the work he had put in during his time at Mater Dei...