| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:18 AM
Welcome back to the USC Now mailbag!
Do you know what's great about email?
Reading more than 140 characters. Who needs Twitter for questions when we have the good ol' fashioned way.
You wrote in. Here are this week's responses.
Jim Parsons asks: I...
| Jun 8, 2014
| 5:37 PM
Todd McNair is not coaching college or pro football, but the former USC assistant is trying to keep his hand in the sport.
As the defamation lawsuit he filed against the NCAA three years ago makes its way through the court system, McNair is drawing up...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 1:51 PM
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch is under investigation over an alleged assault and personal property damage claim, police in Bellevue, Wash., said Monday.
The Bellevue Police Department said in a release that the 28-year-old Lynch was...
| Jul 31, 2014
| 4:02 PM
Seattle Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch ended his holdout on Thursday after missing the first week of training camp.
Lynch, 28, who is set to make up to $5.5 million this season with the Seahawks including roster bonuses, was looking for a new...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 4:33 PM
Four months after winning the Super Bowl, Pete Carroll is already back in high-gear, post-NFL-draft mode, chasing another title. But he always makes time to defend USC.
The Seattle Seahawks' rout of the Denver Broncos in February made Carroll only the...
| May 30, 2014
| 9:44 AM
Clippers owner Donald Sterling ran his mouth in a racially insensitive manner and is walking away with a cool $2 billion.
That seems to be the general reaction of many folks after Thursday's news that Sterling's wife, Shelly, has agreed to sell the team...
| Aug 22, 2014
| 6:06 AM
The Chicago Bears’ defensive rebuild is one of the biggest themes of this season, and a key subplot therein is tackling. The Bears’ tackling woes were a major component of their collapse in 2013, so their competency in that area this season...
| Aug 11, 2014
| 9:07 PM
USC tailbacks did not need friends, family members or reporters to point out the situation.
They all knew Coach Steve Sarkisian took over the Trojans program after a final season at Washington that featured a fast-paced offense with one distinguishing...
| Aug 6, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Pete Carroll was sure about Seattle. And Seattle was … cautiously optimistic about Pete Carroll.
Here's proof: In 2010, his first season as coach of the Seahawks, Carroll made his "Win Forever" book available at booths and the team store at the...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:24 AM
Gary Uberstine, the founder and CEO of the Los Angeles-based Premier Sports & Entertainment management firm, has sold a townhouse in Manhattan Beach for $3.139 million.
Located in the Gas Lamp section, the Tuscan-style residence has 2,520 square feet of...
| Aug 8, 2014
| 9:08 PM
After a week of training camp practices, USC players will wake up Saturday to something relatively novel:
A day off from workouts.
It is the first of four scheduled off days for the Trojans before their Aug. 30 opener against Fresno State.