USC suspended sophomore LB Osa Masina for the season-opener against Alabama due to a violation of team rules.
USC redshirt senior T Chad Wheeler will not start the season-opener against Alabama due to a foot injury.
USC head coach Clay Helton named sophomore Chuma Edoga the starting LT for Saturday's game against Alabama.
USC redshirt freshman QB Sam Darnold has no plans to transfer.
USC HC Clay Helton named redshirt junior QB Max Browne the starter for the coming season.
ESPN's Todd McShay notes that USC junior WR JuJu Smith-Schuster "does a great job of creating late separation when the ball is in the air, but his route running needs some work."
Former USC HC Steve Sarkisian indicated that he is open to a possible return to coaching in the future.
USC sophomore RB Ronald Jones II has been working to improve his pass-blocking during the offseason.
USC junior WR JuJu Smith-Schuster left Friday's practice with a sprained right toe.
USC earned a verbal commitment from four-star 2017 DE Hunter Echols.
USC received a verbal commitment from four-star 2017 T Alijah Vera-Tucker
USC HC Clay Helton indicated that he would name the team's starting quarterback on August 20.
CBS Sports' Dane Brugler says NFL scouts want to see USC redshirt senior T Zach Banner "improve his mental focus and overall consistency as a senior before stamping him with an early round grade."
USC junior CB/WR Adoree Jackson wants to shadow Alabama star WR Calvin Ridley in the 2016 season against Alabama.
NFL.com's Daniel Jeremiah compares USC junior CB/WR Adoree' Jackson to the Cincinnati Bengals' Adam Jones.