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Reggie Bush was once a king at USC, but he returns to the Coliseum as an asterisk in the record books

Reggie Bush was once a king at USC, but he returns to the Coliseum as an asterisk in the record books

Reggie Bush is coming back Sunday to a place where he once was a king but now is a ghost.

There are no pictures of him on campus or at the Coliseum. His Heisman Trophy is gone, as is his jersey. All of his records have been vacated, replaced in the football media guide by more than 100 asterisks.

Bush was at the center of an NCAA investigation that led to some of the most severe sanctions in college sports history. The NCAA found that Bush and his family accepted cash and other benefits from would-be agents while he was playing for the Trojans. As part of the penalties, USC’s football team was banned from bowl games for two years and lost 30 scholarships. The...

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