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Finally, George Farmer shows what he can do
Finally, George Farmer shows what he can do

George Farmer lined up wide to the right and sensed the moment. The USC receiver had persevered through a position change, a comeback from major knee surgery and years of constant comparisons to All-Americans Robert Woods and Marqise Lee, his former high school and Trojans teammates. So about midway through the first quarter of last month's regular-season finale against Notre Dame at the Coliseum, Farmer tried to contain his excitement. He heard only the first two words of the play call. That was enough. He looked into the face of a Fighting Irish defensive back who lined up across the line of scrimmage. He noticed the defender nervously biting his mouthpiece, as if anticipating...

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