| Apr 26, 2010
| 4:33 PM
Notre Dame needs more work before it is ready for the season opener....
| Jan 30, 2010
| 10:12 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Stafon Johnson can take a hit.
Four months after suffering near-fatal throat injuries, the former USC running back proved that this week as NFL coaches and scouts looked on during practices for the Senior Bowl.
But Johnson is eager to...
| Feb 25, 2010
The No. 1 question heading into this week's NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis is just that -- the No. 1 question.
Who will emerge from the Combine with the inside track on becoming the top pick in April's draft?
Defense is likely to dominate the...
| Jan 24, 2011
| 12:37 AM
LOS ANGELES -- Former USC running back Stafon Johnson is suing the school after a weightlifting accident that nearly killed him.
Johnson has called a news conference this afternoon to announce a personal injury lawsuit against the university.
| Jan 24, 2011
| 6:31 PM
LOS ANGELES (AP) - Former Southern California running back Stafon Johnson sued the university and an assistant conditioning coach on Monday for negligence in the weight-room accident that crushed his throat in 2009.
The lawsuit filed in Los...
| Aug 31, 2008
Maybe they'll feel differently after viewing the tape. Or if they embark on a significant winning streak. Or if Southern California proves unbeatable.
But in the immediate aftershock of their nationally televised football flogging Saturday, Virginia's...
| Nov 3, 2008
LOS ANGELES -- As expected, the Washington-USC game was a one-sided affair from the start. And now, the hapless Huskies stand alone as the nation's only winless major team.
Mark Sanchez completed 15 of 19 passes for 167 yards and two touchdowns to...
| Sep 12, 2009
| 8:55 PM
COLUMBUS, Ohio-- Backed up to their own goal line, Matt Barkley and Joe McKnight drove into Southern California lore.
Barkley, the freshman quarterback, and McKnight, the shifty tailback, made big play after big play, and Stafon Johnson capped one of the...
| Sep 19, 2009
Southern California was leveled by another post- Ohio State funk, taken down by upstart Washington with a late drive that must have looked familiar to the Trojans.
Erik Folk kicked a 22-yard field goal with 3 seconds remaining and the Huskies' fired-up...
| Sep 20, 2009
| 8:06 AM
SEATTLE -- Southern California's Stafon Johnson stayed face down on the turf. Jubilant Washington players and fans stepped over him, on their way to a riotous purple party that stretched from goal line to goal line.
USC coach Pete Carroll was forced to...
| Sep 26, 2009
Matt Barkley's bruised right shoulder performed just about as well as Southern California's entire offense. It was far from perfect, yet plenty good enough to beat Washington State.
Barkley threw two long touchdown passes in 9 seconds during the first...