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Thorpe Award, Heisman Trophy and Olympics all goals of USC's Adoree' Jackson
Thorpe Award, Heisman Trophy and Olympics all goals of USC's Adoree' Jackson

There’s no dream too big for USC sophomore Adoree’ Jackson. Jackson, who plays cornerback, receiver and kick returner, is intent about winning the Thorpe Award -- for the top defensive back in college football --  Heisman Trophy and a medal in track and field at the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Jackson, 5 feet 11 and 185 pounds, said he crafted his goals growing up in Belleville, Ill., to prove to his city “that you can do anything you want if you put your mind to it.” Jackson was a freshman All-American last season. He deflected 10 passes, caught three touchdown passes and returned two kickoffs for touchdowns. In track and field, he said he was...

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