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Miscommunication not helping USC quarterback competition

Miscommunication not helping USC quarterback competition LOS ANGELES — Trying to walk the tightrope of an in-season quarterback competition, where USC finds itself eight games into this campaign, requires a deft touch. There has to be communication between all parties, so everyone is on the same page and understands their roles. That does not appear […]

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USC’s Kedon Slovis pushes forward in light of quarterback competition

USC’s Kedon Slovis pushes forward in light of quarterback competition LOS ANGELES — For now, you might have to call it a “cold” quarterback competition at USC. As the Trojans look to settle who will be their starting quarterback Saturday against Oregon State, the upstart Jaxson Dart was not at practice Tuesday as he remains […]

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Chargers name Justin Herbert starting quarterback for the rest of the season

Chargers name Justin Herbert starting quarterback for the rest of the season Chargers coach Anthony Lynn announced Thursday that Justin Herbert will be the starting quarterback over Tyrod Taylor moving forward this season. “I wanted this to play out,” Lynn said. “I’ve seen enough.” Herbert has had three consecutive impressive starts since taking over for […]

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USC’s quarterback depth takes a hit with injuries to JT Daniels and backup Matt Fink

USC’s quarterback depth takes a hit with injuries to JT Daniels and backup Matt Fink USC could have only one healthy scholarship quarterback when it hosts Arizona State on Saturday. JT Daniels, the Trojans’ starter through the first seven games, suffered a possible concussion late in a 41-28 loss at Utah over the weekend, leaving […]

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Quarterback Wilton Speight steps up for UCLA with Dorian Thompson-Robinson’s status unclear

Quarterback Wilton Speight steps up for UCLA with Dorian Thompson-Robinson’s status unclear LOS ANGELES — The last two times Wilton Speight stepped on the field for a football game the quarterback left injured both times. First it was at Michigan. Then it was in his UCLA debut in September. So when the grad transfer had […]

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Freshman quarterback JT Daniels dazzles in first USC scrimmage

Freshman quarterback JT Daniels dazzles in first USC scrimmage LOS ANGELES — JT Daniels wasted little time turning heads at USC’s first scrimmage of training camp Saturday at the Coliseum. Upon his first snap, Daniels paced in the pocket, then lofted a pass along the sideline to Amon-Ra St. Brown. The football had traveled close […]

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USC quarterback Sam Darnold’s career may have come full circle

USC quarterback Sam Darnold’s career may have come full circle DALLAS — Sam Darnold’s college career could end where it started, at AT&T Stadium, in Arlington, Texas. On Labor Day weekend last year, Darnold, then a talented yet inexperienced backup quarterback, entered for Max Browne early in the third quarter of USC’s thumping by top-ranked […]

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