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Discussion in 'GarryP's Trojan Huddle' started by ErikMcKinney, Aug 5, 2019.

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  2. Boselli

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    I don't get to the recruiting forum too often so maybe you have discussed Bijan Robinson who just committed to Texas. Do you think we can get him to flip if we show we are not just all about throwing.... not that I know what we are about yet but Harrell produced a great running back at UNT and he has a stable of potential ALL Pac12 enrolled here right now.
     
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    All I’ve heard over the past 4 - 5 months is, “Can the OL protect the QB?” Or, “Will the QB/WR timing be there?”

    My huge concern is, “Will we be able to run the ball?”
     
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    Erik, What are your thoughts about the limitations on media access to practice that are starting after 8/17? Are they a function of SC simply lining up with what other major programs are doing or do you feel Helton may be trying to hide a little bit from the constant scrutiny? I don't buy the paranoid need for secrecy excuse. Thanks
     
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    Erik, since no QB is standing out in just the first two practices, are you willing to go out on a limp and declare who you think will be the starter?
     
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    Erik, what are your thoughts on Katoa? Do you think he returns to SC after completing his mission?
     
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    Is Graham Harrell's simplified offense potentially easier for an opposing DC to game plan against?
     
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    Your last report on Justin Flowe was that SC was in great shape for him, as long as this season was successful. What changed in that short time?

    Thank you
     
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    We're on track for possibly the worst ranked recruiting class in modern USC football history. Some of that is due to a 5-7 record and the uncertainty around Helton, but like Helton said USC is supposed to recruit itself so they'll always get very good players (supposedly). My question: Is the staff deliberately targeting more underrated, underdeveloped players? If so, is that because all the top recruits are looking elsewhere or because SC is trying a new recruiting strategy, similar to Utah?
     
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    I am very curious how practice and post practice media access - both Fall Camp and regular season - is handled at the other eleven Pac-12 football teams compared to USC. Could you please give a summary for each school on media access; to practice, to the Head Coach, to Assistant Coaches, to individual players, and fan access to practice.
     
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    With all the Hawaiian coaches seems like they target mostly Hawaiian kinds and favorite the Hawaiian kids its going to hurt this team
     
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    Is there someone on the board that can please interpret this for me?
     
  13. TrojanRider4Life

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    What are your thoughts on Kyle Ford? I know that he is limited to start fall camp, but in your opinion; Is he close to going all out and possibly competing for playing time?
     
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    Erik, in Fall practices who so far has impressed you Freshman or otherwise?
     
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    Last year JT threw more than a few floaters that were either picked or miraculously saved by our receivers. It seemed that he was still playing at high school speed. Have you noticed any more zip on his passes? Anything from Harrell that would lead us to believe that JT worked on this issue over Spring and Summer?
     
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    Seems like Harrell needs to see the QBs in live action to make a decision on who should start. How many scrimmages, besides the one on the 17th, will there be?
     
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    Would you be okay with Kedon Slovis being named opening day starter if all the QBs are healthy?
     
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    Is there any indication that this year's team will be tackling better than last year's group? Are the players demonstrating the required physicality and technique to minimize opponents' yards gained after the initial contact?
     
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    Erik,
    I have not read much about Kanai Mauga this past spring or fall. Did he fall of the map? Last spring he was talked up a lot by Clancy. Did his game just go south or is the competition a lot tougher? Could he fit in Jordan’s spot temporarily?
    Fight On!
     

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