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ANDREW LAWRENCE
August 22, 2012
With the postseason ban lifted and much of their talent intact, the Trojans are raring to storm back into national title contention
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August 22, 2012

Usc Trojans

With the postseason ban lifted and much of their talent intact, the Trojans are raring to storm back into national title contention

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20 TDS AND 2,765 YARDS NEEDED BY MATT BARKLEY TO BREAK MATT LEINART'S AND CARSON PALMER'S RESPECTIVE USC CAREER PASSING MARKS.

KEY RETURNEES

QB MATT BARKLEY SENIOR

Pinpoint accuracy (his 69.1% completion rate broke an 18-year-old school record), poise (eight sacks in 446 passing attempts) and a never-say-die personality are why this fourth-year starter is a Heisman favorite.

LB HAYES PULLARD SOPHOMORE

The 6' 1" 235-pounder generated four sacks and two forced fumbles while becoming the first freshman in 58 seasons—along with fellow backer Dion Bailey, the conference defensive freshman player of the year—to lead the Trojans in tackles, with 81 apiece.

WR ROBERT WOODS JUNIOR

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