Garry Paskwietz

Garry Paskwietz

Began covering the Trojans in 1996 with the Trojan Football Fax. Founded WeAreSC in November 1998 with stints at Scout and ESPN. Emmy-winner while covering high school football at Fox Sports West.

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Recap of Trojans in 2017 NFL Draft

It was a milestone weekend with the 2017 NFL draft for the USC football program. * The first cornerback taken in the first round in school history * The first school in the nation to reach 500 draft picks total (501) * USC also continues to lead the nation with first-round picks (80) Adoree’ Jackson led the way for the Trojans when ...

Adoree’ Jackson to the Titans at #18

USC cornerback Adoree' Jackson was drafted in the first round of the NFL draft by Tennessee Titans with the #18 pick overall. Jackson, the 2016 Thorpe Award winner as the top defensive back in the nation, became the 80th first round draft choice in USC history, the most of any school in the nation. The selection capped a dramatic year for ...

WeAreSC Roundtable (4-27 edition)

In this week's edition of the mailbag we talk about the Trojans in the NFL draft, fall camp availability, running back recruiting and more: SCeeV03 GarryP , who all do you think get drafted this year and do we maintain our lead over the Domers? First of all, I definitely think the lead is maintained over Notre Dame for the most overall ...

WeAreSC Roundtable: Uncommitted Prospects

Give the top five uncommitted prospects on your wish list: Garry Paskwietz 1. WR Amon-Ra St. Brown (Mater Dei): You can never have too many elite playmakers and St. Brown is the best one I’ve seen so far in this class. Fundamentally sound and fast but what stands out to me is how physical he is. 2. LB Solomon Tuliaupupu (Mater Dei): He would ...

Trojan Recruiting Talk (4-25 edition)

Garry Paskwietz Hey Johnny. It's the start of the spring evaluation period for recruiting, always an important time for the coaches to hit the road and make a lot of progress on the recruiting trail. Before we get into it, give us a reset on where things stand numbers-wise for the Trojans right now. Johnny Curren Well, right now the ...

Storylines: Spring Evaluation Period

With the spring recruiting evaluation period getting started it is a critically important time for Clay Helton’s staff to hit the road visiting high schools and checking in with the top prospects on the USC football wish list. Here are some of the storylines to follow over the next month: * Continue the momentum: Things are going well ...

Letuligasenoa commits to USC

The USC football program received some big recruiting news on Sunday when De La Salle defensive tackle Tuli Letuligasenoa announced via social media that he was committing to the Trojans. Letuligasenoa (6-2, 295) is considered one of the top 10 interior defensive linemen in the nation, and one of the top 125 players overall, according to the ...

WeAreSC Mailbag (4-20 edition)

In this edition of the mailbag we discuss the end of USC football spring ball drills, the recent NCAA rule changes, summer workouts and more: Rodgarnay51 Assuming (big assumption) that the starting OL will be Chuma, Toa, Nico, Viane and Brown/Hemsley, I have two related questions: 1) I personally didn't think the offensive line last year ...

2017 USC spring ball review

Now that USC football has concluded spring drills here is a review of what happened over 15 practices on Brian Kennedy-Howard Jones Field. Top performers of spring I’m going to start off with Sam Darnold at the top of the list. There’s no question when watching the Trojans in action that Darnold is in command of his game right now and ...

Roundtable: Spring Ball takeaways

Give your three biggest takeaways from USC football spring ball sessions: Garry Paskwietz Everyone seems to be pulling in the same direction: There is an often-told story about Pete Carroll taking his team to the Coliseum for their first meeting when he was hired as head coach, to have the team take part in a tug-of-war, with the lesson ...