Greg Katz

Greg Katz

Katz has been with WeAreSC since 2002, which includes contributions to Scout and ESPN.com. A member of the Football Writers Association.

Posts by Greg Katz 395 results

IMHO Sunday: The flyover

Greg Katz – WeAreSC.com In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. The name game: According to a report in the Sports Business Daily but not yet finalized, it appears that the Coliseum has a new title sponsor in United Airlines. So, for the Western Michigan opener should we expect a ...

O/NSO: Ranking the 2017 road trips edition

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC.com The Obvious: The 2017 USC Trojans will have five road games this season, and while cardinal and gold fans have been distracted by recent Coliseum renovation and 2019 seat relocation information, now is the time to make plans for any or all 2017 Trojans road games, which will take the faithful to Cal, Washington State, ...

IMHO Sunday: What would Pete say?

Greg Katz – WeAreSC.com In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. For Pete’s sake: If Pete Carroll (photo above  - on left) was the current Trojans head football coach, do you think he’d have given his blessing to the Coliseum capacity being decreased from 93,607, to 77,500 and a ...

O/NSO: Mother’s Day edition

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC.com The Obvious: Sunday marks a very important recognition day for mothers everywhere, as Mother’s Day is again upon us. The Not So Obvious: First, the O/NSO wishes all those cardinal and gold mothers a very special recognition for being the rock in all of our lives. For USC football players, moms and even grandmot...

IMHO Sunday: The brochure

Greg Katz – WeAreSC.com In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. Never a dull moment: Upon receipt of the Trojans’ new colorful Coliseum renovations brochure - as it pertains to new seating location blueprints, restoration gifts, and additional Trojan Club donations for priority ...

O/NSO: Pac-12 spring games edition

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC.com The Obvious: Last weekend marked the official end of Pac-12 Conference spring football practices and spring games and the beginning of the long wait until the first kickoff in late August. The Not So Obvious: As it pertains to Pac-12 spring football games, there were a variety of formats. The USC Trojans chose to ...

IMHO Sunday: Living the Sunday dream

Greg Katz – WeAreSC.com In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. Read all about it: So, Trojans fans, you might want to do a little bragging to your UCLA and Notre Dame buds by reminding them that after this weekend’s NFL draft, USC is the first school in the nation to reach an ...

O/NSO: Helton/Swann talk restoration edition

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC.com The Obvious: As USC Trojans fans rejoiced over Thursday night’s first-round selection of former corner/ special teams extraordinaire, Adoree’ Jackson, by the Tennessee Titans, Trojans season tickets holders were still abuzz this week regarding a recently received Coliseum restoration email update and video, which ...

IMHO Sunday: Battle of the rivalry renovations

Greg Katz – WeAreSC.com In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. The overhaul: Both the USC Trojans and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish are either in the midst or beginning phases of renovations to their respective and storied football facilities. The Irish got the big construction jump ...

O/NSO: Spring ball hindsight edition

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC.com The Obvious: Like everybody else in the cardinal and gold stratosphere, the O/NSO has our own take on the summation of spring ball; however, unlike everybody else, the O/NSO made final spring predications before spring ball even started in late March. The Not So Obvious: So how did the predictions of pre-spring ...