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: Head coaching nirvana

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. Top ranked: Respected ESPN Pac-12 columnist Ted Miller this past week ranked in order the Pac-12 head coaching football positions 1-12, and Ted proclaimed the USC job as the best head coaching job in the conference, which ...

IMHO Sunday: Victory lap

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. Men of the hour: Steve Sarkisian and his staff deserve all the recruiting flowers and bouquets for their fantastic accomplishments in securing the class of 2015, which has been ranked No. 3 by ESPN and No. 1 from various ...

Inside the Locker Room: USC 45, Nebraska 42

SAN DIEGO -- Notes, quotes and anecdotes from Qualcomm Stadium after the USC Trojans (9-4, 6-3 Pac-12) defeated the Nebraska Cornhuskers (9-4, 5-3 Big Ten) 45-42 in the National University Holiday Bowl on Saturday. Click here to read the full story from the ESPN USC blog

USC history vs Huskers

LOS ANGELES -- It’s big-game week for the USC Trojans of the Pac-12, as it’s just a matter of days before they are challenged by the Nebraska Cornhuskers of the Big Ten in the National University Holiday Bowl. On Saturday evening (5 p.m. PST/ESPN) in San Diego’s Qualcomm Stadium, two of the most storied programs in college football lore ...

A Trojan Holiday?

LOS ANGELES -- Thankfully for USC Trojans first-year head coach Steve Sarkisian, "7-win Sark" will not be the focal point of his first season, not after gaining his eighth win, a 49-14 clobbering of Notre Dame on Saturday in the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum. With the Trojans' convincing victory over the Irish, Sark will be able to take the ...

It’s time for USC vs UCLA

LOS ANGELES -- Yeah baby, it's USC/UCLA Week, the time of the year when Southern California becomes as divided as you and your mother-in-law, and here we go again with the annual war of words. If you didn't think things weren't already verbally heating up last week between the Trojans and Bruins, Oregon State's huge upset over Arizona State ...

IMHO Sunday: Salute aftermath

By Greg Katz – WeAreSC.com In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. The apology: It was confirmed Sunday morning through an apology statement by Trojans head coach Steve Sarkisian and follow-up response by USC Athletic Director Pat Haden that there was inappropriate behavior by Sark in ...

IMHO: The great mystery

By Greg Katz - WeAreSC.com In my humble opinion, cardinal and gold thoughts on what I see, what I hear, and what I think. Clues and more clues: Former Trojans tight end Bryce Dixon (above photo - No. 13) was spotted last week attending the Rising Stars Camp. Is Dixon really gone or is he? If he were really done, would he attend the camp ...

O/NSO: Field of Dreams edition

By Greg Katz – WeAreSC The Obvious: Former 2014 Trojans, junior All-America defensive tackle Leonard Williams and junior All-Pac-12 receiver Nelson Agholor (photo), were selected No. 6 and No. 20 by the New York Jets and Philadelphia Eagles, respectively, in Thursday night’s first round of the 2015 NFL draft. The Not So Obvious: Williams ...

O/NSO: 2015 Spring Practice edition

By Greg Katz – WeAreSC The Obvious: The 2015 USC Trojans spring practice sessions, under head coach Steve Sarkisian and staff, will begin this Tuesday, March 3, on Cromwell Field (3:30 p.m.) in Loker Stadium. The Not So Obvious: For those not familiar with Loker Stadium and Cromwell Field, it’s the track stadium located adjacent to the ...