I needed an extra day before answering questions to recover from that thrilling 102-point effort at Galen Center on Sunday night.
Q: In 2003, did Matt Cassel enter spring training as the favorite in the QB competition?
A: There really wasn’t a true “frontrunner.” Matt Cassel was the veteran, Matt Leinart had potential but was inconsistent and Brandon Hance created buzz because he started for Purdue but battled injuries. Things were muddled until near the end of spring practice.
Q: Did Vontaze Burfict commit to usc?
A: Not officially but he’s already said he is coming to USC.
Q: SW, size what area will be the biggest question or concern during the off season. Fight On!
A: The nose tackle position, the depth at cornerback, the so-so performance at wide receiver, who starts at tailback and who is the long snapper are some of the questions right now. Not to mention the quarterback derb
Q: Did the LB from Hawaii Manti Teo attend USC’s Junior Day and can you please list the 14 players who attended the junior day?
A: Not that I’m aware of. Here’s some names: Jemari Roberts, WR, Long Beach Wilson; Cliff Harris, CB, Fresno Edison cornerback; T.J. McDonald Fresno Edison safety; Marquis Simmons, LB, Dominguez; Morrell Presley, TE, Carson; Chris Metcalf, LB, Compton; Patrick Hall, Ath, St. Bonaventure; Randall Carroll, WR, Cathedral; Devin Kennard, DL, Phoenix; Shaquelle Evans, WR, Inglewood; Devon Flournoy, WR, Birmingham; Kevin Graf, OT, Agoura and Matt Barkley, QB, Mater Dei.