Trojan Talk Podcast
Michael Calvin Jones and Spencer Harris explain how Stay Doubted and BLVD are going to allow USC to compete in new NIL-driven world of recruiting

Michael Calvin Jones and Spencer Harris explain how Stay Doubted and BLVD are going to allow USC to compete in new NIL-driven world of recruiting

July 15, 2022

Stay Doubted CEO Michael Calvin Jones and Spencer Harris, USC football's former director of player personnel who is now heading up the BLVD division of Stay Doubted, detail the Trojans' new NIL venture and how it works.

How is it different from a "Collective" and why is it a preferred alternative to what other schools are doing in the NIL space? How much can USC athletes make on NIL through this structure? How does the move to the Big Ten impact USC's NIL upside? We cover that and more.

And then Harris offers his perspective on working with Lincoln Riley for seven months and the changes that have happened within the football program.

Talking USC-Big Ten ramifications with the LA Times’ Brady McCollough, plus new USC baseball coach Andy Stankiewicz

Talking USC-Big Ten ramifications with the LA Times’ Brady McCollough, plus new USC baseball coach Andy Stankiewicz

July 8, 2022

Los Angeles Times national college sports reporter Brady McCollough returns to the show to discuss all angles and tentacles of USC's seismic move to the Big Ten and what it means for the Trojans, the Big Ten, the Pac-12 and college football as a whole.

And then new USC baseball coach Andy Stankiewicz comes on to talk about taking over the Trojans program, his expectations, the roster he inherits, his big league career and more.

USC recruiting talk with Rivals national recruiting director Adam Gorney

USC recruiting talk with Rivals national recruiting director Adam Gorney

June 19, 2022

As USC wraps up its biggest recruiting weekend of the summer, we bring on Rivals national recruiting analyst Adam Gorney to talk about the latest on some top Trojans targets and also the new Rivals rankings, which saw several USC recruits make big leaps.

Analyst Max Browne and the OC Register’s Adam Grosbard reflect on USC spring practice

Analyst Max Browne and the OC Register’s Adam Grosbard reflect on USC spring practice

May 2, 2022

Host Ryan Young is joined by former USC QB Max Browne, who shares his takeaways from the spring game, what he saw from the quarterbacks, a strong take on Miller Moss' future, what we learned about the offense this spring and more. 

Then USC beat writer Adam Grosbard, from the OC Register, joins the show to reflect on the spring as a whole, the impact transfers, other stock risers and the way the Trojans have fully bought into Lincoln Riley.

Previewing USC spring practice with former Trojans QB Max Browne and The Athletic’s Antonio Morales

Previewing USC spring practice with former Trojans QB Max Browne and The Athletic’s Antonio Morales

March 22, 2022

USC starts spring football practice Tuesday and we break it down from every angle, discussing and debating the key storylines, our expectations, players to watch, why Caleb Williams deserves the hype and much more with former Trojans QB Max Browne and The Athletic's Antonio Morales.

Wide-ranging interview with USC executive senior associate athletic director Brandon Sosna

Wide-ranging interview with USC executive senior associate athletic director Brandon Sosna

February 6, 2022

USC executive senior associate athletic director Brandon Sosna returns to the Trojan Talk podcast for his second appearance as we cover a wide range of topics from Lincoln Riley to the transfer portal to NIL and more. 

Max Browne breaks down Lincoln Riley’s offense and new USC OT Bobby Haskins joins the show

Max Browne breaks down Lincoln Riley’s offense and new USC OT Bobby Haskins joins the show

December 31, 2021

Our resident TrojanSports.com analyst Max Browne, the former QB, joins host Ryan Young to dissect what makes Lincoln Riley's offenses so elite and prodigious, what the major differences will be for the Trojans in 2022 on that side of the ball and which players benefit the most from Riley's arrival.

Then, new USC offensive tackle Bobby Haskins, the transfer from Virginia, joins the show to discuss his transfer portal experience and why the Trojans were the right fit for him.

Former USC QB Kedon Slovis goes in-depth on his decision to transfer, his future and everything that transpired this fall

Former USC QB Kedon Slovis goes in-depth on his decision to transfer, his future and everything that transpired this fall

December 19, 2021

Exclusive interview with now-former USC QB Kedon Slovis about his decision to enter the transfer portal, how he looks at the future and how he looks back on his time with the Trojans.

 

We cover a lot of ground, from his relationship with OC Graham Harrell and interim head coach Donte Williams, the ups and downs of his three years at USC and his conversations with new coach Lincoln Riley before making his decision.

Instant reaction to USC hiring Lincoln Riley, with our analyst Max Browne

Instant reaction to USC hiring Lincoln Riley, with our analyst Max Browne

November 29, 2021

Former USC QB turned analyst Max Browne joins TrojanSports.com publisher Ryan Young for an instant-reaction discussion about the Trojans' HUGE news Sunday that Lincoln Riley is leaving Oklahoma to become the new USC head coach.

The L.A. Times‘ Ryan Kartje discusses his feature on USC AD Mike Bohn and The Athletic‘s Antonio Morales talks coaching search and 2022 roster

The L.A. Times‘ Ryan Kartje discusses his feature on USC AD Mike Bohn and The Athletic‘s Antonio Morales talks coaching search and 2022 roster

November 26, 2021

The Los Angeles Times' Ryan Kartje joins the show to discuss his very in-depth feature story on USC athletic director Mike Bohn and what insight he can apply to this ongoing coaching search that should be wrapping up soon for the Trojans.

And The Athletic's Antonio Morales returns to the program to talk about his poll of USC football parents, his pulse on the coaching search, why Matt Campbell would make for a very good hire and what the new coach will be inheriting on both sides of the ball.

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