The true freshman beats out a recovering Aaron Corp for the starting spot in the first game.
Three Trojans have a shot to fill in for Armond Armstead at the starting defensive end position.
ESPN’s Sept. 12 telecast will be used as a barometer to test 3-D broadcasts and fan reaction.
Quarterback Aaron Corp looks solid in his return, renewing his bid to be the starter.
The quarterback is expected to practice today, but injured linemen will be out longer.
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The line returns only one full-time starter but has plenty of depth to combat key losses.
New coach Brian Schneider gives the unit more focus, while Jacob Harfman shakes up the field.
Over the years, guard Jeff Byers has provided leadership and even financial advice.
All five starters return to an offensive line unit regarded by many as the nation’s best.