Stanford VS USC, LIVE STREAM 2017. No. 6 USC vs. No. 14 Stanford: TV info, scouting report and prediction
The Cardinal took down their opponent 62-7, with RB Bryce Love doing most of the damage, rushing for 180 yards on 13 carries, including one for a touchdown. The Cardinal continue one recent trend: running through USC’s defensive line. … The backfield tandem of Bryce Love and Cameron Scarlett replace Christian McCaffrey, who tormented the Trojans three times over two seasons. … Quarterback Keller Chryst is fully recovered from an ACL tear from last year’s Sun Bowl. QB Keller Chryst was efficient, completing 14-of-24 passes for 253 yards and two touchdowns. Stanford will return to the United States to a bigger challenge in USC, but one that they should definitely be prepared for.
On the other hand, USC played Western Michigan at home in Los Angeles this past weekend. Many expected the Trojans to roll past their opponent without much challenge. Yet, it was anything but for QB Sam Darnold and Co. The game was tied headed into the final quarter, but RB Ronald Jones II and USC scored 28 points in the final frame to close the game out. The reason: Stanford stopped being bullied around and did some bullying of its own. While the Trojans hold a 59-32-3 edge, the Cardinal have controlled the last decade and entered 2017 on a three-game winning streak.
This matchup is going to be one for the ages, as the Northern California team in Stanford heads to Southern California to continue an age-old rivalry.It’s totally a rivalry, from the Stanford perspective,” Rule of Tree’s Cameron Satterlee said. “It’s always a must-win game, and it always carries weight in the Pac-12 race. Beyond being just an important game, there’s a very tangible emotional element for Stanford fans. Will Darnold and Co. prevail or will Love and Co. run wild over the USC defense