Steve Sarkisian

Former USC football coach Steve Sarkisian speaks to media on Aug. 25, 2015, apologizing for his drunken appearance at a team rally the weekend prior. (Nick Ut/AP)

Ex-49er warned USC about Sarkisian

LOS ANGELES — Two days after USC hired Steve Sarkisian as head…

 

As college football programs across the country are losing their coaches, David Shaw is calmly leading Stanford to contend for the Pac-12 Championship. (Timothy J. Gonzalez/AP)

In sea of Sarks, Shaw a rock

College football, I’m disgusted to say, is more professional these days than…

 

Steve Sarkisian was terminated  by USC on Monday. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

At last, Sarkisian in better place

It took some time, too much time, but USC finally got it…

 

Southern California head football coach Steve Sarkisian was fired by the university on Monday. (Mark J. Terrill/AP)

USC fires troubled Sarkisian

LOS ANGELES — Southern California fired Steve Sarkisian on Monday, one day…

Southern California head football coach Steve Sarkisian was fired by the university on Monday. (Mark J. Terrill/AP)
Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian yells at an official late in the fourth quarter against Washington during an NCAA college football game Thursday. Washington won 17-12. (Paul Rodriguez/The Orange County Register via AP)

USC coach Steve Sarkisian taking indefinite leave of absence

LOS ANGELES — Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian is taking an indefinite…

Southern California coach Steve Sarkisian yells at an official late in the fourth quarter against Washington during an NCAA college football game Thursday. Washington won 17-12. (Paul Rodriguez/The Orange County Register via AP)
Southern California NCAA college football coach Steve Sarkisian speaks to media before football practice in Los Angeles on Tuesday. (Nick Ut/AP)

USC makes crisis worse

Don’t stop at institutional arrogance. Slog downward toward insufferable hypocrisy, the enabling…

Southern California NCAA college football coach Steve Sarkisian speaks to media before football practice in Los Angeles on Tuesday. (Nick Ut/AP)