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Robey Serves as True Players' Coach

Nickell Robey, the sophomore cornerback who was a starter as a true freshman last season, has become a players' coach at the position this year.

Telling someone older than you what to do is hardly easy. Nickell Robey said it best: It's awkward. Robey has plenty of experience being that older-but-younger teacher –the sophomore is the leader of USC's secondary, alongside safety T.J. McDonald. The players Robey mentors include Torin Harris, who is a grade above Robey, Tony Burnett, two years older than Robey and Anthony Brown, who came in...

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