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Practice Report: Tailback Talk

Buck Allen (Kevin Carden Photo)

Practice report from the Trojans' Saturday scrimmage, including coaches Kiffin and Polamalu addressing the lack of depth at tailback.

The Trojans' scrimmage Saturday was a bit of a paradox. Using three tailbacks in Curtis McNeal, D.J. Morgan newly healthy Buck Allen and relying heavily on Soma Vainuku, one unfamiliar with the USC team would hardly guess the program lacks depth in the backfield. A day after the university announced that newly anointed tailback Tre Madden would miss the 2012 season after tearing a ligament in his...

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