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Pullard's leadership crucial for Trojans

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Hayes Pullard made the offseason decision to forego the NFL draft and return to USC for his redshirt senior season. Now, the redshirt senior is tasked to lead a young group of players through another transition...

When five of his underclassmen teammates were announcing to leave USC early for the NFL draft, redshirt senior Hayes Pullard was recommitting to the Trojans. The Trojans are lucky to have him back. This, apparent enough during a voluntary 7on7 throwing session in which Pullard was the most veteran player on Cromwell Field amongst a dozen teammates. He led the likes of sophomore defensive...

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