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Sunday Practice: Silencing the Doubters

Joe McKnight

Joe McKnight has shown flashes of brilliance but also been slowed by nagging injuries, which have caused some to call him an underachiever. The USC tailback has heard the criticism and is now healthy and determined to silence any doubters. Look inside for more on McKnight as well as all the news from Sunday's practice.

McKnight Hopes to Silence Doubters When Pete Carroll went into SEC country and lured Joe McKnight from John Curtis High School in Louisiana to Los Angeles, the young tailback with electric moves was immediately dubbed the next Reggie Bush. On film McKnight looked the part, flashing speed, elusiveness, and a Bush-like ability to make defenders look silly as they tried to flatten the big-name...

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