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Lined Up Behind Leinart
Austin Murphy
April 18, 2005
Barring disaster, Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart (who's recovering from January elbow surgery) will direct the Trojans' offense in '05. Who'll get the keys after that? The candidates:
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April 18, 2005

Lined Up Behind Leinart

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Barring disaster, Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart (who's recovering from January elbow surgery) will direct the Trojans' offense in '05. Who'll get the keys after that? The candidates:

John David Booty Leinart's decision to return for a fifth year had to bum out the 6'3", 195-pound sophomore, who graduated from high school a year early to enroll at USC in 2003. In a clear-cut battle for the No. 2 spot this spring, Booty has outplayed redshirt freshman ...

Rocky Hinds The 6'4", 225-pound lefty is USC's strongest running threat at quarterback, but he tended to spray the ball this spring and may end up at a different position after the arrival of ...

Mark Sanchez One of the prized recruits of 2005, the 6'4", 215-pound Mission Viejo ( Calif.) High product (who's expected to redshirt this year) has stood behind the huddle virtually every day of spring practice, soaking up the offense and looking forward to '06.

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