Assessing the newcomers

Several new Trojans have made an impact in first third of the 2012 season

Updated: September 25, 2012, 1:11 PM ET
By Garry Paskwietz | WeAreSC
LOS ANGELES -- As the Trojans reach the bye week, here's an update on the newcomers to the USC roster this season:

LB Jabari Ruffin: Ruffin will likely redshirt this season unless depth issues become a concern. He's seen time in practice at both outside linebacker spots and has looked good at times. He's an athletic player with nice size.

[+] EnlargeNelson Agholor
Gary A. Vasquez/US PresswireNelson Agholor has shown glimpses of his immense upside and should get increasing work as the season moves on.
WR Nelson Agholor: This one just seems like a rocket ready to go off. Agholor gave a taste of his explosive abilities against Stanford with a long run after a catch and a couple memorable special-teams plays. There's a lot more of that coming from him in the future.

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