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Listen in as USC alum Nara Weng brings you the inside access, perspective, and information you need on all things USC Trojans.

Listen in as USC alum Nara Weng brings you the inside access, perspective, and information you need on all things USC Trojans.

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Listen in as USC alum Nara Weng brings you the inside access, perspective, and information you need on all things USC Trojans.

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English


Episodes

Ep. 20: 2020 Football Review, RIP Paul Westphal & Heisman Voting

1/27/2021
Nara welcomes back USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism Associate Professor Jeff Fellenzer to review the 2020 USC football season following a disappointing loss to Oregon in the Pac-12 title game, go over the early recruiting signings, look at USC men's and women's hoops, remember the great Paul Westphal, and discuss how Jeff voted for the Heisman Trophy award. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:01:05:08

Ep. 19: Rally to Ruin Bruins, Pac-12 Title Preview & Hoops on Pause

12/18/2020
Nara is joined by Andy Patton of Trojans Wire to relive yet another USC rally to defeat rival UCLA, preview the Pac-12 Championship vs. Oregon, and discuss the men's basketball season on pause due to a positive Covid-19 test in the program. Plus, the Helton Hot Seat Scale poll has its closest results yet. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:48:39

Ep. 18: Waxing WSU, Broadcasting Stories & Troy Week w/ Tim Brando

12/12/2020
Nara welcomes Fox Sports play-by-play broadcaster, Tim Brando, to talk about being on the road to call games in a pandemic, recap the wipeout of Washington St. and preview the Battle for the Victory Bell with the crosstown Bruins. They also give their ideas on how to fix the College Football Playoff and remember Marv Marinovich. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:01:19:50

Ep. 17: Broadcasting in a Pandemic & WSU Week w/ Petros Papadakis

12/10/2020
Former Trojans running back Petros Papadakis of Fox Sports, KLAC-AM, and The Challenge on NBC Los Angeles joins Nara to discuss his impressions of the USC football team so far and preview the game vs. Washington State. He also gives insight into what his experience has been like broadcasting games from a studio during the Covid-19 pandemic. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:48:42

Ep. 16: Covid-19 Cancels Colorado, Win in Utah & USC vs ND Memories

12/5/2020
In this show, Nara welcomes back Marcas Grant of the NFL Network to discuss the Colorado game being canceled due to positive Covid-19 tests among the Trojans squad, recap the 1st win in Utah in quite some time, reminisce about the USC/Notre Dame game they saw as freshman over Thanksgiving weekend in 1994, and go over the start of basketball season. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:42:32

Ep. 15: Another Comeback Win & Utah Preview

11/21/2020
It was another nail-biter for USC football, this time against the Arizona Wildcats, and Nara goes over the game with returning guest, Mike Yam of the NFL Network and Sirius XM radio. They go through the struggles and good fortune of the Trojans before setting the stage for another road game at Utah. Plus, the Helton Hot Seat Scale poll results, predictions and a quick chat about the upcoming hoops season. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:35:48

Ep. 14: USC Survives Sun Devils & Arizona Preview

11/14/2020
Nara welcomes back Frostee Rucker as his guest co-host for this episode and they break down USC's miraculous comeback against Arizona State before looking forward to the Trojans' trip to Tucson to face the Arizona Wildcats. After losing the competition last season, Frostee hopes his predictions will be better this time around. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:33:08

Ep. 13: 2020 Season and ASU Preview with Pete Arbogast

11/14/2020
Nara welcomes the voice of USC football, Pete Arbogast, to the show to preview the season and the opener vs. Arizona State. They also go over the expectations for the Trojans with a Pac-12 only schedule and what the chances are for a conference title and College Football Playoff berth. And it's the return of game predictions! If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:55:17

Ep. 12: USC Football Preview with Sam Farber

11/7/2020
The Trojans will be playing fall football after all and Nara previews the condensed season with Sam Farber, host of the USC football radio postgame show. They go over how the college season has gone so far for the teams that have been playing and break down what appears to be a favorable Pac-12 schedule for the Trojans. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:43:14

Ep. 11: USC Annenberg Professor Jeff Fellenzer - Part 2

11/5/2020
In Part 2 of their conversation from September, Nara and USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism Associate Professor Jeff Fellenzer talk about Jeff's role as a voter for the Heisman Trophy, how it should be voted on this season and whether Reggie Bush should get his back. They also remember two Trojan baseball greats, Tom Seaver and Mike Gillespie, and discuss who the best player is in USC baseball history. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and...

Duration:00:53:15

Ep. 10: USC Annenberg Professor Jeff Fellenzer - Part 1

10/15/2020
In Part 1 of their conversation from last month, Nara and USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism Associate Professor Jeff Fellenzer address the start of the college football season which, at the time, appeared to not include USC and the Pac-12 in the fall and when sports might resume for the conference with its deal to get daily coronavirus testing for all schools. They also discuss what it's like for Jeff to be teaching classes over Zoom and what the future holds for...

Duration:00:53:19

Ep. 9: Fall Sports Postponements

8/23/2020
The Pac-12 has postponed all sports until 2021 due to the continuing COVID-19 pandemic, meaning no USC football this fall for the first time since 1913. To discuss the medical issues behind why conferences are choosing not to play, Nara welcomes back former Trojans water polo player, Dr. Shamus Carr of the University of Maryland School of Medicine (and soon to be NIH/NCI). They break down the different responses among the Power 5 conferences, whether you can play 2 football seasons in 2021,...

Duration:00:51:50

Ep. 8: Pac-12 Football Schedule and Player Demands

8/9/2020
In this episode, Nara discusses the Pac-12 football schedule release and the #WeAreUnited movement with Pac-12 Network studio host Mike Yam. They go over how the new schedule affects USC, if conference players will really opt-out of playing if their demands aren't met, and if the perception about the Pac-12 actually matches the reality about it. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:36:39

Ep. 7: USC Beach Volleyball Head Coach Dain Blanton

8/2/2020
USC Beach Volleyball head coach and Olympic gold medalist Dain Blanton is Nara's guest to discuss how his first season at the helm of the Trojans' team was cut short by the COVID-19 pandemic and what to look forward to (hopefully) in 2021. They also talk about the return of the AVP with its Champions Cup Series, Blanton's experience in the Olympics, and what can be done about the lack of diversity among beach volleyball players. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this...

Duration:00:48:57

Ep. 6: Baseball Talk with MLB scout Stephen Yoo

7/25/2020
In this episode, Nara gets to talk USC and Major League Baseball with USC alum and Toronto Blue Jays scout Stephen Yoo. They go into Stephen's journey in baseball as a player and scout, what the Trojans need to do to get back to being an elite baseball program, the start of the MLB season, the Korea Baseball Organization, and how the coronavirus pandemic has affected everything. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:41:24

Ep. 5: A Conversation with Brian Jones of CBS Sports

7/1/2020
College football analyst Brian Jones of CBS Sports joins Nara to talk about USC football, how the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted college football, and give his thoughts on the social climate in America. They discuss whether teams will be able to play through positive coronavirus tests, what Clay Helton needs to do to keep his job, the end of USC's forced disassociation with Reggie Bush, and BJ's own personal experiences with the police. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to...

Duration:00:47:37

Ep. 4: A Roundtable on George Floyd, Racism & Sports - Part 2

6/21/2020
In Part 2 of a virtual roundtable following George Floyd's death in Minneapolis to discuss the resulting protests, systemic racism and the effect on the sports world, Nara and fellow Trojans, Marcas Grant of the NFL Network and NFL.com, Corey Olson of KTRH radio in Houston and longtime Minneapolis-area resident Bill Sou dealt with the aftermath of Floyd's death on Drew Brees, Colin Kaepernick, sports leagues, and USC. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and...

Duration:01:09:39

Ep. 3: A Roundtable on George Floyd, Racism & Sports - Part 1

6/14/2020
In the wake of the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis, Nara gathered 3 of his USC classmates, colleagues, and friends for a virtual roundtable to discuss Floyd's death, the resulting protests, systemic racism and the effect on the sports world. Marcas Grant of the NFL Network and NFL.com, Corey Olson of KTRH radio in Houston and longtime Minneapolis-area resident Bill Sou joined him for a wide-ranging talk that had so much to touch on that it had to be broken into 2 parts. Part 1 deals...

Duration:00:44:24

Ep. 2: The State of USC Football Recruiting

6/2/2020
Nara is joined by 247 Sports national recruiting analyst, Greg Biggins, to break down the USC football recruits of 2020 and the 2021 commitments. They go over how the coronavirus pandemic has altered the way coaches and players approach recruiting, how the new assistant coaches have provided a boost for USC's efforts, and who else is on the Trojans' radar. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:41:04

Ep. 1 - The Debut of Everything USC with Nara Weng

5/25/2020
Nara Weng debuts his revamped show that now covers all of USC athletics by bringing on Trojans football radio postgame show host Sam Farber as his guest. They discuss the effects of the COVID-19 coronavirus pandemic on sports and the NCAA Board of Governors decision to support allowing student-athletes to profit from their name, image and likeness. Nara & Sam also touch on how USC football recruiting is going. If you Bleav in Everything USC, you need to listen to this podcast and Fight On!

Duration:00:47:48