Taking A Look At The History Of The No. 21 Pick

From Lynn Swann to Randy Moss and current players contributing in the NFL today, has a look at the players selected with the 21st pick over the years.
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New USC AD Swann supports Helton, touts Trojans' progress

LOS ANGELES (AP) Lynn Swann has no previous experience as a collegiate athletic administrator, let alone running a department with the power and prestige of Southern California. The former Trojans football star says he realizes how much he doesn't know, and he can't wait to learn. USC formally introduced Swann on Thursday as its new athletic director. The Pittsburgh Steelers' Hall...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

USC's hiring of Lynn Swann leaves more questions than answers

Over the past few months, USC has been searching for a new athletic director, and just about everyone expected the hire to be a home run. After all, when you give one of the most resource-rich athletic departments in the country a full two months to make a move, you'd think they'd go big, right?Well, not exactly.Because in a move that only USC could make, they eschewed all the people...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Hall of Famer Lynn Swann named athletic director at USC

LOS ANGELES (AP) Lynn Swann was named Southern California's new athletic director on Wednesday. USC President Max Nikias announced the appointment of the former Trojans receiver, who will succeed Pat Haden on July 1. Swann was among more than 200 candidates considered for the position in charge of the high-profile department, Nikias said. Although Swann has no experience in high...
Via Associated Press
17 days ago  |  Discuss

USC Is Getting Crushed For Its Decision To Hire Lynn Swann As Its New AD

Wednesday afternoon, USC officially announced former Trojans football star Lynn Swann as the school’s next AD, replacing Pat Haden. It didn’t take long for the jokes to starting rolling in. USC is getting crushed – mostly by the media – for hiring an alum with little experience. USC has a reputation, fair or not, for doing this kind of thing. USC is the most predictable...
Via College Spun
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Lynn Swann Named USC’s Next Athletic Director

Pittsburgh Steelers Hall of Fame wide receiver Lynn Swann played his college football at USC and on Wednesday it was announced that he has been named the school’s next Athletic Director. OFFICIAL: Lynn Swann named USC's next Athletic Director. #FightOn — USC Trojans (@USC_Athletics) April 13, 2016 Swann, who... The post Lynn Swann Named USC’s Next...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

USC picks former Trojan, Hall of Fame WR Lynn Swann as next athletic director

Former USC and NFL wide receiver Lynn Swann will become the school's next athletic director in July, replacing Pat Haden, USC announced Wednesday morning. "To his new role, Lynn Swann will bring the heart and soul of a Trojan," USC president Max...
Via The OC Register
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Steelers legend Lynn Swann says Megatron might not be Hall of Famer

Former Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Lynn Swann isn’t so sure Calvin Johnson is a Hall of Famer The 63-year-old, who played with the Steelers from 1974-82, told the Detroit News he isn’t entirely sure Johnson made his team all that better, despite individual talent and ability. “I would think that it would be difficult for Calvin Johnson at this point to be considered...
Via The Comeback
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Lynn Swann: Calvin Johnson not a Hall of Famer

If Calvin Johnson decides to retire this offseason, he will have retired at age 30 like Lynn Swann. The Hall of Fame receiver, however, says that the similarities should end there. According to Swann, Johnson’s accomplishments wouldn’t be enough to get him into the Hall of Fame. “I would think that it would be difficult for Calvin Johnson at this point to be considered...
Via The Sports Daily
February 10, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Mark Richt being recruited to run for Georgia governor

So what will former Georgia football head coach Mark Richt’s next job be? New head coach at Miami? Virginia? South Carolina maybe? How about governor of the Peach State? According to a report from The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, some Georgia Republicans are already trying to entice Richt to run for the party’s nomination in the 2018 Georgia gubernatorial race.  The outgoing...
Via College Spun
December 01, 2015  |  Discuss

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