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Dorm Report: Orgeron not USC's answer, not yet

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - It never ceases to amaze how much winning can wash away the negative feelings surrounding a program.Just over a month ago, the USC Trojans were being buried as a once-proud program crumbling in the wake of the Lane Kiffin era. Fans wanted answers while the men in charge, like athletic director Pat Haden, were in the throes of another major dilemma affecting their premier squad.Fast forward to today and suddenly the Trojans' concerns have been alleviated, to a degree, and fans are beginning to think the next era at USC is beginning.Since Kiffin was unceremoniously fired and left in an airport parking lot following a 62-41 loss to Arizona State in late September, the Trojans have pulled off wins in three of four contests, with the most recent a rather impressive, 31-14 triumph in Corvallis over the pass-happy Oregon State Beavers.The recent string of success has some wondering if interim head coach Ed Orgeron is well on his way to stripping off the ...

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