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Jard Work: USC Notebook

Jenkins requested the music.

There was music in the air this week as Ohio State got ready to head out west and face USC, but it was not exactly pleasing to the ears for the Buckeyes. Get the full story on that, plus notes on who Brian Hartline thinks will be the best linebacker on the field Saturday, what the game has in common with OSU's trip to Texas in 2006 and more in this notebook.

At first glance, Malcolm Jenkins might not seem like the first candidate to request to hear the USC fight song being played. After all, as a senior captain for Ohio State who also plays cornerback, Jenkins knows that hearing the USC fight song likely means his troops have just given up a big play or a touchdown. But as the Buckeyes have prepared for the Trojans, they have been subjected to "Fight... Recommended Stories

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