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2020 #USCtotheNFL Wild Card Recap + Divisional Preview

Jan 11, 2021

The NFL Playoffs kicked off last weekend, and Trojans made big plays in nearly every game.

Colts WR Michael Pittman Jr. had a big day against the Bills, catching 5 passes for 90 receiving yards, plus an 11-yard rush. The Colts fell to the Bills, but Pittman's performance impressed all those who watched.

Rams WR Robert Woods came up clutch on Saturday, delivering 48 yards on 4 catches with a touchdown that secured the win for Los Angeles. The Rams defeated the Seahawks and advanced to take on the Packers next weekend.

Steelers wideout JuJu Smith-Schuster had a monster performance against the Browns. The USC alum had 13 catches (tying a career-high) for 157 receiving yards and a touchdown.

On the other side of the field, Browns LB Porter Gustin made a big play, hauling in his first career interception. The Browns came out on top and advanced to face the Chiefs next weekend.
Here is a full list of #USCtotheNFL stats from Wild Card Weekend:

  • Colts WR Michael Pittman Jr.: 5 rec, 90 rec yards; 11 rush yards
  • Rams WR Robert Woods: 4 rec, 48 rec yards, 1 rec TD
  • Seahawks DL Rasheem Green: 1 tackle
  • Seahawks OL Jordan Simmons: Played 47% of offensive snaps and 11% of special teams snaps
  • Titans CB Adoree' Jackson: 8 tackles
  • Browns LB Porter Gustin: 1 INT
  • Browns LB Malcolm Smith: 4 tackles
  • Steelers WR JuJu Smith-Schuster: 13 rec, 157 rec yards, 1 rec TD

#USCtotheNFL Divisional Round Schedule

Saturday, Jan. 16
(6) Rams at (1) Packers, 1:35 pm PT (FOX)

  • Rams WR Robert Woods

(5) Ravens at (2) Bills, 5:15 pm PT (NBC)

  • Ravens CB Iman Marshall (injured reserve)
  • Bills QB Matt Barkley

Sunday, Jan. 17
(6) Browns at (1) Chiefs, 12:05 pm PT (CBS)

  • Browns LB Malcolm Smith
  • Browns LB Porter Gustin

(5) Buccaneers at (2) Saints, 3:40 pm PT (FOX)

  • Buccaneers RB Ronald Jones II