Second career start ahead for Wittek

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USC redshirt freshman Max Wittek will make his second career start on New Year's Eve when the Trojans face Georgia Tech in the Sun Bowl. Wittek spoke with FOX Sports NEXT following bowl week practice.

EL PASO, Texas -- USC redshirt freshman Max Wittek won the backup quarterback battle over fellow redshirt freshman Cody Kessler at the close of fall camp and has been ready to check in the game at a moment's notice since. "I've been ready to go," Wittek said after practice this week. "Especially with the new helmet rule, if it comes off you've got to go in for one play, so I've been very...