"Due to the NCAA penalties, we understand the actions taken by the Football Writers Association of America, and we will abide by that ruling," new USC athletic director Pat Haden said in a statement.
USC stripped of 2004 Grantland Rice Trophy →
"It was a very noble thing for Reggie to do," Haden said. "He made the right decision."
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