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For once, a celebrity death hoax did not start on social media.
But things went to another level when he commented on an Instagram photo of him and a 17-year-old fan, asking her "how old are you" and "do you have a bf? In 1994, King of Pop Michael Jackson and Lisa Marie Presley, original King's Elvis Presley's daughter, announced they had secretly wed.Olson’s story, from diehard USC fan and cancer survivor to Trojans football player, has been well documented since he first appeared on in 2009. After graduating high school in Minnesota, Schmidt took a gap year to play a season of junior hockey in hopes of landing a Division-I scholarship in that sport. D., Schmidt decided he missed football and the traditional college experience and called his former kicking coach.He was led onto the field by another walk-on, holder Wyatt Schmidt, who has held for three historic kicks dating to last season: Mc Grath’s winner last week, Olson’s long snap and USC’s 46-yard field goal with no time on the clock on Jan. Though he also had a handful of preferred walk-on offers — including at Dartmouth, where Schmidt’s brother, Foley, was an all-conference kicker at Dartmouth from 2009-11 — Schmidt wound up in Los Angeles, attracted to the sunshine, football tradition and academic prestige.So when head coach Clay Helton wandered into the room 45 minutes after Chase and Greg had sat down with special teams coach John Baxter to discuss Mc Grath’s future, and Helton mentioned they had a spot for him, Mc Grath didn’t hesitate.“This is a kid that had USC on his heart,” Helton said.It did not matter that he had a scholarship offer from Army and a handful of walk-on spots at other Power Five schools. Born and raised in Los Angeles, Mc Grath grew up an avid USC fan.
He attended Mater Dei High, a football factory in Santa Ana, Calif., that doubles as a pipeline to USC football, known best for sending major quarterback prospects like Matt Leinart and Matt Barkley on to the Trojans.
“I’m giving my best recruiting sales pitch, telling him he’d have a home here and he goes, ‘Coach, I’m in!
’ ”“Gosh,” Helton laughed, “I wish they were all that easy.” Mc Grath never doubted USC was where he was supposed to be, even though walking on brings some uncertainty.
As Mc Grath booked it downfield whooping and hollering, Schmidt stayed behind. “We’ve been very fortunate because not only have these guys helped us build a brotherhood and build our team, but they’ve also helped us on the field,” Helton said, pointing out other successful walk-ons in USC football history, most notably current Packers linebacker Clay Matthews.
For now, all three — Mc Grath, Schmidt and Olson — remain as walk-ons, which means they pay out of pocket for books, tuition and living expenses, while teammates cash scholarship checks every month.
It was met (rightly so) with skepticism, and Mc Grath insisted he had nothing to do with it, which PRISMATICS, the company that sent out the false release, confirmed Thursday night.