Draft Scout Snapshot:DS Rating on 9-1-10: #3 C, #67/750 Overall, 3 2010: O’Dowd, a three year starter at center for the Trojans, was an honorable mention All-Pac-10 pick in 2010. He was part of an offensive unit that ranked third in the Pac-10 in rushing (189.8 ypg), fourth in scoring offense (31 ppg), fourth in passing offense (241.7) and fourth in total offense (431.5 ypg) in 2010...2009: Was set to anchor USC's offensive line while starting for his second season at center as a junior in 2009. But he was slowed throughout the season by injuries, seeing action in just 8 games (starting 7). He missed the San Jose State opener after dislocating his right kneecap in 2009 fall camp, then started USC's next 5 games before a sore shoulder and the lingering effects of his pre-season knee injury sidelined him for the next 3 contests...missed 2009 spring drills while recuperating from shoulder surgery...2008: Started all season at center as a sophomore in 2008 and proved to be among the nation's top young centers. He made the 2008 All-Pac-10 first team and won USC's Offensive Lineman of the Year Award. He had arthroscopic surgery on his knee prior to 2008 spring practice. After the season, he had surgery to repair a torn labrum in his left shoulder...2007: Started 3 of USC's first 4 games (including the first 2) and appeared in 7 contests overall. In the Idaho opener, he became the first USC true freshman to start at center as well as only the third Trojan true freshman to start a post-World War II opener on the offensive line...dislocated his right kneecap at Washington and was sidelined the next 4 games.
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