Debating the merits of Oregon-USC vs. Alabama-LSU is the subject of this week's On The Mark mailbag.
Jawanza Starling forced and recovered Keith Price's fumble inside the USC 5-yard line in the fourth quarter, and the No. 11 Trojans overcame offensive inconsistency for a 24-14 win over Washington on Saturday night.
The USC tight end will play anywhere to get on the football field. This year he might have a shot.
USC quarterback Aaron Corp on Tuesday looked ready to play in the Trojans' opener Sept. 5.