USC received 60 out of a possible 65 first-place votes in The Associated Press preseason poll released Saturday, grabbing the top spot in the preseason for the fifth time in school history.
USC's demolition of Oklahoma means the Trojans deserve to be mentioned as one of the greatest teams ever.
O.J. Simpson plans to root like crazy at the Orange Bowl.
Heisman Trophy winner Matt Leinart and three of his Southern California teammates made The Associated Press All-America team announced Monday.