With USC's offense coming off a season-best performance and Arizona taking to Rich Rodriguez's spread attack, Saturday's matchup could produce big point totals.
With his last three games as evidence, sophomore wide receiver Marqise Lee is becoming the best player on the USC Trojans.
Having a four-team playoff is progress, but it's not good enough. An eight-team playoff is the best solution for college football.
Sunday's Super Bowl might be lacking former Trojans, but USC has made its mark in the 46-year history of the game.
Considering the circumstances in which he took the USC job, and how the Trojans looked early in the season compared to now, Lane Kiffin is as good of a choice for national coach of the year as any.
Steve Bisheff raves about Andrew Luck and Oregon's ability to overcome injuries while wondering what happened to Tony LaRussa in Game 5.