USC coach Lane Kiffin told ESPNLosAngeles.com on Wednesday that he thinks quarterback Matt Barkley has been under-appreciated by Trojans fans and predicts big things for Barkley in the NFL despite Barkley's recent slide in some mock drafts.
Matt Barkley won't have the huge bowl game wins, but a stellar career nonetheless.
The Trojans' success next year hinges on whether Barkley joins the NFL.
Matt Barkley, about to embark on another season under sanctions, has options.
USC senior backup quarterback Mitch Mustain is hoping to follow the same path former Trojan Matt Cassel took to the NFL.