UCLA will win its share of games but it could be ugly on offense at times.
UCLA was a surprise team last season in the Pac-10, but it's not reasonable to expect another double-digit victory campaign in 2006.
UCLA rode a high-scoring offense to 10 wins in 2005, but the Bruins will need to improve on defense to sustain their winning ways.
Northwestern and UCLA can put points on the board so expect a shootout in the Vitalis Sun Bowl.
After catching unbeaten UCLA's lastest comeback in person, count Rod Gilmore among the Bruins' converted.
The next three or four games will ultimately determine the value of a year's worth of work, writes Craig James.
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Tyrone Willingham is back for a second Pac-10 act, but a weak first recruiting class has produced lackluster early reviews.
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UCLA has the firepower to stay with USC, but the Trojans will eventually wear down the Bruins' defense.