There are differing opinions as to the reasons, but the numbers cannot be denied: When it comes to producing NFL head coaches, the Pac-12 is in a league of its own.
Much has been made about the Pac-10's transformation off the field, but that pales in comparison to the progress the conference has made on the field in 2010.
The John McKay Conference is a blend of scrappiness and can-do. And once again, USC rises to the top.
After gazing into the crystal ball, Ivan Maisel reveals his five predictions for the Pac-10 in 2008.
Fast-tempo offenses have sprinted ahead of the defenses and are changing the way defensive players coach and recruit.
Besides USC, the Pac-10 hasn't been taken seriously in a long time, but the game is cyclical. If there's a conference answer to what's next, it's the Pac-10, writes Ivan Maisel.