Lunch links: USC's fall from prominence
November, 27, 2012
By Kevin Gemmell | ESPN.com
Not that I condone fascism, or any -ism for that matter. -Isms in my opinion are not good. A person should not believe in an -ism, he should believe in himself. I quote John Lennon, "I don't believe in Beatles, I just believe in me." Good point there. After all, he was the walrus. I could be the walrus. I'd still have to bum rides off of people.
- Some more on the Arizona players selected for postseason honors.
- Praise for ASU coach Todd Graham (video).
- Chris Petersen is Cal's dream candidate for the open coaching spot.
- A list of some potential coaching candidates for Colorado.
- If Oregon goes to the Fiesta Bowl, it may or may not face Oklahoma, which doesn't want a return trip to Phoenix.
- The Beavers are expecting Nicholls State's best shot.
- Some more on David Shaw being named Pac-12 Coach of the Year. Stanford gets an A+ for its performance against UCLA.
- Bruins hoping to have a better showing defensively against the run. Jim Mora has changed the way things are done at UCLA.
- USC is ranked No. 6 ... among California programs.
- Missing a bowl game hurts Kyle Whittingham on the field and in the wallet.
- Some possible bowl destinations for the Huskies.
- Mike Leach shoots down the rumors and said he is staying at Washington State.
- Athlon Sports offers up its 2012 Pac-12 awards and storylines.