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Complacency is the U.S.'s challenge

Updated: June 15, 2010, 7:31 PM ET
By Jeff Carlisle | ESPN.com

PRETORIA, South Africa -- The U.S. passed all manner of exams against England this past weekend. But to prevail against Slovenia on Friday will require the U.S. to ace World Cup Psychology 101.

The mental challenges are numerous, but the first hurdle facing the U.S. is putting Saturday's memorable 1-1 tie with England in its proper perspective. Although the Americans did garner a valuable point, the result didn't do that much to change the dynamics of Group C. For the U.S., progressing ...

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