USC continues to drop in the polls, despite starting the season 3-0. However, they continue to rank near the top in penalty rankings (117 out of 120). Could there possibly be a correlation with the officials working their games, since they do get paid by the NCAA? The same NCAA that imposed the strict suspensions because of a certain ex-Heisman Trophy winner?
It has become apparent that both on and off the field no matter how insignificant the penalty, it will not go unnoticed or unpunished by the officials.
Richard Whorton Valley Village :: USC will be lucky to make it into the top 10 even if they’re 7-0 going against the Oregon Ducks. Even if the pollsters don’t admit it, they’re not going to give a team that’s ineligible for a bowl game much credit. The Trojans will have to go undefeated to recapture the No. 5 slot on the AP poll.
Dana Point ::
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