What the heck...
Lets let this one sink in for a while.
No matter which player takes the snaps, USC's mantra has thus far been to protect the quarterback position at all cost -- even victory. The play-calling has been more conservative than a GOP fundraiser in Balboa and opposing coaches have already figured it out: Stack the line of scrimmage and make the quarterback beat you.
This is a switch, because most years USC dictates the terms.
These are interesting times at Heritage Hall.
Talk about a 180 degree turn!
There you go...to me we are now seeing the typical NFL mindset.
I am still a Pete Carroll guy, always will be, but I have no idea what has happened.