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On the site, Julian Lopez previews the game against Utah for you, and Andrew Green gives you a run down on Mark Dantonio, his pick for best fit for USC's open head coaching spot. And then the whole Conquest Chronicles team gives yo their Week 8 opinions on the current job search.
CBS Sports also shares their week 8 roundup for the Pac-12. The midseason recap trend continues with ESPN, who gave out their "Unconventional Midseason Awards" yesterday, from which USC won an interesting accolade.
Then of course there were the few brief hours yesterday where there was an actual rumor that Pete Carroll might want to come back and coach the Trojans again, if a farfetched one. The rumor was quickly disproven though, with Carroll saying in no uncertain terms that he was staying in Seattle.
Looking ahead to the game against Utah this Saturday at home, Gary Klein from the LA Times writes about The Utes' unexpectedly successful season. It definitely will not be a game to write off. You can find out more about Coach Helton's plan for taking Utah on in the press conference below.