Columnist Bruce Jenkins of the San Francisco Chronicle offers an interesting take on this Saturday's game between once-beaten USC and once-beaten Cal:
must be relieved to have his job back. In the wake of USC's loss to Washington, it had been taken last week by irate fans and a crabby media contingent (including the student newspaper) labeling Carroll as overrated and unprepared. Now it's Cal's Jeff Tedford
in a dismantled state after yet another Pac-10 powerhouse ventured feebly into the great Northwest."
Jenkins also picks a winner.
You can read the column here.