USC’s Pete Carroll is left alone at the top

From a dreary field in Seattle to an eerie field in Eugene, the whispers have been the same.

From first downs at the Coliseum to the last series in South Bend, the wondering has been incessant.
Who is coaching these guys?
While the source of the rips and tears in this strangely ragged USC football team can be debated, the overall appearance cannot.
Pete Carroll’s Trojans do not look like Pete Carroll’s Trojans. They don’t swarm, suffocate or scheme like them.

latimes.com
11/4/9