With USC going to South Bend, it is more important than ever that USC fix some of the constant errors it makes every week. Here are the things it must address to defeat the Irish.
Excerpt: 1.) There are no sacred cows: Sam Darnold carries the team on a weekly basis. But that does not mean the coaches cannot criticize him if he makes a mistake. Instead of that, you hear the coaches compare him to Brett Favre, meaning a gunslinger who sometimes turns the ball over. Or he is “a wonderful person.”
If any player is mature enough to accept criticism, it is Darnold. The head-in-the-sand approach just leads to the image that the coaches tend to be soft on the players.