When will USC be elite again?
Timetable for Trojans to be contenders again, plus rising draft prospects
Each week during the college football season, Mel Kiper and Todd McShay kick off the week by settling a debate, and then look at emerging NFL prospects and peek ahead to next week.
The discussion: How soon can USC be a title contender again?
Mel Kiper: There's a pretty good argument to be made that the USC job is more appealing now than when Pete Carroll left for Seattle. I mean that.
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