Trojans forget first rule of football
USC's carelessness with the ball at key times keeps them from big win
Updated: September 30, 2011, 2:05 PM ETBy Kyle Williams | We Are SC
LOS ANGELES -- The first rule for every high school, college or professional football team is to take care of the ball at all costs. Saturday night, the Trojans failed to follow the one rule they've learned to live by since they were introduced to the sport, as Arizona State turned a close game into a 43-22 blowout at Sun Devil Stadium in Tempe, Ariz.
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