Is Elite Football Still A High Priority For USC? bremillard Junior Member Joined: Aug 24, 2017 Messages: 165 Likes Received: 128 Oct 20, 2018 #1 Seems like since the sanctions the will to commit the resources to competing on the big stage has dwindled. Clay Helton will never be the guy to get the the Trojans out of the Pac 12. Neither were any of them after CPC. It may be time to resolve ourselves to this. USC football is no longer about winning championships. gubo&palanka likes this.