USC - Iowa (Holiday Bowl) game thread

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  1. ErikMcKinney

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    The halftime stats are really even.

    Total yards: USC - 203, Iowa - 209
    Average gain per play: USC - 6.2, Iowa - 6.7
    Third down conversions: USC - 6-of-7, Iowa - 3-of-4 (plus a 4th down conversion)

    The big difference is a 98-yard kickoff return touchdown for Iowa and a 27-yard punt for USC, as special teams are hurting the Trojans again.
     
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    Chris Claiborne must be hired ASAP.
     
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    Iowa people are douchebags. Devious, petty, jealous, suspicious, two-faced, hiding behind the veneer of god, country and apple pie. Phony. Like Clay.
     
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    No their tunnel vision was left in the tunnel at the start of the game
     
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    Because I am right? Too funny. You are a blind man, and stupid to boot.
     
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    Folt and Bonehead better get Baxter an extension immediately.
     
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    I’d take Del Rio now. Anything is an upgrade!
     
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    ERIK, Besides Utah we didn't beat anyone really good. We were lucky to win eight but a lot of those eight wins were against bad teams. It was the perfect storm for Clay to survive.
     
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    And ratings from 3 years ago mean what?
     
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    At least the fireworks are cool
     
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    score says otherWISE
     
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    Halftime grades
    Defense : F
    Special Teams: D- (only because of Chase McGrath FG)
    Offense: B+
    Who will receive a game ball from Helton: Bohn, Baxter, Clancy or Folt?
     
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    What? What are you talking about. I have been watching the match up here and the sack given up was oline miscommunication and he only has one other pressure after that... stop hating
     
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    "Anything"? Del Rio would be a HUGE upgrade.
     
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    Name the 3 QBs better than Slovis, as 18 year old freshmen, that could lift a team such as this onto his back, , without a running game, and keep us in this game.

    I can wait.
     
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    If you want to tell me Iowa the most out of players by far because of how they're coach and how they practice I'll agree 1000%. Seriously - if the problem is the players it can't be the coaching then, And I think better than 90% believe its the inadequate coaching.

    You might be right in a year or two about the players being the weak link - but that debate will be settled before the end of November, not December by then.
     
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    And USC was fortunate that Utah insisted on playing a stupid defensive scheme in the first half. Then USC was able to (barely) hold on for the "win."
     
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    They like Mayor Pete but Pigs out number people in Iowa 7-1.
     
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    USC has run the ball from scrimmage only 5 times. You just can't win doing that.
     
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    No you are wildly wrong. Clay Helton turns gold into shit. Only a moron would think the raw talent isn’t there at USC.
     

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