Going into every season for what seems like forever, there has been excitement surrounding the Sun Devils program. Every year is supposed to be the year where ASU makes the leap from good to great.
Despite the constant hype and preseason buzz, the Sun Devils are chronic underachievers. Since they went 10-3 in 2007 and fell to the Texas Longhorns in the Fiesta Bowl, the Sun Devils have failed to finish with more than six wins.
Todd Graham has a chance to erase that culture of underachieving and finally bring a realization of Arizona State's potential to Tempe.
Here are five reasons why I think he will.