I absolutely love reading all the comments on Bleacher Report that you civilized and intelligent USC and Oregon fans write.
After all, we have to do something to feed our football obsession during the offseason. A person can only play so much golf and go on so many hikes while we wait for September 1.
However, I've noticed a trend while reading your brilliant observations about the Trojans and the Ducks: some of you have a problem dealing with the cold, hard facts related to your teams. I know, it's that compartmentalization thing that Bill Clinton was so good at.
You are just focused on the positives about your team and, in general, I believe that's a good thing. But sometimes one must look in the mirror and be honest about what one sees.
So, I'm going to do it for you. Let's look at some truths and then analyze them, OK?