Originally posted on Holdout Sports  |  Last updated 7/16/13

Nevada senator Harry Reid took some unprovoked shots at the USC football program during his Monday appearance at the Center for American Progress. Reid was fielding a question from a member of the audience who identified himself as a student of the University of Southern California. Before the man finished his question, Reid interrupted him by saying "I hope you have a better football team than last year. That was a disaster." Reid was accurate with that assessment, as USC finished with an extremely disappointing 7-6 record after starting the season as the top-ranked team in the nation. Reid returned to the subject later on by saying "That proves you can’t buy college football players." Visit NBCNews.com for breaking news We're not sure that's what it proves. In our opinion, what USC football needs is a new head coach. H/T FTW. Visit us at holdoutsports.com and follow us on Twitter @HoldoutSports.

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