Originally posted on Football Nation  |  Last updated 9/14/12
USC visits Stanford this year. If we recall back to last year’s game, we were a mere Curtis McNeal fumble away from a fourth overtime.USC wants to atone for their three straight loses to the team from Palo Alto.  USC will get revenge this year and come away with the W.Although this is each team’s first true test, it doesn’t mean we can’t lay three bold predictions out.This game will give us Barkley’s first Heisman moment.I know, I know, Barkley's first pass of the season went for a touchdown, but that was against Hawaii, at home, in the first quarter. And even though he threw six touchdowns versus Syracuse, it was still Syracuse at a neutral site. Playing a ranked team on the road, he will have his first Heisman moment. I could see him converting a long third and long in the fourth to keep the chains moving, or even possibly leading his team down for a late strike with only a few minutes remaining. Whatever it is, he will leave his mark on his game and become the Heisman front runne...
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