It’ll be rocking in Palo Alto on Saturday night when USC comes to town to take on Stanford.
The Cardinal might’ve lost Andrew Luck to the NFL, but head coach David Shaw has his team 2-0 and ranked 21st in the AP poll. Their opponents from the L.A., however, are no slouches.
Heisman candidate Matt Barkley and the 3rd-ranked Trojans are firing on all cylinders and it’ll be up to the Stanford defense to slow them down in both teams’ Pac-12 opener.
Ahead of the game, NCAA Insider host Chuck Cooperstein spoke with Stanford’s second-year head coach.
(Listen to David Shaw’s interview with Chuck Cooperstein from 9/14/12)
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