It seems like everybody around Los Angeles this week has an opinion about which football team will win Saturday evening's crosstown rivalry game between
Coach, School | Pick | Comment
Jason Negro, St. John Bosco | USC 27, UCLA 24 | "I think there is magic in those chrome helmets and facemasks. Can't lose in chrome."
Troy Thomas, Crespi | USC 28, UCLA 27 | "I don't even know either team. What's their record?"
Scott Altenberg, Gardena Serra | UCLA 42. USC 31 | "It's not even a rivalry anymore. UCLA is dominating. We've won two in row. Our rivalry game is next week against Stanford."
Bruce Rollinson, Santa Ana Mater Dei | USC 36, UCLA 32 | "I love my Trojans. They're a fighting good group for three quarters. Hopefully, they eat their Wheaties and give the
Jim Benkert, Westlake | UCLA 27, USC 21 | "I like UCLA because of depth. USC's scholarship numbers are way down."
Rick Curtis, Santa Margarita | USC 28, UCLA 24 | "I always look at the offensive and defensive lines, and I think USC's defensive line may have the edge."
Dean Herrington, Alemany | USC 35, UCLA 31 | "I wouldn't bet the game if my life depended on it. It's pretty even. But I think Cody Kessler is playing well and the USC receiving corps is pretty special."
Matt Logan, Corona Centennial | USC 34, UCLA 31 | "It could go either way. As a kid, it was my Super Bowl watching the game on TV. I'm going to be there for my first time ever."
Jim Hartigan, JSerra | UCLA 37, USC 31 | "I'm going with UCLA because last time I picked USC and lost. I like the way UCLA plays defense."