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USC quarterback Cody Kessler is on pace for record season
USC quarterback Cody Kessler is on pace for record season

Photos of Cody Kessler did not dominate the cover of preseason college football magazines or website home pages. USC's quarterback was absent from projected All-American and All-Pac-12 Conference lists. While Oregon's Marcus Mariota and UCLA's Brett Hundley are staples of Heisman Trophy discussion, Kessler mostly remains under the national radar four games into the season. That's fine with the junior, who handles questions about his profile with the same efficiency he dissects opposing defenses. "The most irrelevant thing to me is all this preseason stuff," he said this week, adding, "You've got to win football games. You've got to perform...

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