2004 USC is decade's best team
The single most dominant team of the decade boils down to a two-squad debate: USC '04 or Miami '01. The Hurricanes produced an astonishing amount of pro talent and stampeded to a perfect record -- but they also were slightly lessened by facing an underwhelming Nebraska team in the 2002 Rose Bowl. The Cornhuskers should never have been there after being humiliated by Colorado but got the nod anyway. USC '04, meanwhile, stamped its final mark by annihilating undefeated Oklahoma, 55-19, in the 2005 ...
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