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Orange Bowl

Fighting on over Pete Carroll

Fighting on over Pete Carroll

The Southland's Super Bowl debate began a week early, at a church casino night in Baldwin Park, around a blackjack table with worthless chips and priceless banter. On one side of the green felt, an esteemed member of St. John the Baptist Church was wearing a USC print shirt and occasionally wagging two fingers. "You have to be cheering for Pete Carroll, he's a great Trojan," he said. On the other side of the felt sat the man's brother-in-law, who just shook his head. "How can you cheer for Pete Carroll, he's a cheat!"' he said. Some folks standing around the table laughed, other sighed, but pretty much everyone eventually glanced...