Every Spring, sports fans look at Arizona State and say, "This team is ready to make some noise. They have a strong roster of talent, a favorable schedule, lots of returning starters, a new coach, whatever. This is the year. They'll win the Pac-12 South."
And every Spring I say, "Ha!"
The Sun Devil Rule: Assume Arizona State will continue to be a great big, underperforming disappointment of a sunburn of a team. With super-hot co-eds.