The state of New Mexico's "Passport to Our World and Beyond" float, the winner of the Grand Marshal's trophy, takes part in the 119th annual Rose Parade in Pasadena, California January 1, 2008. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
Towering over the 119th annual Rose Parade is the Farmers' Insurance float "Celebrating Our National Heritage, winner of the National trophy, in Pasadena, California January 1, 2008. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
University of Southern California Trojans' Stafon Johnson (13) ouruns Illinois Fighting illini defenders for long yardage in the fourth quarter. The Trojans defeated the Fighting Illini 49-17, during the 94th Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on January 1, 2008. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
University of Southern Californias Trojans' Desmond Reed (22) hoists the Rose Bowl Trophy as Chauncey Washington looks on after they defeated the Illinois Fighting Illini 49-17, during the 94th Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California on January 1, 2008. (UPI Photo/Jim Ruymen)
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