Pac-10 helmet stickers for Week 14
Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller
Helmet stickers for those who stood out during the weekend's games.
The Oregon offense: It's impossible to salute just one person. Sophomore quarterback Jeremiah Masoli passed for 274 yards and three touchdowns. Senior running back Jeremiah Johnson, who sat out last year's Civil War with a knee injury, rushed 17 times for 227 yards. The sum effort was 694 total yards and 65 points. Kudos also should go to coordinator Chip Kelly who proved he wasn't just a flash in the pan who was gifted a maturing Dennis Dixon in 2007 but a coach who's future prospects are bright. When asked about Masoli's upset, his Cheshire cat grin said everything without a word.
The USC defense: Saddled with a massive strategic disadvantage against Notre Dame and its offensive brain trust, the Trojans nonetheless struggled along and managed to hold the Irish to just four first downs and 91 total yards. Good for those scrappy little Trojans.
The Arizona State defense: Call this celebrate the units week in Pac-10 helmet stickers. But, really, how can you not give joint credit to a defense that scored four touchdowns?
Sammie Stroughter: Stroughter's career has had many well-documented twists and turns, but his Reser Stadium finale showed what a fine talent he is. With the Beavers' running game struggling, Stroughter caught seven passes for 145 yards and returned three punts for 79 yards, giving him 224 total yards in his final home game.