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0-0, 1st in Pac 12 - North
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McCaffrey poised to improve

Christian McCaffrey looks ready for a big sophomore year. After putting on some weight and taking on more responsibility, the Stanford RB has found a spot on our list of breakout players. Breakout players: Nos. 20-11 (Insider)

Herbstreit makes his conference title picks

Kirk Herbstreit is bullish on Arizona State. He thinks it will make the Pac-12 championship game against Stanford, but that's not his only bold prediction for the Sun Devils in the postseason. See the rest here

David Lombardi ESPN Staff Writer 

Stanford, with its grind-it-out style, is a team that typically plays many close games, so field goals are particularly important to the Cardinal. Conrad Ukropina will likely be Jordan Williamson's successor in the placekicker role, according to my chat with special teams coordinator Pete Alamar. Versatile freshman Jake Bailey is the favorite to win punting and kickoff duties, but Stanford will go with a veteran at a position that may ultimately decide more than a few contests: http://es.pn/1LDKFiD

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Champ. Drive: VT, Playoff Contenders, More

Ryan McGee, Heather Dinich & Travis Haney discuss the idea of fining players, break down which under-the-radar teams could contend for the playoff & chat with Danny Wuerffel.

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Pac-12 North winner: Oregon or Stanford? (1:09)
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Top breakout players in 2015: Nos. 20-11

Nos. 20-11 of this season's breakout player candidates features tandem pairings from Oklahoma, Oklahoma State and Louisville.

David Lombardi @LombardiESPN

Stanford special teams coach Pete Alamar told me that Conrad Ukropina would be kicker of season started tomorrow, "deserves first shot"....

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