At least three Pac-12 quarterbacks appear as shoo-ins to reach the 3,000-yard plateau. Who will join them? A team-by-team look.
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You'd think 33 wins over three seasons would make a coach untouchable. Not so at Oregon, where Mark Helfrich is on less stable ground than his peers.
The Pac-12 had six receivers reach 1,000 yards last season. How many can we expect to hit quadruple figures this year?
The Week 1 slate is a veritable smorgasbord, with bluebloods in Texas and football in Sydney. Here's the most pressing storyline for each Pac-12 team.
Which Pac-12 schools are likely to feature a 1,000-yard rusher in 2016? Oregon, Stanford, USC and Washington are among the strong bets.
Lowell Lotulelei is a big reason the Utes' defensive line is one of the best in the country.
It's a West Coast conundrum: If a player turns in the most outstanding season in the nation, but his games are played while much of the country is sleeping, can he win the Heisman Trophy?
Likely the most intriguing game nationally in Week 1, USC will face defending national champion Alabama in Arlington, Texas, on Sept. 3.
USC is an early 10-point underdog to Alabama and the Apple Cup is a pick'em in some early Pac-12 odds.
In six months, the last leg of the race for the four spots in the College Football Playoffs will be underway. Which teams could be sleeper picks?
Arizona State and USC appear especially well-stocked at running back among Pac-12 South teams.
Utah's defensive line is the toast of the Pac-12 South, with the other five teams having some intriguing pieces but a host of question marks.
There doesn't appear to be a "great" O-line in the division heading into 2016, but Arizona and USC are expected to benefit from solid play up front.
Is a Pac-16 possible?
In the spirit of conference expansion chatter, our Ryan McGee has an idea. He shook up the Pac-12, added four teams and juggled divisions to help create a more balanced CFB map. Which teams are in the new North and the new South? Flipping the field
Booker may make biggest splash as rookie
Paxton Lynch has the future hopes of the franchise on his shoulders, but Devontae Booker has the best shot of helping the team this season. Best rookie for every NFL team
Checking out how UCLA, USC, Utah, Colorado, Arizona and Arizona State rank with their defensive backs.
This week's Pac-12 mailbag considers possible expansion, the state of the California Golden Bears and how the conference fared in the NFL draft.
Arizona State and UCLA have talent and experience, while some other teams are in a moment of transition.
Texans add to D-line in new mock
Todd McShay has Lowell Lotulelei following in his brother's footsteps as a first-round pick, mocking the Ute to Houston next spring. Lotulelei is a load to move and will free up the linebackers behind him. Way-too-early 2017 mock draft (Insider)
Here's the quarterback situation at Utah, where they Utes are looking to replace Travis Wilson.
USC is ahead of the pack when it comes to pass-catchers, but there is depth across the division.
Stanford and Washington are in the best shape of any conference teams, but most of the others are off to slow starts.
A look at the top five breakout players this spring in the Pac-12, a list that includes two early enrollee's, a Stanford wideout and two defenders.
The Pac-12 didn't see the draft results it had anticipated, which should add to what is expected to be a downcast mood at the league's meetings.
Highlights: Devontae Booker
The Broncos grabbed the former Utah running back late in Round 4. Check out some of Booker's best highlights.
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