The Pac-12 had six receivers reach 1,000 yards last season. How many can we expect to hit quadruple figures this year?
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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.
For the Sun Devils to win the division, it will take a serious surge at the end of the season against some of the league's top programs.
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.
TCU takes on SEC foe Arkansas in Week 2, but Texas Tech's trip to face Arizona State might hold even more intrigue.
USC is an early 10-point underdog to Alabama and the Apple Cup is a pick'em in some early Pac-12 odds.
Arizona State and USC appear especially well-stocked at running back among Pac-12 South teams.
When Tim White is not studying or working out with the football team, he's chasing his dream of making the Olympic Summer Games in the triple jump.
The incident occurred at a Sun Devils game in September when the ASU mascot jumped onto the back of David Schapira as he posed for a photo.
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
Checking out how UCLA, USC, Utah, Colorado, Arizona and Arizona State rank with their defensive backs.
Todd Graham and ASU have won an in-state battle and added another ranked QB prospect to the mix.
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.
USC is ahead of the pack when it comes to pass-catchers, but there is depth across the division.
Ex-Arizona State linebacker Antonio Longino has been charged with tampering with evidence after a fatal shooting outside a suburban Cleveland bar.
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 players on Arizona State as the Sun Devils enter the 2016 season.
Arizona State vs Northern Arizona Lumberjacks
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