Five things we learned in the Pac-12 this week: When Stanford is on, it's on: Home or away, when the Cardinal are at their best, they are tough to stop. And while Tyler Gaffney's 22 carries for 133 yards and three touchdowns were huge, obviously, it was the fact that the Cardinal could effectively set up play-action off of those runs that was a key to the game.
Apologies to the eight Pac-12 teams playing this trick-or-treat week, but this slate of games really is a light murmur before the hype volume is turned up to 11 next week. The conference's two highest-ranked teams -- No.
So who deserves a helmet sticker for a job well done? Brandin Cooks, WR, Oregon State: Cooks was the best player on the field in Corvallis, decisively winning his battle with Colorado WR Paul Richardson in the Beavers' 44-17 victory.
I just wanna go to the rooftops and scream, "I love my best friend, Evan." Arizona RB Ka'Deem Carey is happy to get the focus back on the field. A look at the refurbished Pat Tillman tunnel at Arizona State's Sun Devil Stadium.