It's time to start our preseason position reviews. Please, hold your applause until we are finished. Here's how we do this: We provide three evaluative categories: "Great shape," "Good shape" and "We'll see.
You remember the three-headed monster, right? It's about returning production that will scare -- terrify! --opponents. Or not. On offense, it's elite combinations at quarterback, running back and receiver.
Spring has sprung in the Pac-12, with Stanford starting spring practices this week and several schools following suit next week. Ergo, we break down where teams stand with each position group, starting with quarterbacks.
It's never too early to start looking ahead to what's in store for next year's college football season. Per usual, we've got you covered. Three major pieces are out today -- including one from our very own Ted Miller -- who looks at some of the questions that will sear on our brains until kickoff 2014.
LOS ANGELES - A look at the positives and negatives from USC's 47-29 victory over Colorado on Saturday. Three up 1. USC first-team defense Spearheaded by another strong effort by the front seven, the Trojans' defensive starters completely stymied the Buffaloes.
Some storylines to keep an eye on this week in the Pac-12. North race: Stanford is in the driver's seat. If it wins this week against USC and next week against Cal, the Cardinal will lock up the North Division and advance to the Pac-12 championship game for the second straight year.
Five things we learned in the Pac-12 from Week 10: When consistent, ASU is really good: The Sun Devils picked up their first road win of the season with an extremely impressive 55-21 win over Washington State on Thursday night.
On Thursday morning, the best thing Week 10 had going for it was that it was right before Week 11. It was seven more days of watching the water boil till we could get to the Oregon-Stanford showdown -- the game we've been speculating about and talking about and writing about and blogging about and message-board-flaming about for the past nine months.
A few storylines to keep an eye on this week in the Pac-12. Light week: Only four games on the Pac-12 docket this week, including one on Thursday (Arizona State at Washington State), one on Friday (USC at Oregon State) and two on Saturday (Arizona at California and Colorado at UCLA).