CFB: (15) Wash. at (5) Stanford

Before Sunday, this appeared to be a fairly straightforward matchup -- one fueled by the two Pac-12 teams' high rankings, their thirst to contend with No. 2 Oregon in the North division, and -- for the No. 5 Stanford Cardinal -- revenge-filled thoughts after last season's loss to the Washington Huskies in Seattle. Then came USC's decision to fire Lane Kiffin, and suddenly UW coach Steve Sarkisian became caught up in the rumblings. The coach says it won't make a difference. We shall see ...

Which team will win Saturday's game at Stanford?

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    27%
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    73%

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  • How much will the rumors linking Washington coach Steve Sarkisian with the USC job affect the Huskies on Saturday at Stanford?

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      55%

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  • Which team has the better defense?

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      25%

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  • Who is the Pac-12's best running back?

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      5%
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      22%
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      62%
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      5%

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  • Which of these Pac-12 teams has impressed you the most this season?

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      13%
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      17%
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      29%

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  • How much will revenge for last season's loss (17-13 at Washington) play a role for Stanford on Saturday?

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      46%
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      41%
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      13%

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  • Which head coach has done a better job?

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      45%
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      55%

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