ARIZONA: Few details about the back surgery of Gronkowski, the great tight end for the Wildcats. Unsure if he'll return this season.
ARIZONA STATE: Good story on how tricky it is scheduling non-conference games today. The Sun Devils play at Georgia this weekend.
CALIFORNIA: If something were to happen to Riley at quarterback, who knows who would come on. The backup job is in flux.
OREGON: Loper, and not Blount, has been scout-team running back the Ducks are using to simulate Cal's Best for this weekend's titanic matchup in Eugene.
OREGON STATE: More stuff on Orting's Joe Halahuni, who is quickly becoming a force to be reckoned with. Coaches love his potential at tight end.
STANFORD: Wouldn't it be nice to be Clinton Snyder, the Cardinal's starting linebacker? A 5,000-calorie-per-day diet to keep weight ON his frame. Aids his health.
UCLA: Bruins have something to fix going into their short break – special teams.
USC: Though not completely healthy, safety Taylor Mays (knee) will be back on the field against WSU.
WASHINGTON STATE: Looks like Dwight Tardy will end up where he started – the undisputed starting running back for the Cougars. And he's making a homecoming trip of sorts this weekend.