This space will be void of practice coverage today, because the Huskies are headed to parts unknown -- literally, they can't tell us -- for their fifth practice of camp. But we do have links, and will discuss the results of our "most important player" poll a little later.
--- Here's our story in today's newspaper about yesterday's memorial for Abner Thomas.
--- And our story about the Huskies' freshmen defensive backs, four or five of which are likely to play this season.
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--- Adam Jude writes about the crowded competition to replace Bishop Sankey at running back.
--- Chris Petersen was one of nine Pac-12 coaches who voted "yes" in an ESPN.com poll asking if they were in favor of only playing nonconference games against other "Power Five" conferences.
--- Speaking of Power Five, they're getting more powerful after the NCAA board of governors approved a proposal Thursday to allow the Pac-12, SEC, Big 12, Big Ten and ACC to write more of their own rules.
--- Washington State's highly-touted freshmen are learning what it takes to play at the college level.
--- Arizona State's offensive line is becoming tougher thanks to an Auburn transfer.
--- The first week of camp is "sink or swim" for Oregon's newcomers.
--- Stanford's new defensive backs coach is making a positive impact.
--- Looking at Utah's defensive tackle situation.
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