Defensive players and coaches will be available for interviews later today, with some morning links available in two seconds.
--- Here's our story in today's newspaper about Cyler Miles being named a team captain against Illinois, and his recent focus on trying to become a leader.
--- The Pac-12 released all dates, times and TV information yesterday for the 2014-15 men's basketball season.
--- Adam Jude has this notebook from Monday's availability.
--- The UW Daily has a bunch of notes, too.
--- Washington State is borrowing Oregon's (and everyone else's) "faceless opponent" mantra.
--- Marcus Mariota's mom joins many other Ducks fans in asking the junior quarterback to avoid flipping into the end zone in the future.
--- An Oregon State running back waits his turn.
--- Colorado is getting a little more consistency from its offensive line.
--- Utah knows the turnover battle will be big against Michigan.
--- USC is rethinking its offensive strategy.
--- UCLA signed a highly-rated quarterback recruit.
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