We have the rest of our lives to be mediocre, but we have the opportunity to play like gods for the next half of football.
Brock Osweiler takes the keys at Arizona State.
California receiver Michael Calvin is hoping for a happy ending to an injury-riddled career.
Oregon-LSU: A great matchup with plenty of sideshows, including a reappearance of Sideshow Willie. Some interesting lineup issues that coach Chip Kelly isn't talking about. The critical battle: The Ducks' offensive line vs. LSU's defensive line.
UCLA is hoping for better chemistry -- among the coaches as well as the players.