Stanford's games against Oregon State and Washington could hold the key to its hopes of winning the Pac 12 championship in 2017.
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We take a way-early look at the top position groups in the Pac-12 North, which sees a tough defense in Washington and offense almost everywhere else.
With most of the Pac-12's coaching vacancies filled, here's a look at the arrivals and departures around the league.
Of the 27 high school QBs signed in the Pac-12 in 2013 and 2014, only four will (or are projected to) end their careers as the school's starter.
Ted Miller ESPN Senior Writer
Stanford announced the hiring of Ron Gould as its running backs coach Thursday. Gould spent the past four seasons as head coach at UC Davis after a 16-year tenure on Cal's coaching staff. In his career, Gould has coached C.J. Anderson, Shane Vereen and Marshawn Lynch, Jahvid Best and J.J. Arrington, among others.
The Cardinal picked up two of the nation's top offensive linemen in Foster Sarell and Walker Little -- a much-needed boost for a unit that struggled.
Quarterback competitions are a rite of spring, and some of the nation's top programs are searching for starters. Here's an early look at the best battles and who could be starting in the fall.
Although it's difficult to duplicate the meteoric rise of Texas' Tom Herman, some young coaches across college football are poised to be big players in the next coaching carousel.
Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer
RB Christian McCaffrey and DE Solomon Thomas will get plenty of attention at the NFL combine. Stanford will also be represented in Indianapolis by WR Michael Rector and K Conrod Ukropina.
We revisit each current Pac-12 coach's best squad at any point in his head-coaching career, including Kyle Whittingham's undefeated 2008 Bama-beater.
Some of college football's biggest stars -- namely Deshaun Watson, Leonard Fournette and Jabrill Peppers -- are off to the NFL. How will their teams replace them?
Among edge defenders, Myles Garrett and Jonathan Allen have gotten most of the attention so far. But Solomon Thomas' unique blend of speed and power is giving him a quick rise on draft boards.
Christian McCaffrey was a triple threat at Stanford, but the NFL is a different game. Here's how an NFL scout and ESPN Insiders size him up.
USC and UCLA have two of the Pac-12's toughest nonconferece schedules, facing September tests that will set the tone for the rest of their seasons.
Christian McCaffrey's departure and injuries at QB pose challenging questions for Stanford. Who are the new faces the Cardinal will call upon?
Christian McCaffrey is off to the NFL, but will the top rusher in the Pac-12 still run for Stanford? Our Pac-12 reporters weigh in.
With signing day in the books, here's an updated look at how the Pac-12 Power Rankings will shake out in 2017. Did USC stay on top?
The top lawyer at the National Labor Relations Board issued an official opinion this week that players at all 17 private colleges in the FBS are employees of their schools.
With three years of hindsight, we take a look at how the recruiting classes of 2014 in the Pac-12 measured up.
A signing day Texas exodus
"Gone to Texas" was the phrase used during the early 1800s by Americans who left for the then-Mexican territory. But on Wednesday, nine of the Lone Star State's top-10 recruits went in the other direction and signed with out-of-state schools.
USC, Stanford, UCLA, Washington and Oregon hauled in top-25 recruiting classes. Colorado finished not too far behind.