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8-5, 2nd in Pac 12 - North
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8dMel Kiper Jr.

Way-too-early 2018 rankings: Luke Falk

The Washington State senior ranks well among veteran QBs in the 2018 NFL draft, but he has stiff competition from younger prospects who may declare early.

Kyle Bonagura ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's how Washington State coach Mike Leach assessed the fact that WR Gabe Marks, the Pac-12's all-time leading receiver, did not get selected in the NFL draft. "I've found the draft over the years to be especially random. I think a lot of guys are selected based on measurables rather than how good of a player they are," Leach said. "Gabe doesn't measure up particularly well, but he's better than some guys that do."

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26dKyle Bonagura

Post-spring 2017 Pac-12 power rankings

Now that every school is finished with spring practice, here's an updated look at how the Pac-12 power rankings will look in 2017.

Paul Gutierrez ESPN Staff Writer 

The Raiders have selected Washington State DB Shalom Luani with the first of their four seventh-round picks, No. 221 overall. The Raiders had the 24th-ranked pass defense in the league last year and need depth in the secondary. The former soccer player had eight interceptions in two years at Wazzou but his tackling was suspect.

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The College Football Playoff committee has referred to non-conference schedules when selecting Playoff teams. Florida State, USC and Oklahoma have the toughest non-conference schedules among FPI top-25 teams. Conversely, Penn State, Washington State and Washington have the easiest non-conference schedules, according to FPI.

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57dSteve Palazzolo

Luke Falk stands out among fifth-year players

Falk has NFL potential, and another season at the helm of Mike Leach's potent offense should do the trick. Teammate Cody O'Connell also cracks the list.

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85dTed Miller

Mailbag: Cowardly scheduling and QB questions

It's not hard to understand why some Pac-12 teams start with soft schedules. And it's easy to grasp why the league is seen as rich in quarterbacks.

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88dChantel Jennings

Weaknesses in the Pac-12 North

With spring practices starting up throughout the Pac-12, let's take a look at each team's biggest weakness.

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89dAdam Rittenberg

College football future QB power rankings

It's nearly impossible to win a national championship with questions at quarterback. Which programs have the best QB situation for the immediate future? The answer might surprise you.

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What's the biggest spring storyline for each top 25 team?

Spring practices are beginning. Whether it's replacing a coach or a quarterback, evaluating a big-name transfer or getting top recruits into the mix, each of our top 25 teams faces uncertainties.

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93dChantel Jennings

Pac-12's strongest position groups: North

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.

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