1. Utah (4-0, 1-0)
Utah pulled off the win of the season nationally by beating Oregopn by 42 points IN EUGENE. It was a dominant effort and should make them a national player going forward. They'll take a week off before Cal comes to town.
2. UCLA (4-0, 1-0)
The Bruins went into Tucson and blasted Arizona 56-30. The last time UCLA played an Arizona school on the road in September, they also pounded that team, but followed it up with a home loss. Now they'll head back to the Rose Bowl to take on stumbling Arizona State.
3. USC (3-1, 1-1)
The Trojans also went on the road (sensing a theme here) and murdered Arizona State in a game that was 35-0 at the half. They'll take a week off and then host Washington.
T4. Cal (4-0, 1-0)
The Bears are ranked after going on the road and taking down Washington. With Wazzu at home coming up, the good times shoudl continue to roll.
T4. Stanford (3-1, 1-0)
The Cardinal suddenly look like an offensive juggernaut after putting up 42 on the road against Oregon State. They'll head home to battle a suddently desperate Arizona team.
6. Oregon (2-2, 0-1)
Oregon was waxed at home by Utah, signaling what could be the end of their 'Duck Dynasty.' That was not the same type of Oregon team we're used to seeing and they'll have to regroup quickly or Colorado will surprise them in Boulder.
7. Arizona (3-1, 0-1)
Now we know who Arizona is. After struggling at times with a few cupcakes to open the year, the Wildcats played a real opponent in UCLA and took one on the chin at home. They can't sit around and sulk with a roadie to Stanford up next.
8. Arizona State (2-2, 0-1)
Todd Graham called this his best team ever. They're playing like his worst team ever after USC beat them up on both sides of the ball. This is the second pasting they've received this year, both in the two games they've played against teams with a pulse. With a road trip to the Rose Bowl coming up, things are probably going to get worse before they get better.
9. Washington (2-2, 0-1)
Oh Washington. You look like a young and talented team that just isn't ready to win yet after falling at home to Cal. I wouldn't want to play these guys by the end of the season though, or next year. A bye week followed by a trip to USC is next.
10. Colorado (3-1, 0-0)
The Buffs have three wins. The Buffs have three wins? It can't be, but it is after they shutout Nichols State. Want to show that you've turned the corner? Beat a struggling Oregon team at home on Saturday.
11. Oregon State (2-2 0-1)
The Beavers looked young in their Friday night loss to Stanford. You can see some potential, but a long year in Corvallis is coming. They'll take a much needed week off and then go to Tucson to play Arizona.
12. Washington State (2-1, 0-0)
The Cougs took the week off and scored the same number of points as the other Cougs in Provo. They open Pac 12 play this week at Cal.