In the AP poll of media, Oregon moved up one spot to No. 2 this week. The Ducks received 16 first-place votes, and trailed No. 1 Florida State by 48 points, 1,463 to 1,415.
■ Marcus Mariota and Ifo Ekpre-Olomu got a couple of helmet stickers from the ESPN crew.
■ Kevin Gemmell shares the Pac-12 Power Rankings for week 2 and Oregon tops the list.
■ Rob Moseley and Andrew Greif share the details of Mark Helfrich's teleconference with reporters yesterday.
■ Oregon stole the show when it comes to Pac-12 recruiting visits this last weekend.
■ Jason Quick looks at some big behind the scenes contributions against MSU.
■ Dale Newton says we all need a lesson in faith.
On a day when Stanford lost and Washington struggled, the Ducks showed they can matchup with one of the toughest and most disciplined and physical teams in the country. This Oregon team has smashed the ESPN narrative forever. They have the speed, talent and focus to beat anyone on their schedule.