Royce Freeman, RB, Oregon: The Ducks have a bruising bell cow in this physical true freshman. Freeman's 18 carries for 121 yards punished UCLA, and his two touchdowns put icing on the cake for Oregon, opening a 42-10 lead to put this contest well out of reach.
■ Oregon stands at #9 in the latest AP poll.
■ Oregon moves back to the top in the latest Pac-12 power ranking.
■ Rob Moseley talks about Jake Fisher's return for the UCLA game and the resolve of Pharoah Brown.
■ Jason Quick wonders if Mark Helfrich shouldn't get the game ball for the UCLA matchup.
■ Andrew Greif reports on Mark Helfrich and the team's resolve.
■ Ken Goe looks ahead to fusky week.
■ Dale Newton puts in his two cents on the UCLA win.
It was vintage Oregon, and just in time.
The Ducks were headed for a season on the brink and a major disappointment, but they avoided a good run spoiled with a resurgent performance at the Rose Bowl...