■ Tyson Alger says Charles Nelson can do anything he wants, and he wants to do everything with Oregon. Good read.
■ The Oregon Daily Emerald staff shares their insights and predictions leading up to the game.
■ Andrew Nemec looks at the recruits visiting Autzen today.
■ Dale Newton talks about what is and isn't on the line for Marcus Mariota tonight.
After all the talking and analysis is done, 80 college kids play football. It’s a multi billion-dollar business and the most entertaining game in the sports landscape. Legacies are just a topic. Courage, heart, effort and character, that’s the real stuff. Win or lose, Mariota and the Ducks have plenty of all of these. It’s been a privilege to watch them.