■ Oregon's receivers were picked as the best group in the country by Phil Steele recently.
"Almost everyone in the 3-deep is a (very highly touted player)," he wrote, adding that a dozen Ducks were ranked among his top 30 at the position coming out of high school.
Per Steele, Oregon's wideouts were the "clear No. 1 this year."
■ Kevin Gemmell looks at the Pac-12's pivotal games this year and lists the Oregon vs Michigan St. game at the head of the list.
■ Henry Swift talks about running backs coach Gary Campbell. the man in the suit.
■ Rob Moseley says the MLB draft begins to reshape the U of O roster for next year and Tyson Alger believes Phil Craig-St. Louis would benefit from another year as a Duck.