■ Tyson Alger continues looking at our opponents in 2015 and today it's the Civil War.
It will be interesting to see how the new-look Beavers beav trash, in a year of transition, fare against a Ducks team that is hoping to return to the College Football Playoffs for a second consecutive year. By all accounts the Ducks are the more talented – and favored team – but Gary Andersen and company would love to start their first Civil War off with a massive upset to keep the Ducks out of the Pac-12 title game.
■ Kevin Gemmell goes on a Pac-12 road trip in week 9 and has the Oregon vs ASU game on the map.
■ Dale Newton shares some random thoughts on the Ducks and college football.