■ We kind of knew we had an unknown with Vernon Adams and it showed against MSU as Oregon lost 28-31. The Ducks had their chances and kept it close but it wasn't enough. The defense played much better this week which is a good sign for the rest of the season. Back to Autzen next week to take on Georgia St. Here are your game stories.
■ Rob Moseley has your game summary, talks about the defense, missed chances on offense and has a post game notebook; Andrew Greif looks at the key playmakers; Scott Frost and Vernon Adams talk to the media after the game; John Canzano talks about the reality of not having Marcus Mariota; Jack Heffernan looks at the defensive effort; Cole Elsasser has game photos and ESPN recaps the game.