Two things happened when the clock struck 6 a.m. this morning: these links were posted on this blog, and ESPN College GameDay began airing live from Red Square on the University of Washington campus.
So we’ll get right to the links.
— First, a note that we’ll host a game chat beginning at 12 p.m. You can ask questions, or simply follow along throughout the game as we update from our Twitter feed.
— We also made our game prediction yesterday.
— Here’s a report that Oregon running back De’Anthony Thomas will play on Saturday.
— Adam Jude of The Seattle Times writes about the UW-Oregon rivalry.
— USA Today’s George Schroeder visited Seattle and wrote this bit about Sarkisian and what he’s built — and is trying to build — at UW.
— USC wants Steve Sarkisian, according to Paul Finebaum:
Paul Finebaum just told us on our radio show that target number one according to his sources for USC.......Steve Sarkisian— Brock Huard (@BrockESPN) October 11, 2013
— Each of CBS Sports’ experts predicts an Oregon victory.
— The Oregonian gives five things to watch in the game.
— Here’s the Register-Guard’s preview.
Elsewhere in Pac-12 action …
Stop by for the chat at 1 p.m.
Christian Caple can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @ChristianCaple