We’re boarding an airplane for Phoenix here in a few hours, which means it’s time to pack light and dress in a way that won’t require 45 minutes to get through security. Until then, here are some links.
— Our story today took a further look at Bishop Sankey’s pursuit of Corey Dillon’s rushing record.
— Here’s what Steve Sarkisian had to say during his final media availability of the week.
— The Seattle Times: ASU might be a pretty good matchup for Sankey.
— The Seattle Times: Washington’s men’s basketball team was picked to finish eighth in the Pac-12 preseason media poll.
— The UW Daily: Sarkisian’s metaphor of choice this season involves the way UW plays in the third quarter.
— The Arizona Republic: Stopping Sankey will be a tough task for Arizona State.
— USC receiver is looking forward to a big role against Notre Dame.
— A UCLA defensive end plays much differently than he acts off the field.
— Stanford still has time to recover from its loss last week to Utah.
— Playing against Oregon isn’t always about winning and losing.
— Colorado wants to avoid playing FCS games in the future, but they don’t have much of a choice when it comes to this week’s opponent.
— An Oregon State player overcame an eligibility scare and is filling in well at defensive tackle.
— Utah doesn’t necessarily believe that older is better.
— Arizona’s junior safety is trying to shake his recent struggles.
Christian Caple can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org. Twitter: @ChristianCaple