Washington Cougars head coach Mike Leach told reporters that some of the seniors on the football squad are zombie-like and go through the motions.
Oregon hits the road for the first time this season, but it remains to be seen how much the Ducks trip to Seattle is truly a road game. Thousands of Oregon fans are expected to make the trip north for the matchup.
Eastern Washington nearly knocked off a second FBS team this season. Washington State barely hung on to beat Eastern Washington 24-20 on Saturday, as the Cougars had to knock down a final pass in the end zone to ensure the victory.
Brigham Young’s defense was tired of watching film and sick of hearing about Mike Leach’s vaunted Air Raid attack. “It’s a slap in the face,” linebacker Brandon Ogletree said. “We were a Top 15 defense last year and I don’t want to hear about how we should be scared of anybody.”