Ted Miller He had decided long ago that no Situation had any objective reality: it only existed in the minds of those who happened to be in on it at any specific moment. The Pac-12 has a lot of good safeties, but Arizona has a young one who might end up in the All-Conference mix. Running back Daniel Jenkins has elevated his game. Arizona State's battle at backup quarterback continues. California running back Covaughn DeBoskie-Johnson has asserted himself. A practice report. Colorado's Will Pericak has found a home on the D-line, which looks solid. Some notes. The Buffs backup quarterback is expected to return to practice next week. Oregon*offensive line*coach Steve Greatwood has no qualms about shaking things up. Who will step in for Cliff Harris against LSU? Defensive tackle Kevin Frahm is the latest Oregon State player to get hurt, and that's not good. A couple of true freshmen may crack the starting lineup. Who will be Andrew Luck's successor at Stanford? Wide receiver Chris Owusu, the Cardinal's only true deep threat, is critical to the offense. UCLA quarterback Kevin Prince played better Wednesday. Wide receiver Randall Carroll is struggling to put it together on and off the field. Deep thoughts on USC's passing game. Some practice notes. Utah coach Kyle Whittingham has an eye for talent -- and where to use it. The defense is ahead of the offense, and it needs quarterback Jordan Wynn to see more action. Washington's offensive line is taking shape. Staff continuity is a big deal for the Huskies. Washington State looks good at receiver. The Cougs offense controlled the scrimmage. The linebackers are improved. Originally posted by ESPN.com - Pac-10 Blog Click here to view the article.