Ted Miller It is very painful for me to be forced to speak the truth. It is the first time in my life that I have ever been reduced to such a painful position, and I am really quite inexperienced in doing anything of the kind. The hits keep coming for Arizona's defense: Defensive tackle Justin Washington is out. But the Wildcats are favorites this weekend. Arizona State center Garth Gerhart is questionable for the Utah game and other notes. A loss is a loss but California has suffered too many blowout versions in recent years. Grading Cal's bye week. Colorado senior Tyler Ahles is doing his own version of an Owen Marecic. Oregon wants to avoid an offensive repeat of the 2010 Cal game. New jerseys for Thursday's game? Whatever happened to LeGarrette Blount? Oregon State and Arizona figure to throw a lot, and that means a long game. Grading Stanford's game with UCLA. Linebacker Shayne Skov's replacements passed their first test. Rick Neuheisel believes UCLA is close to a turnaround. An injury report. What's the upside with USC wideout Robert Woods? The Trojans need linebacker Lamar Dawson to get healthy. Utah now turns to quarterback Jordan Wynn's backup, Jon Hays. The bye came at a good time for Washington. Quarterback Marshall Lobbestael will start again for Washington State at UCLA, but Jeff Tuel could play. Originally posted by ESPN.com - Pac-10 Blog Click here to view the article.