Pac-12 week 12 recap and week 13 preview plus Jim Mora’s firing

Ryan and Dave discuss Jim Mora being fired, recap the week 12 Pac-12 slate and preview all six games to finish off the regular season.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. USC
  2. Washington State
  3. Stanford
  4. Washington
  5. Oregon
  6. Arizona State
  7. Arizona
  8. Utah
  9. California
  10. UCLA
  11. Colorado
  12. Oregon State

OUR PICKS

  • Cal at UCLA (Fri) (-7) – Ryan UCLA, Dave UCLA
  • Arizona at Arizona State (pick) – Ryan Arizona, Dave Arizona
  • Oregon State at Oregon (-26) – Ryan Oregon, Dave Oregon
  • Notre Dame at Stanford (+2.5) – Ryan Stanford, Dave Stanford
  • Washington State at Washington (-9) – Ryan WSU, Dave WSU
  • Colorado at Utah (-10.5) – Ryan Utah, Dave Colorado

Podcast of Champions week 11 recap and week 12 preview

Ryan and Dave are still licking their wounds after a horrible week of picks against the spread. They recap the crazy action of week 11, preview week 12, discuss the conference’s scheduling problems and answer your questions about Pac-12 football.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. USC
  2. Washington State
  3. Stanford
  4. Washington
  5. Arizona
  6. UCLA
  7. Arizona State
  8. Utah
  9. California
  10. Oregon
  11. Colorado
  12. Oregon State

OUR PICKS

  • Arizona State at Oregon State (+7) – Ryan ASU, Dave OSU
  • Arizona at Oregon (pick) – Ryan Arizona, Dave Arizona
  • California at Stanford (-16) – Ryan Cal, Dave Cal
  • UCLA at USC (-16) – Ryan UCLA, Dave UCLA
  • Utah at Washington (-17.5) – Ryan Utah, Dave UW

Pac-12 week 10 recap and week 11 preview

The home team domination and blowout trend continued on during week 10 in the Pac-12. Dave and Ryan recap all of the action, preview week 11, reveal our Power Rankings and answer your questions.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. Washington
  2. USC
  3. Washington State
  4. Arizona
  5. Stanford
  6. Arizona State
  7. Utah
  8. Colorado
  9. California
  10. Oregon
  11. UCLA
  12. Oregon State

OUR PICKS

  • Washington at Stanford (Fri) (+6.5) – Ryan UW, Dave UW
  • USC at Colorado (+13.5) – Ryan Colorado, Dave Colorado
  • Washington State at Utah (+1) – Ryan WSU, Dave Utah
  • Arizona State at UCLA (pick) – Ryan ASU, Dave ASU
  • Oregon State at Arizona (-23) – Ryan Arizona, Dave Arizona

Podcast of Champions week 9 recap, week 10 preview

Week nine in the Pac-12 was mostly a mess of noncompetitive blowouts. Dave and Ryan recap all of the action, preview what should be an exciting week 10, reveal our Power Rankings and answer your questions.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. Washington
  2. Stanford
  3. USC
  4. Arizona
  5. Washington State
  6. Oregon
  7. Utah
  8. Arizona State
  9. Colorado
  10. UCLA
  11. California
  12. Oregon State

OUR PICKS

  • UCLA at Utah (Fri) (-5) – Ryan Utah, Dave Utah
  • Stanford at Washington State (-2.5) – Ryan Stanford, Dave WSU
  • Oregon State at California (-8) – Ryan OSU, Dave Cal
  • Colorado at Arizona State (-4) – Ryan Colorado, Dave ASU
  • Oregon at Washington (-21) – Ryan UW, Dave Oregon
  • Arizona at USC (-7) – Ryan Arizona, Dave Arizona

Podcast of Champions week 8 recap, week 9 preview

Who is good in the Pac-12? We do our best to rank everyone with our power rankings, recap a light week eight and preview what should be an exciting week nine.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. Stanford
  2. Washington
  3. Washington State
  4. Arizona State
  5. Arizona
  6. USC
  7. Utah
  8. California
  9. UCLA
  10. Oregon
  11. Colorado
  12. Oregon State

 

OUR PICKS

  • Stanford at Oregon State (Thurs) (+21) – Ryan, Dave OSU
  • Cal at Colorado (-3) – Ryan, Dave Cal
  • UCLA at Washington (-17) – Ryan UW, Dave UCLA  (Ryan changed his pick mid week)
  • Utah at Oregon (+3.5) – Ryan, Dave Utah
  • WSU at Arizona (+3) – Ryan, Dave Arizona
  • USC at ASU (+3) – Ryan, Dave ASU

Pac-12 week 7 recap and week 8 preview

ESPN’s Kyle Bonagura joins the Podcast of Champions to breakdown the Pac-12 chaos from week 7 and preview the games from week 8.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. USC
  2. Stanford
  3. Washington
  4. Utah
  5. Washington State
  6. Arizona State
  7. Arizona
  8. California
  9. Oregon
  10. UCLA
  11. Colorado
  12. Oregon State

OUR PICKS

  • Arizona State at Utah (-9.5) – Ryan: ASU, Dave: ASU, Kyle: ASU
  • Oregon at UCLA (-7) – Ryan: UCLA, Dave: Oregon, Kyle: Oregon
  • USC at Notre Dame (-3.5) – Ryan: USC, Dave: ND, Kyle: ND
  • Arizona at Cal (+3) – Ryan: Cal, Dave: Arizona, Kyle: Cal
  • Colorado at Washington State (-11) – Ryan: WSU, Dave: WSU, Kyle: WSU

Pac-12 week six recap and week seven preview

Nearing the halfway point of the season we recap what the Pac-12 teams did in week six and preview all six games in week seven plus we answer all of your questions about the Conference of Champions.  

POWER RANKINGS

  1. Washington State
  2. Washington
  3. USC
  4. Stanford
  5. Utah
  6. UCLA
  7. Arizona
  8. Oregon
  9. Arizona State
  10. California
  11. Colorado
  12. Oregon State

 

OUR PICKS

  • Washington State at Cal (+13.5) – Ryan, Dave pick WSU
  • Colorado at Oregon State  (+12.5) – Ryan, Dave pick CU
  • Utah at USC (-12.5) – Ryan picks Utah, Dave picks USC
  • UCLA at Arizona (-1) – Ryan, Dave pick Arizona
  • Washington at Arizona State (+17.5) – Ryan, Dave pick ASU
  • Oregon at Stanford (-10.5) – Ryan,Dave pick Oregon

Pac-12 week five recap and week six preview

We have a new top team in our Pac-12 Power Rankings after week five. We recap all of the Pac-12 action and preview what should be an exciting week six in the conference.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. Washington State
  2. Washington
  3. Utah
  4. USC
  5. Stanford
  6. Oregon
  7. UCLA
  8. California
  9. Arizona State
  10. Arizona
  11. Colorado
  12. Oregon State

OUR PICKS

  • Oregon State at USC (-34.5) Ryan, Dave pick OSU
  • Arizona at Colorado (-6.5) Ryan, Dave pick Colorado
  • Washington State at Oregon (-2.5) Ryan, Dave pick WSU
  • Stanford at Utah (+6) Ryan, Dave pick Utah
  • Cal at Washington (-27) Ryan picks UW, Dave picks Cal

Podcast of Champions week 5 picks

Since we recorded our show on Sunday and the betting lines were not yet out, here are our picks for week five against the point spread.

OUR PICKS

  • USC at Washington State (+3.5) – Dave picks WSU, Ryan picks USC
  • Washington at Oregon State (+26.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Washington
  • Colorado at UCLA (-7) – Ryan and Dave pick Colorado
  • Arizona State at Stanford (-15) – Ryan picks Stanford, Dave picks ASU
  • California at Oregon (-13.5) – Ryan and Dave pick Oregon

Podcast of Champions week four recap, week five preview

It was streak-week in the Pac-12 with two long winning streaks extended and one broken in conference play.  Ryan and David update their power rankings, review the games and preview next weekend’s contests.

POWER RANKINGS

  1. Washington
  2. USC
  3. Washington State
  4. Utah
  5. Stanford
  6. California
  7. Colorado
  8. Arizona State
  9. Oregon
  10. UCLA
  11. Arizona
  12. Oregon State

Since we recorded on a Sunday this week, we will release our picks against the spread later in the week.