The Sporting News notes that Pac-12 football may be stealing some of the SEC's spotlight. Recent hires like Rich Rodriguez at Arizona and Mike Leach at Washington State have made the conference much more intriguing.

— Will Alex Smith take his place among 49ers legends?

—'s Ted Miller held a Pac-12 chat with fans.

— Read what the Arizona Daily Star reported about Thursday's game in the Huntsman Center.

— Check out ESPN 700's postgame coverage of Utah's loss to Arizona.