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Ducks Oregon and Stanford get a rest before their clash Oregon and Stanford get a rest before their clash
Second-ranked Oregon and sixth-ranked Stanford get a break next weekend before a Thursday night clash in Palo Alto, Calif., that qualifies as one of the biggest games of the season.
Ducks No. 2 Oregon hosts No. 12 UCLA in make-or-break game for both teams No. 2 Oregon hosts No. 12 UCLA in make-or-break game for both teams
The No. 12 Bruins, coming off a disheartening loss to Stanford, have a chance for redemption — in a big way — against the No. 2 Oregon Ducks this Saturday.

But the Bruins (5-1, 2-1 Pac-12) face a considerable challenge in Oregon (7-0, 4-0), which is favored by more than three touchdowns. UCLA has not won at Autzen Stadium since 2004, and the team hasn't defeated the Ducks since a 16-0 blanking in 2007.
Ducks Colt Lyerla faces cocaine charges Colt Lyerla faces cocaine charges
Former Oregon tight end Colt Lyerla, who left the second-ranked Ducks earlier this month following a one-game suspension for violating team rules, was in custody Thursday after his arrest on drug-related charges in Eugene.
Ducks Ducks ranked 3rd in first BCS standings Ducks ranked 3rd in first BCS standings
Alabama and Florida State hold the top two spots in the first BCS standings of the season. Oregon was a close third behind second-place Florida State.