FROM PULLMAN — It's Wednesday, which must mean we're holding a live chat at 1 p.m. We also have the following links with stories about college students who play football. Read on.
– Our Pac-12 notebook today leads with Arizona State coach Todd Graham's impressions of Stanford.
– We also have our weekly Pac-12 power rankings. WSU checks in at No. 6.
– Here are some notes and quotes from Tuesday's practice.
– Bud Withers has a first look at Stanford.
– Grantland writer Holly Anderson was in town for the WSU-Idaho game, and conducted this Q-and-A with Mike Leach.
– John McGrath has an interesting column about WSU's final sequence against Idaho.
– Multiple outlets reported yesterday that WSU picked up a verbal commitment from Sean Krepsz, an offensive lineman — a “hoss,” even — from Riverside, Calif. Here's his Scout.com bio. He's WSU's 13th known commitment in the class of 2014.
– Stanford's best offensive lineman, David Yankey, won't play against WSU while dealing with a family matter. Josh Garnett, a Puyallup native, will start in his place. The Cardinal will also start a backup at safety due to the first-half suspension of Ed Reynolds.
– Arizona is preparing for a louder Husky Stadium, and a better Washington team.
– An Arizona State linebacker is getting his chance.
– Colorado is taking its first road trip with its new coach this week.
– USC's top players are healing.
– A great story on Oregon receiver Josh Huff.
– Oregon State's linebackers are trying to maintain their anonymity.
See you at 1 p.m.