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GAMES OF THE WEEK
LARS ANDERSON
October 24, 2011
Here are the teams and the themes to follow this weekend
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October 24, 2011

Games Of The Week

Here are the teams and the themes to follow this weekend

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What we've learned about LSU

At some point QB Jarrett Lee will need to take pressure off the running game by connecting on more downfield throws, though that wasn't necessary on Saturday in a 38--7 win over Tennessee.

What it will mean on Saturday

Auburn excels at winning close games, but unfortunately for the Tigers, so does LSU under coach Les Miles. This game will be close—but not after the first quarter; LSU has too much talent.

NO. 22 WASHINGTON AT NO. 7 STANFORD

What we've learned about the Huskies

Behind an offense that is humming—Washington gained 562 yards in a 52--24 win over Colorado—the Huskies are off to their first 3--0 start in conference play since 1997.

What we've learned about the Cardinal

While Andrew Luck (336 passing yards, 4 TDs in a 44--14 win over Washington State) receives all the praise, the Stanford D ranks fifth in the country in points allowed (11.2 a game).

What it will mean on Saturday

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