UCLA at No. 11 Oregon
When: Saturday, 12:30 p.m. PT
True: Autzen Stadium in Eugene, Oregon.
TV / radio: ESPN2 / 570 AM
Records: UCLA (1-1), Oregon (2-0)
QB Dorian Thompson-Robinson: 30 for 66 completes, 499 passing yards, 7 TDs, 2 INTs; 21 carries, 161 rushing yards, 2 TDs
TE Greg Dulcich: 7 recs., 206 yards, 1 TD
DB Stephan Blaylock: 14 tackles
DB Quentin Lake: 11 tackles, 2.5 TFL, 1 bag
LB Caleb Johnson: 9 tackles, 3.5 TFL, 2.5 bags, 1 INT
UCLA injury report: OUT: DE Myles Jackson (patella), DOUBT: WR Michael Ezeike (not disclosed), RB Martell Irby (knee)
UCLA wins ifThe Bruins must rely on the backfield duo of Demetric Felton and Brittain Brown to keep Oregon’s talented defense fair. The offense must also play football flawlessly and help win the turnover battle. The Bruins’ defense has yet to take another step forward after producing five sacks and nine tackles for a loss to Cal.
QB Tyler Shough: 38 for 56 completes, 539 passing yards, 5 TDs, 2 INTs; 20 carries, 166 rushing yards, 1 TD
RB CJ Verdell: 38 carriers, 223 rushing yards, 2 TDs; 7 catches, 66 receiving yards
S Nick Pickett: 14 tackles
DE Kayvon Thibodeaux: 10 tackles, 2 TFL
LB Noah Sewell: 8 tackles, 2 TFL, 1 sack
Oregon injury report: DOUBT: WR Mycah Pittman (quarantine); OUT: LB Justin Flowe (meniscus)
Oregon wins ifFalling back CJ Verdell and quarterback Tyler Shough can continue to lead the Pac-12’s top attack, producing 538.5 yards per game after the first two weeks of the season.
Prediction: Oregon 31, UCLA 17