Ray Ratto, San Francisco Chronicle: California displayed its full weaponry in an electrifying victory against Tennessee.
Greg Hansen, Arizona Daily Star: Arizona's offense lurched and sputtered and didn't get out of the parking lot in a loss at Brigham Young.
Mark Purdy, San Jose Mercury News: Despite being routed by UCLA in Jim Harbaugh's first game as coach, it's clear Stanford is making progress.
Tom Powers, Pioneer Press: If that was supposed to be Minnesota's first step toward Pasadena, somebody needs to buy a road map.
Blair Kerkhoff, Kansas City Star: Nebraska looks solid, but the biggest question mark will be quarterback Sam Keller.
Neill Woelk, Boulder Daily Camera: Our advice to Colorado fans? Buckle up. It promises to be a wild ride. The faint of heart and football conservatives may want to find another hobby — quickly.