The team at the top (Oregon), the team at the bottom (Arizona) and a player in the middle (USC’s Drake London) are the focus of this week’s Pac-12 football questions:
Question No. 1: Where will Oregon be placed in the first College Football Playoff rankings?
The first CFP rankings will be released Tuesday, and though the Tuesday rankings won’t be the final rankings, they may be the most revealing, especially for Oregon.
Where the committee places Oregon this week will tell us how it views Oregon’s resume and the Pac-12 in general. Where the Ducks land relative to Ohio State and Cincinnati will be particularly enlightening.
Oregon is ranked seventh in the AP poll released Sunday, while Ohio State is sixth and Cincinnati is second. The CFP rankings typically align closely with the AP poll. In the final before conference championship games were played last season, the AP poll read …