Usually when I sort through prediction articles for the links, there is somewhat of a consensus. Typically that consensus is the other team will win, but it's a consensus nonetheless. This week there seems to be more disparity with more than one outlet picking WSU.
Because I'm curious (ok I'm too lazy to write an actual intro) let's take it to the polls to see what you all think.
Area college athletic programs weigh in on NCAA reforms - Spokesman.com - Nov. 3, 2011
PULLMAN – The NCAA’s Board of Directors passed five major reform initiatives last week in Indianapolis, including allowing schools to supply some athletes with up to $2,000 per year in living expenses.
WSU is nearly ready for Cal - SportsLink - Spokesman.com - Nov. 3, 2011
Washington State's Thursday walk-through is over so that means the preparation for California is pretty much over as well. We have some on that and how it relates to what coach Paul Wulff had to say at his short news conference as well. Read on.
WSU coach Wulff on facing Cal, final 4 games, & closing out games | KING5.com Seattle
Cougars head coach Paul Wulff talks about closing out games more effectively, the final four games, and more.
Scout.com: Scouting Washington State
Considering the setting, Washington State had one of their better offensive showings with 462 yards last week at Oregon. But WSU struggled to turn all the yards into points with just two offensive touchdowns...
Scout.com: Cougars' redshirt report
PULLMAN -- Freshmen and sophomores occupy 24 of the 44 spots on Washington State’s two-deep depth chart, and plenty of other talented youngsters are redshirting this season with the Cougars. The redshirts who seem to be drawing the most attention from WSU coaches, players and practice observers?
Ryan Leaf faces past head-on in his book '595 Switch' - Page 2 - ESPN
Ryan Leaf is finally at peace with himself. That means he's OK if you label him a NFL bust, OK if you think he threw away a potentially good career and OK with how you view his work ethic.
Pac-12 football: Picks of the Week: Pressure on Cal, trap game for Stanford(?) and the Oregon-UW "rivalry" | College Hotline
WASHINGTON STATE (plus-9.5) at CAL: Cougars outgained Oregon last week and will test the Cal secondary with an effective passing game. Don’t imagine Zach Maynard is brimming with confidence right now. Pick: Washington State.