Pac-12 Networks' Mike Yam and Yogi Roth lay out the storylines to follow when Stanford visits No. 17 UCF on Saturday at 12:30 p.m. PT/ 1:30 p.m. MT.
Nothing UCF did Saturday surprised Stanford head coach David Shaw, the Bradford M. Freeman Director of Football. As advertised, they were fast, aggressive, well-coached and executed.
Stanford fell behind early and dropped its second straight game after beating Northwestern to open the year, falling to No. 17 UCF 45-27 on Saturday afternoon.
Backing up two of the most accomplished players in program history wasn't easy for Cameron Scarlett. Not for a guy who ran for nearly 2,500 yards and 30 touchdowns his last two seasons at Central Catholic High in Portland, Oregon.
Stanford looked to become a West Coast and national power and accomplished both in the 1920s after the arrival of coach Pop Warner.
Christian McCaffrey is one of five players in NFL history with 10 or more receptions and 120 or more rushing yards in a game -- Sunday was the second such performance in 33 career games.