Opponent Watch: Are We Ready For Primetime? Edition

Who To Watch

UCLA at Stanford (Sat 3:30pm ET ABC/ESPN2)

The ND opponent slate isn’t exactly compelling this week, so enjoy this aperitif before our primetime matchup. Stanford wide receiver Ty Montgomery is already giving me nightmares with his special teams play and ability to make people miss in the secondary.

Full Strength-of-Schedule Rankings

Rank

Team

Record

Weekly Change

13 Stanford 5-1
15 Notre Dame 4-2 -6
18 Arizona State 4-2 -11
23 Pittsburgh 3-2 +46
25 Brigham Young 4-2 +7
26 Purdue 1-5 -7
29 Southern Cal 4-2 +1
40 Oklahoma 5-1 +15
42 Temple 0-6 +18
70 Air Force 1-6 -21
78 Michigan State 5-1 +28
79 Navy 3-2 +22
97 Michigan 5-1 +25

Other Upcoming Opponents

Old Dominion at Pittsburgh (Sat 7:00pm ET ESPN3)

BYU at Houston (Sat 3:30pm ET ESNN)

Navy at Toledo (Sat 12:00pm ET ESNN)

Past Opponents

Washington at Arizona State (Sat 6:00pm ET Pac-12 Network)

Indiana at Michigan (Sat 3:30pm ET Big Ten Network)

Purdue at Michigan State (Sat 12:00pm ET Big Ten Network)

Army at Temple (Sat 1:00pm ET ESPN3)

Oklahoma at Kansas (Sat 3:30pm ESPN)

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