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Originally Published: October 21, 2010
Scouts Inc.

Week 8 features an intriguing Thursday night matchup and a heavyweight slugfest in the SEC, but that's not all college football insiders will be keeping their eyes on.

Here are five things in particular our scouts will be watching in some of the biggest games of the weekend:


Why will UCLA have a tough time against Oregon's underrated defensive front? How will Oklahoma State attack the Nebraska running game? What makes the option games of Auburn and Air Force so hard to defend? Scouts Inc. has those answers and more for ESPN Insiders. Insider