Week 4 Saturday picks: UCLA at Arizona, USC at Arizona State, more

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Two Minute Drill: UCLA vs. Arizona preview
Friday September 25th, 2015

We've reached the point in the season where teams begin to show how good they truly are. Over the first three weeks, contenders suffered surprising losses, underdogs slayed giants and perceived middle-of-the-pack squads performed better or worse than expected. There are still plenty of games left to be played in 2015—the first set of College Football Playoff rankings won't be revealed for more than a month—but more ground has already been covered than you probably realize.

This weekend's slate is light on marquee matchups, but there are some intriguing games. Will UCLA or Arizona emerge from their meeting in Tuscon as the frontrunner in the Pac-12 South? Can TCU survive a tough test at Texas Tech? SI.com's team of college football writers—Andy Staples, Pete Thamel, Thayer Evans, Zac Ellis, Colin Becht, Lindsay Schnell, Brian Hamilton and Ben Glicksman—offers its predictions for those games and more.​

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Week 4 picks
  Staples Thamel Evans Ellis Becht Schnell Hamilton Glicksman
BYU at Michigan
Ga. Tech at Duke
NIU at Boston Coll.
Okla. State at Texas
Va. Tech at ECU
Tennessee at Florida
TCU at Texas Tech
Cal at Washington
Texas A&M vs. Ark.
Miss. St. at Auburn
Missouri at Kentucky
UCLA at Arizona
Utah at Oregon
USC at Ariz. State
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