Friday Sep 12
Former Oregon Ducks quarterback Akili Smith on Marcus Mariota: 'The kid is absolutely...
At 39, Akili Smith has either played or coached quarterback for the majority of his life, and it is with that perspective that he tunes into each Oregon football game from his home in San Diego and marvels at quarterback Marcus Mariota. Just as Smith produced previously unseen statistics from Mike Bellotti and Jeff Tedford's pro-style offense from 1997-98 and parlayed them into a No.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Never Forget Pat Tillman
For the past few days we have been talking non stop about Ray Rice. Once we find a story that shocks us to our core and strikes a nerve, we can't get enough of the story.Until something new comes along to distract us like a shiny object.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
The Arizona Republic
UA's Rodriguez, has formula for rushing success
The reason, coach Rich Rodriguez believes, that Arizona has been so capable at running the ball in his two-plus year tenure as the Wildcats' coach is because of the talent. But is that really the case? Under Rich Rodriguez, UA has formula for rushing success The reason, coach Rich Rodriguez believes, that Arizona has been so capable at running the ball in his two-plus year tenure as the Wildcats' coach is because of the talent.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
USC Football Links: USC/Stanford Matchup
Thoughts from around the country on the USC/Stanford matchup, podcasts to listen to on the Weekender drive and some USC hoops links. USC/Stanford is just a little over 24 hours away.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
The Only Colors
Michigan State vs. Oregon Prologue - Eclipsing the Hate for Michigan
On the eve of Michigan State's biggest nonconference regular season game in decades, a reflection on what it means to love and hate as a Spartan.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
In punter Kyle Loomis, Oregon State Beavers poised to see transformed player
Portland State punter Kyle Loomis as the Vikings practiced Wednesday in preparation for Saturday's season opener at Oregon State.
Addicted To Quack
ATQ's "20 in 20" - No. 1 - LaMichael James
The writers at Addicted to Quack have spent the summer compiling the best 20 Oregon Ducks of the past 20 years.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Sounder at Heart
Hope: A Memoir of Trophies Denied
The 33-year-old Hope Solo has built her game and her career from the dry fields of Richland, Washington through the false starts of American pro women's soccer to the peak of the international stage.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Mike Kirby Named Assistant Head Baseball Coach
Lincoln Nebraska baseball Head Coach Darin Erstad announced on Tuesday morning that he has hired Mike Kirby as the team's assistant head coach.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Arizona Desert Swarm
Anu Solomon named Arizona Wildcats starting quarterback
Rich Rodriguez announced at his weekly Monday press conference that Anu Solomon will start at quarterback for the Arizona Wildcats Friday night in the season-opener against UNLV.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
When will Pac-12's Heisman drought end?
Not only does late August bring a crush of previews, predictions and all-angles analysis of games that have yet to be played, it also means it's time for the requisite "Pac-12 player-to-be-named is the Heisman frontrunner" column.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Jim Mora's UCLA Football Team is the Best Bruins Squad Since 1998
There's no doubt that Hundley is the best QB the Bruins have had since Cade. - Kirby Lee-USA TODAY Sports With Heisman Trophy candidate and Sports Illustrated cover athlete Brett Hundley leading the Bruins, UCLA has the most complete, talented football team that Westwood has seen since 1998, which should spell a conference title and a return to the ... (more)