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UCLA Bruins 2016 Spring Football Preview

A new-look roster with Josh Rosen's familiar face sends UCLA into an uncertain season.
UCLA Bruins 2016 Spring Football Preview

Unprecedented, sustained success defined Jim Mora’s first four seasons as UCLA’s head coach. Never before had the Bruins won nine or more games three consecutive times, and only once previously had UCLA put together back-to-back years of 10 wins.

 

Ranking the Pac-12's Toughest 2016 College Football Schedules

Defending champion Stanford and USC both face uphill climbs to return to the Pac-12 title game.
Ranking the Pac-12's Toughest 2016 College Football Schedules

Unprecedented parity has transformed the Pac-12 landscape, turning a conference once dominated but just one or two teams into a wide-open free-for-all.

 

Oregon Ducks 2016 Spring Football Preview

Oregon aims to return to the Pac-12 mountaintop, but must address major question marks in offseason prep
Oregon Ducks 2016 Spring Football Preview

Oregon’s unique brand of up-tempo football accomplished more than winning some games over the last half-decade. The Ducks revolutionized the sport, helping to usher in a new era of fast-paced, entertaining offenses.

 

College Football's Top 20 Offensive Linemen on the Rise for 2016

Who are the rising stars in the trenches?
College Football's Top 20 Offensive Linemen on the Rise for 2016

Offensive linemen are the most underrated players in college football. The players in the trenches never get enough credit for their performance, but the five blockers up front set the stage for the skill players to have success. Recruiting and developing offensive linemen is never easy. However, there’s always a new wave of stars ready to emerge in the trenches.

Washington Huskies 2016 Spring Football Preview

Previewing what's ahead for Washington this spring.
Washington Huskies 2016 Spring Football Preview

Washington is a team on the rise and one of the frontrunners to win the Pac-12 in 2016. After an 8-6 debut in Chris Petersen’s first season in Seattle (2014), all signs pointed to a rebuilding year for the Huskies in 2015. Despite returning only eight starters, Washington took a step forward last season. Sure, the Huskies only finished 7-6.

Oregon State Beavers 2016 Spring Football Preview

Gary Andersen will be breaking in a new quarterback and defensive coordinator in his second season in Corvallis
Oregon State Beavers 2016 Spring Football Preview

Year one under Gary Andersen ended up being as rough as expected for Oregon State. Andersen took over a program in need of a complete overhaul. It quickly showed on the field.

College Football's Coaches on the Hot Seat: 2016 Spring Practice Edition

Which coaches enter 2016 on the hot seat?
College Football's Coaches on the Hot Seat: 2016 Spring Practice Edition

College football’s 2015-16 coaching carousel was one of the most active in recent memory. After 28 jobs changed hands, the 2016-17 version may not be as active at the end of the year. However, several big-time jobs could open, as Les Miles (LSU), Charlie Strong (Texas), Kevin Sumlin (Texas A&M) and Gus Malzahn (Auburn) enter the 2016 season squarely on the hot seat.

 

College Football's Top 30 Running Backs on the Rise for 2016

Which RBs are poised for a breakout year in 2016?
College Football's Top 30 Running Backs on the Rise for 2016

Running back is one of the easiest positions to find a new standout each year, and there always seems to be a wave of stars ready to emerge in offseason workouts. Last season, Stanford’s Christian McCaffrey finished second in the Heisman voting in his first year as the starter, while Alabama’s Derrick Henry went from sharing time with T.J.

Washington State Cougars 2016 Spring Football Preview

With Luke Falk back at quarterback, the Cougars' offense should be one of the most explosive units in the Pac-12, if not the nation
Washington State Cougars 2016 Spring Football Preview

Everything finally fell into place for Washington State last season. The Cougars finished with nine wins for the first time since 2003. With Luke Falk at quarterback, few defenses could effectively contain Washington State's explosive passing attack.

Utah Utes 2016 Spring Football Preview

Joe Williams will get the first shot at replacing workhorse running back Devontae Booker in the Utes' offense
Utah Utes 2016 Spring Football Preview

Utah is transforming into a team other Pac-12 teams don't want to face.

 

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