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For the 45th year in a row, Athlon Sports will release its in-depth preseason preview annual complete with coaching changes, behind the scenes features, scouting reports from within the locker room, pages of recruiting rankings, and most...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
Pac 10
- by Braden Gall (@AthlonBraden) Spring Primers: ACC Coastal | ACC Atlantic | Big 12, Part 1 | Big 12, Pt 2 | Notre Dame |Big East, Part 1 | Big East, Pt 2 | SEC West |...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
Pac 10
-by Steven Lassan (@AthlonSteven) Spring Primers: ACC Coastal | ACC Atlantic | Big 12, Part 1 | Big 12, Pt 2 | Notre Dame |Big East, Part 1 | Big East, Pt 2 | SEC West...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
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The addition of Utah and Colorado has added two large states for talent to the west coast conference’s footprint. Both states produce quality athletes that most Pac-10 schools have already been recruiting for years. Colorado will likely need some...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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Athlon Sports is in the predictions business. We are currently America’s oldest preseason College Football publication (1967) and have been the most accurate NCAA football predictor over the last five years. With this in mind, and the finale...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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Athlon will be awarding postseason honors to each BCS conference in the country. Today we look at the Pac-10’s best for 2010.For the sake of this exercise, the Heisman and Bednarik will function as MVP and Defensive Player of the Year awards...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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Arizona State at Arizona, Thursday, 6:00 p.m. MTA victory would give the Sun Devils their sixth win of the season, but they still may not be headed to a bowl game. Because Arizona State has played two Football Championship Subdivision opponents, it...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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The Holiday Bowl representative who came to the Washington-Cal game on Saturday may not have been thrilled with what he saw. But at this point, he may want to be satisfied simply having a Pac-10 team in the game at all.Because of the unique dynamic...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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Alabama has a new fan base this week — the Stanford Cardinal. The Cardinal’s immediate future depends a lot on Friday’s Auburn-Alabama showdown. Stanford is trying to make its first Rose Bowl since 2000 but may need a little help...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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Stanford (9-1, 6-1) at California (5-5, 3-4), Saturday, 12:30 p.m.The Cardinal will continue their quest for a BCS bowl berth with a visit to their rival. No. 1 Oregon remains the only team to beat Stanford. If both teams continue on their current...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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The people associated with the Washington State football program will tell you that they saw this coming — that the Cougars had become increasingly competitive and were bound to break through for a Pac-10 victory.And while it was true that...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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Washington State (1-9, 0-7) at Oregon State (4-4, 3-2), Saturday, 1:00 p.m.The Beavers are expected to win, and had better win, if they entertain thoughts of going to a bowl game. After Saturday, Oregon State closes the season against USC, at...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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You have to wonder if Stanford would like another shot at the mighty Oregon Ducks. Granted, no team in its right mind would relish the chance to play the Ducks right now. Oregon is a machine, thoroughly steamrolling any opponent that gets in its...
Steven Lassan
3 years ago
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Washington at Oregon, Saturday, 12:30 p.m.Washington’s chances of winning this game are about 1 in 100. That is, Oregon has the No. 1 offense in the country while the Huskies have the No. 100 defense. Plus, the Ducks are at home. The only...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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If USC supposedly was the toughest test remaining on Oregon’s schedule, the road to the Ducks’ second straight Pac-10 title could become downright silly. Oregon broke open a close game early in the third quarter and cruised to a 53...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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Arizona at UCLA, Saturday, 12:30 p.m. PT UCLA’s season is teetering on desperation. It wasn’t long ago the Bruins were the talk of the Pac-10 after their road upset of Texas. But they are now coming off back-to-back blowout losses to...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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And now for something out of the “Be careful what you wish for” department.Cal and Stanford didn’t want to be aligned in the North Division of the new Pac-12 unless they could be guaranteed to play UCLA and USC every year. They...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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UCLA at Oregon, Thursday, 6:00 p.m. PTThe Ducks will take the field for the first time in school history as the No. 1 team in the nation. Oregon moved into the top spot of the Associated Press top 25 this week without even playing — the Ducks...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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For one cloudy afternoon in Los Angeles, this was the familiar USC, the one that steamrolled opponents for the better part of a decade and left observers shaking their heads in wonderment. The Trojans, reeling after back-to-back losses on the final...
Braden Gall
3 years ago
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On a night when Stanford remained in the Pac-10 hunt with a last-second win over USC and Washington continued to prove it’s not quite ready for the big time, the news that most shook up the conference race took place on one play in Arizona...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
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Stanford is considered the up-and-coming program of the Pac-10 Conference. Saturday’s game in Eugene proved just that — the Cardinal are coming, but they’re not there yet.After shocking Oregon early by racing out to a 21–3...
Rob Doster
3 years ago
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Arizona State at Oregon StateSaturday, 3:30 p.m. PTThis will be a measuring stick game for both teams. Are the Sun Devils really the competitive team that gave both Wisconsin and Oregon a run for their money? How good (or bad) are the Beavers? They...
Rob Doster
3 years ago