Pac-12 Articles

Travis Wilson
Utah has generated all sorts of positive momentum while starting 3-0 for a second consecutive season. The Utes have shown signs of being elite defensively, once again, in a conference filled with high-flying offenses. They already lead the Pac-12...
John Coon
1 year ago
David Shaw
Before a college basketball game involving Stanford many years ago, my dad asked the Stanford Tree a question: Why Cardinal for the university’s mascot? The name was adopted in 1972 and, like Ivy League counterparts Harvard, Dartmouth...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Cody Kessler
Week 4 of the 2015 college football season kicks off on Thursday night with a key American Athletic Conference matchup between Cincinnati and Memphis. The action continues on Friday night with Boise State taking on Virginia and Stanford traveling...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Anu Solomon
The Pac-12 is the epicenter of college football’s Week 4 slate. Three of the weekend’s best matchups reside in the Pac-12, as UCLA-Arizona is considered by some to be the top game of Week 4, while USC-Arizona State should have...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Myles Jack
Eddie Vanderdoes. Fabian Moreau. Now Myles Jack. It could get worse for the UCLA defense, but not much. The Bruins embark on Pac-12 play Saturday with a Top 10 ranking and designs on the program's first league championship since 1998...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
We're almost a month into the college football season and I finally got a couple of these partially right last week! If your team is on the wrong end of any of these predictions, you are hoping last week was an aberration and not the start of a...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Brian Kelly
I often find myself watching college football games and wondering if a certain coach could do better — or at the very least — be a better fit elsewhere. Plenty of coaches have success wherever they go, but that doesn't...
J.P. Scott
1 year ago
Nick Saban
Ohio State taught the college football world an important lesson last season: Don’t count out the one-loss teams after a September defeat. Every team would prefer to finish the season with a perfect record, but an early-season defeat isn...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Leonard Fournette
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Cody Kessler
Rivalries in sports can often be the lifeblood of a team. Seasons and opportunities squandered can be erased by the lasting memories of having topped a hated rival. In a similar fashion, entire seasons of hard work, dedication, and perfection can...
Josh Webb
1 year ago
Anu Solomon
Arizona wraps nonconference play Saturday against in-state counterpart Northern Arizona — a game the Wildcats should win.  "Everyone's going to say we're supposed to win the game, and we are. We're [FBS] and they...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Devontae Booker
Several offensive questions face no. 21 Utah heading into its final non-conference game this weekend. The Utes moved the ball well enough in home victories over Utah State and Michigan, but left plenty of room for improvement. Utah coach Kyle...
John Coon
1 year ago
The perfect capper to a fully loaded Week 3 slate features Top 20-ranked foes BYU and UCLA, under the lights of Rose Bowl Stadium. UCLA has been dominant in its first two outings, blowing out Virginia and UNLV by a combined 52 points. BYU...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Budda Baker
Washington and Utah State will battle in a matchup of two 1-1 teams that will be looking for a chance to gain some critical momentum early on in the 2015 season. Washington had little trouble bouncing back from the loss at Boise State by routing an...
Scott Whittum
1 year ago
Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum is the unofficial birthplace of Stanford football in its current incarnation: the Stanford football that competes for conference championships and has been in the national title conversation. The Cardinal’s...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
A cupcake awaits Oregon to help mask the bitter taste of losing 31-28 at Michigan State upon the Ducks’ return to Autzen Stadium. The Ducks’ follow-up to playing national championship contender Michigan State is a paycheck...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Jerrod Heard
Texas (1-1) is making its way back onto the national stage. Just not because of their football team. After the firing of AD Steve Patterson on Tuesday, the University of Texas' sports landscape looks very, very different. Head...
Lloyd H. Spence Jr.
1 year ago
The Rocky Mountain Showdown dates back to 1893, though the Colorado-Colorado State series' future is only guaranteed to 2020. That's when the rivalry's contract expires, leaving precious few opportunities for either the Buffaloes...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
UCLA Bruins
College football goes to another level in Week 3 as conference play begins to open up across the nation. Things start to get real this weekend and I’m going right along with it. There are some “circle the wagons” games this...
Braden Gall
1 year ago
Todd Graham
The fourth-quarter deluge that overwhelmed Arizona State in its season-opening loss to Texas A&M seemingly spilled over into Week 2. The Sun Devils won a 35-21 decision over FCS opponent Cal Poly Saturday at home, though the final score...
Kyle Kensing
1 year ago
Les Miles
The third week of the 2015 college football season kicks off on Thursday night with a key ACC matchup between Clemson and Louisville. Thursday night’s game is one of the marquee contests for Week 3, but the action continues on Friday and...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jared Goff
California is in the spotlight on Saturday, as the top three matchups from the Pac-12 all involve teams from the Golden State. USC-Stanford takes the top spot in the game power rankings, but there’s no shortage of intrigue between BYU-UCLA...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Jeremy Johnson
Quarterbacks are always under heavy scrutiny for all 128 college football teams, and the pressure only increases in big-time matchups. While it’s still very early in the 2015 season, there are a handful of teams with critical matchups in Week...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago
Travis Wilson
It appears Kendal Thompson will get a second chance to prove he can lead Utah's offense. Thompson filled in for starting quarterback Travis Wilson on Friday night after Wilson left the game with a sprained shoulder in the second quarter of...
John Coon
1 year ago
Dalvin Cook
Numbers and statistics are a huge part of college football. Every Sunday, reading updated box scores and stats is like Christmas for fans and media members. Some stats like total offense and total defense are overrated, but each help paint a...
Steven Lassan
1 year ago

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