Pac-12 Articles

Freshman year of college is all about acclimating: learning to navigate campus, establishing a routine, forming bonds with peers. By sophomore year, all facets of being a college student feel just a little more comfortable.  Apply that...
Kyle Kensing
3 months ago
Devontae Booker
The Pac-12 is a loaded league for running back talent in 2015. Utah’s Devontae Booker is coming off a huge season in his first year with the Utes and ranks as the conference’s top back. But UCLA’s Paul Perkins is a close second,...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
How does a program react to a historic season that includes a win in the inaugural College Football Playoff, a Pac-12 Conference championship and a Heisman Trophy? “Initially, a lot of tears,” Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich said,...
Kyle Kensing
3 months ago
Todd Graham
Success with any college football team starts with coaching. Even if a program doesn’t have the resources of the nation’s elite jobs, a good coach can elevate a program into national title contention. However, similar to any position on...
Steven Lassan
3 months ago
Colorado Buffaloes new uniforms 2015
Colorado’s classic white and black jerseys are some of the best in the Pac-12. But every uniform needs an occasional refresh, and that’s exactly what the Buffaloes are doing headed into 2015. On Friday, Colorado updated its white...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Adoree' Jackson
Injuries mounted for USC in its 28-26 win at Arizona on Oct. 11. The Trojan secondary — a unit that started 2014 shorthanded, thanks to the suspension of cornerback Josh Shaw — lost Adoree’ Jackson and Kevon Seymour midway through...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
Oregon is set to close spring practice with its final scrimmage of the season on Saturday. It’s a big spring in Eugene, as the Ducks are looking for a replacement for Marcus Mariota, as well as searching for new starters on defense....
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Cody Kessler
Quarterback play is usually a strength in the Pac-12, and all signs point to 2015 as another deep year for signal-callers on the West Coast. USC’s Cody Kessler leads the way in our quarterback rankings, but California’s Jared Goff is a...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Steve Sarkisian
As far as the NFL Draft goes, the Pac-12 is still USC’s league to rule. Even as Oregon, Stanford, UCLA, Arizona and Arizona State have elevated their level of play in recent seasons, USC still casts a shadow on the rest of the conference...
David Fox
4 months ago
Danny Siegel is campaigning to be a student representative at UCLA, so he decided to take a hit from linebacker Myles Jack. Yes, you read that correctly. Jack is a likely All-American linebacker in 2015 and one of the Pac-12’s top...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Washington Huskies
The old saying “beauty is in the eye of the beholder” couldn’t be more true when it comes to ranking college towns. Do you prefer larger metropolitan areas? Do you enjoy the isolated peace and quiet of a quaint small town?...
Braden Gall
4 months ago
One of football’s up-and-coming defensive coordinators got his start in the one of the most unlikely places — playing fullback for a school that was ground zero of the modern spread offense. Kalani Sitake has been a defensive...
David Fox
4 months ago
Max Browne
Come autumn at USC, all eyes will be on redshirt senior quarterback Cody Kessler and his pursuit of the Heisman Trophy. The spring, however, belonged to Kessler’s backup, redshirt sophomore Max Browne. “Today was Max’s game,...
Kyle Kensing
4 months ago
USC Trojans
USC comes into a season in a familiar situation — the frontrunner to win its division. Fans will add to that Pac-12 championship and College Football Playoff aspirations as well. And with good reason. The Trojans have by far...
Braden Gall
4 months ago
Oregon Ducks
Oregon enters a season after losing in the national title game for the second time in six years. This time, Mark Helfrich has to rebuild without the best player in school history. While finding a replacement for Marcus Mariota is critical, it...
Braden Gall
4 months ago
Pac-12 Football
Is it easier to win at USC or UCLA? How about Oregon, Stanford or Washington? Which program provides the most support? Which program has access to the best players? Which program has proven it can succeed at a high level over time? Which...
Braden Gall
4 months ago
Jeremy Johnson
Each season always brings a new cast of college football stars. Whether it’s touted true freshmen living up to the hype in their first season on campus, a sophomore ready to emerge in their second year, or an upper classmen taking on a bigger...
Steven Lassan
4 months ago
Jacob Coker
Quarterback is easily the position with the most pressure in any college football season. Whether it’s a quarterback fighting to keep a starting job, replacing a standout from the prior season or just looking to elevate their overall play,...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Oregon Ducks
For the second time in five seasons, Oregon came up 60 minutes short of a national championship. This time the Ducks have to rebuild without arguably the greatest player in the history of their program. Five starters are back on defense and...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Myles Jack
UCLA is coming off back-to-back 10-win seasons for the first time since 1997-98 and 18 starters are back from a team that nearly won the Pac-12 South last year. Coach Jim Mora has reeled in four consecutive top 20 classes on the recruiting trail,...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
With the volume of high-powered offenses and talent at the skill positions every year, it’s not easy being a defensive coordinator or a player on that side of the ball. However, there’s no shortage of standouts that emerge each season...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Chris Petersen
Washington opens its second spring under coach Chris Petersen with just 10 returning starters and major concerns on both sides of the ball. The quarterback position is up for grabs, and the battle includes true freshman Jake Browning after he...
Steven Lassan
5 months ago
Washington Huskies
Chris Petersen isn’t accustomed to losing. Washington lost more games in Pac-12 play in Petersen’s debut (5) than he did the three previous seasons combined at Boise State (4). But this is one of the best jobs on the West...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
USC Trojans
There is a lot to like about the 2015 USC Trojans. Steve Sarkisian has a year under his belt as the head man at Heritage Hall and this roster is loaded with elite-level talent. The quarterback position is locked down by a potential Heisman...
Braden Gall
5 months ago
Ohio State Buckeyes
The Heisman Trophy is the most prestigious award in sports and gambling is a huge part of the game of football. Put them together and you get preseason odds for the coveted stiff-armed trophy. Bovada recently released an updated list of...
Braden Gall
5 months ago

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