Posted September 28, 2012 on
Oregon State's defense is off to a strong start. Read on to see what the strengths are, players to keep an eye on, and much more.
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Those wondering if Oregon State is the real thing need look no further than to the coaches who have lost to the No. 18 Beavers this season, Wisconsin's Bret Bielema and UCLA's Jim Mora.
Oh, and Arizona's Rich Rodriguez - who'll face the Beavers next - has a few things to say, too.
They all have praise for Oregon State, which won just three games all of last year...
If you didn’t think Desmond Howard was the heir apparent to Lee Corso… this just may confirm it.
When discussing the successes of Oregon State so far this season, Howard said he wasn’t all that big on the Beavers despite knowing that fellow analyst David Pollack is “sippin’ on that Beaver juice.” (The Big Lead).
You gotta love live TV.
h/t: The Big Lead, YouTube
DO YOU HAVE the Pac-12 Networks? If so, great! If not, you’ll want to make some alternative plans in advance of Saturday’s Oregon State vs. Arizona tilt -- and for next week’s OSU game with WSU, too. Yep, the next two Oregon State games are on the Pac-12 Networks. Meanwhile, if Sean Mannion’s throwing motion looked a little different than usual against UCLA, there might be a reason why..
If you didn’t respect the Beavers at the beginning of the season, you do now. The Beavers are 2-0 with impressive wins over Wisconsin and UCLA. Their offense has been a surprise, but their defense has been stellar. Rich Rodriguez is coming off a serious beating by the Ducks in Eugene last week and this game will not be easy. I picked the Wildcats to win the Pac-12 and now...
Arizona is playing its most important game of the season Saturday night against Oregon State. Read on to see how WildcatAuthority.com predicts it will go.
Saturday's Oregon State game may be the biggest of the season for Arizona. Listen to the podcast to hear Senior Editor Jason Scheer and Staff writer Jason Nimrichter break it down.
THERE'S STILL PLENTY of time until Oregon State and Arizona clash on the gridiron. In the meantime, waste some time with these videos including some footage from the 1965 Rose Bowl.
Arizona is looking to bounce back after a loss to Oregon by taking on Oregon State on Saturday night. Read on for a complete preview of the game.
David Woods and Jon Gold recap the Oregon State game, discuss the Pac-12 race, and preview Colorado this weekend for the Bruins...
Rich Rodriguez met with the media after Wednesday's practice to discuss Oregon State, the play of the defense, and much more. View the video for the latest.