Found September 13, 2013 on Football Nation:
Move over Johnny Manziel, the Pac-12 is the conference with the best quarterbacks. Jared Goff, quarterback for the California Golden Bears, is leading the nation in passing yardage, with Oregon State's Sean Mannion and Colorado's Connor Wood right behind him.Goff is leading the nation with 468 yards per game passing, Mannion is second with 397 ypg and Wood is fifth in the nation at 370 ypg.Johnny Manziel, last year's Heisman trophy winner, is only managing 249 ypg. Yards per game don't exactly tell the whole story about a team or quarterback, but it gives a good overall picture of how a quarterback and his team are playing, and the Pac-12 is gobbling up yards this season.The Pac-12 has five quarterbacks in the top 25. Besides Goff, Mannion, and Wood there is Utah's Travis Wilson with 283 ypg (good for 20th) and Washington State's Connor Halliday coming in at 21st with 280 ypg.They are also scoring points. The five quarterbacks have combined for 26 TD's (w...

OSU’s Sean Mannion a top QB?

Good Read! Nice to see OSU getting some national love today. The Oregonian’s Connor Letourneau breaks down how OSU’s Sean Mannion is becoming a premier pocket passer. Oregon State Beavers rundown: Numbers suggest Mannion is developing into premier pocket passer Mannion ranks in the top five nationally in several key statistical categories. Follow NWSB...

No. 4 Ohio State prepares stiff test for Cal QB

Jared Goff's college career has gotten off to quite the prolific start. Goff became the first true freshman quarterback ever to start the season opener at California and responded by becoming the second player in Golden Bears history with back-to-back 400-yard passing games. Goff will get his toughest test yet on Saturday when Cal (1-1) hosts a fourth-ranked Ohio State (2-0...

Connor Wood: ‘I can throw as well as A.J. McCarron or Johnny Manziel’

Colorado Buffaloes quarterback Connor Wood says participating in the Manning Passing Academy boosted his confidence heading into the season. “One big takeaway from that camp is it gave me confidence going 

Physical Beavs lead 20-10 at half over Utah

OREGON STATE CAME out playing inspired football in the trenches against Utah, mauling the Utes in the first quarter on their way to a 20-10 halftime lead on the road. QB Sean Mannion was spot-on for stretches and Richard Mullaney and Connor Hamlett made some flat-out ridiculous grabs. But Utah fought back in the second quarter, and it's anyone's ball game still headed into the second half.

Stock Up (College Football)

We are two weeks into the college football season. Find out below whose stock is one the rise, some of these players where under the radar coming into the season. QB’s Connor Wood (Colorado) – I for one didn’t expect much out of the Buffs offense but they have proved me wrong. A big reason for that is QB Connor Wood. In 2 games he has thrown for 741 yards and 6 TD’s. As a...
College Football News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.