CORVALLIS-One of the more intriguing fall camp storylines can be found at middle linebacker. Will Joel Skotte be the man? What about all the other LBs chomping at the bit for playing time? SAM D.J. Alexander and WIL Michael Doctor are both starting locks and solid – but can the same be said for the two deeps? BF.C delves into the linebacker situation for Oregon State with fall camp drawing near.
CORVALLIS – Depth was not an issue for the Oregon State linebacker platoon this spring. It goes without saying that Michael Doctor and D.J. Alexander are the big kahunas, but where do some of the younger guys fit in? And is there a clear-cut favorite at the middle linebacker position?
CORVALLIS -- Oregon State marches into spring ball with two linebacker spots comfortably filled by D.J. Alexander and Michael Doctor - veterans of the Beavs impressive 9-4 run in 2012. Depth? Not much of a concern here. But in light of that silly little thing called graduation, Feti Unga left the MIK spot wide open for 2013 – or did he?
LB MICHAEL DOCTOR talks with ESPN.com's Kevin Gemmell after Oregon State's win in Pasadena.