Sun Devils confident in rebuilt defense

TEMPE, Ariz. -- The question has been asked ad nauseam since the 2013 season ended: How will ASU make up for the loss of nine defensive starters? ASU has spent the spring and fall trying to answer that question, and with the season opener looming, the Sun Devils are confident with the progress they've made, showing strong belief in coach Todd Graham's system as their saving...
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Kelly becomes Sun Devils' undisputed leader

TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) Taylor Kelly has been met with doubt most of his life, from his days as a scrappy youth basketball player to his current role as the undisputed leader of No. 19 Arizona State. No matter how many times he's been marginalized or overlooked, the fifth-year senior usually finds a way to win. Using slights about his ability as motivation, Kelly has turned himself...
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Video: Arizona State Awards Scholarships To 5 Walk-Ons, Including Chip Sarafin

We’ve had a ton of videos of coaches awarding walk-ons scholarships over the last few weeks, and they’re always great, but Arizona State really stepped it up today. The Sun Devils had five scholarships to give, and Todd Graham used them all to help out five dedicated players. The most notable is probably offensive lineman Chip Sarafin, who became the first openly gay active FBS...
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FSU lands a big time 2-guard recruit

The 2015 class kicks off with the commitment of 6-5 SG Terance Mann Two weeks ago SG Terance Mann (Tilton, NH) cut his list to six: Indiana, Marquette, Boston College, Arizona State, and URI (his mother is the head coach of the women's team). Tonight he ended the suspense by committing to Florida State.
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ASU awards scholarships to five walk-ons

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State on Wednesday gave five walk-ons the signing day they never had, putting them on full scholarships. Redshirt junior safety Jordan Simone, redshirt sophomore receiver Fred Gammage, redshirt senior offensive lineman Chip Sarafin, redshirt junior linebacker Jason Franklin and redshirt freshman linebacker Brandon Matthews all received scholarships in a ceremony...
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ASU season preview: Offense aims to be best in country

TEMPE, Ariz. -- It makes sense that an offense losing a starting running back, two starting linemen, a starting tight end and a starting receiver might take a small step back. Not so this season at Arizona State, which should be better offensively in 2014 than it was in 2013, a year in which the Sun Devils finished 10th nationally in scoring. "We could be the best that we'...
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Safety Ball close to being cleared for game action

TEMPE, Ariz. -- Arizona State safety Marcus Ball practiced Tuesday without restrictions for the first time since injuring his shoulder in a preseason scrimmage just over a year ago, and ASU says he is "close to being cleared" for games. "We think he's ready to go," ASU coach Todd Graham said. "He needs to get in shape, he needs to knock the rust off,...
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ASU starting positions still up for grabs as opener approaches

TEMPE, Ariz. -- With kickoff 10 days away for Arizona State's Aug. 28 season opener against Weber State, some position battles remain fluid on both sides of the ball. Before fall camp opened, we took a look at the top position battles that would play out over the next month. After practice Monday, coach Todd Graham updated the current state of affairs for several of them. BOUNDARY...
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Arizona State Unveils New Copper-Themed Uniforms

Arizona State already has a variety of uniform and helmet choices to sport in 2014, but the program unveiled a new copper-themed look on Monday.The...
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Arizona State Sun Devils Unveil Copper Alternate Jersey

The Arizona State Sun Devils unveiled a Copper Alternate jersey to pay homage to Arizona’s copper industry on Monday and it’s a pretty slick set up. Normally I hate uniforms that bring in colors that aren’t the schools actual colors but this seems to work. And the “PT 42″ honoring Pat Tillman on the bumper of […] The post Arizona State Sun Devils Unveil Copper Alternate...
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Arizona State unveils sick new copper themed alternative jerseys Sports-Kings - The Kings of Sports Lists - Sports bloggers that cover the NFL, MLB, NHL, NBA, fantasy sports, college sports and much more. From funny videos to pictures we have it all
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Arizona State unveils sick new copper themed alternative jerseys

Today, Arizona State University announced new alternative copper jerseys for the 2014 season. According to the university, the copper jerseys were created to celebrate the state’s long history of being the top-copper producing state in America. The jerseys, which features copper and anthracite was created by Nike and will be a jersey option throughout the 2014 season. The helmet...
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ASU unveils copper-accented 'Desert Fuel' uniforms

TEMPE, Ariz. -- In a nod to the state's history as a top copper producer, Arizona State on Monday unveiled its new "Desert Fuel" uniform combination featuring anthracite jerseys, white helmets and copper accents. "We wanted to pay homage to this great state while keeping the team's look consistent," ASU coach Todd Graham said in a release. "We are...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State’s Copper And White Helmets Are The Real Deal

Arizona State's copper and white helmets are the real deal. Here are photos of the Sun Devils' new-look lids.
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ASU Unveils new ‘Desert Fuel’ uniform option

Arizona State’s football program has added yet another new uniform alteration to  their wide range of uniform combinations. Their newest look is called “Desert Fuel.” The team will sport fresh new  white and copper helmets with an all-graphite uniform.  Pictured  below shows the official unveiling this afternoon at the ASU campus. Phoenix Sports-Kings  Contributor Stephn...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State Football: Sun Devils Release New Copper Uniforms

Arizona State has become active in the college football Uniforms Arms Race in recent years and upped the ante again on Monday when it released new copper and anthracite alternate uniforms. The...Story
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Arizona State Unveils Nasty Copper and Smoke Black Jerseys

College football uniforms have entered into a neverending arms race within the college athletics neverending arms race and it is fantastic. As some schools roll out new digs or minor adjustments every couple of years, fans are greeted with unlimited possibilities. Arizona State has joined the 2014 party by unveiling some scintillating new copper and smoke black uniforms. While the...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona State Unveils Copper And Grey Uniforms With White Helmet

The Arizona State Sun Devils unveil slick chrome copper uniforms topped off with a white helmet.
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Arizona St Unveils Matte White Helmet with Copper Facemask (Photos)

Arizona State is the latest school to drop an alternate uniform/helmet on us and they have gone with a matte white helmet with a copper facemask. I am really liking these. Its simple and clean but cool at the same time. I approve. Now let’s see what Arizona has cooked up in response. Guessing Arizona State won't wear these new uniforms when they are playing Oregon State on...
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3 days ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Arizona State’s New Copper And ‘Anthracite’ Uniforms Have The Sun Devils Players Very Excited

Last year’s Arizona State team, which went 10-4 and 8-1 in a very tough Pac-12 conference, was one of the surprises of the 2013 season. This year, the Sun Devils will be rewarded with a flashy new look. The program’s new uniform option utilizes two unique colors, copper and anthracite, in a very slick combination. #ASU‘s white and copper helmet —...
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Ryan Bader outwrestles Ovince Saint Preux to win by unanimous decision

For several fights of his UFC career, Ryan Bader seemingly forgot or lost track of the fact that he was a two-time All-American wrestler at Arizona State once he discovered he held knockout power in his hands and he picked up on a new love of boxing. Going away from his grappling attacks did result in some knockouts, but it also took away the best weapon Bader had at his disposal...
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Sun Devils wrap up at Tontozona, shift focus to season opener

CAMP TONTOZONA, Ariz. -- Arizona State wrapped up its annual training camp trip to Camp Tontozona on Saturday, only this year the team didn't hold a scrimmage as it typically does. With concern over the condition of the field after rain Friday, the Sun Devils opted to hold a more standard practice with extra 11-on-11 action for the 5, 200 fans in attendance. "We tried to...
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Touted JC guard Andre Spight announces for Arizona State

6′-3″ South Plains College (TX) guard Andre Spight is expected to be one of the nation’s top junior college sophomore guards during the 2014-2015 season. Where he’ll play after that is Arizona State, he announced on Saturday. Spight hails from Pasadena, California, and signed with UTEP out of high school. He did not qualify academically, and found ...
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UFC's Ryan Bader still has a chance to fulfill all that old prospect hype

To most, Ryan Bader was a can't-miss prospect. He won The Ultimate Fighter 8, blasted Keith Jardine into next week and knocked off Antonio Rogerio Nogueira. Here was this chiseled, two-time wrestling All-American from Arizona State with one-punch knockout power sitting at 12-0. The UFC had its future champion at light heavyweight or at least a long-term star. When Bader thinks...
Via Fox Sports
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ASU pushing Hardison to lead young, inexperienced defensive line

With the fall camp portion of Arizona State's preseason winding down, plenty of question mark still exists, but perhaps none bigger than the defensive line. But at least one spot on the line seems settled. Coaches are pushing senior defensive end Marcus Hardison to anchor ASU's young, inexperienced defensive line. "Marcus has been really solid," ASU coach Todd Graham...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss
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