OSU Still Searching for DT Talent
The Beavers’ starting middle linebacker will be Joel Skotte, a true sophomore who played very few snaps on defense in 2012. Isaac Seumalo, the only natural center on the roster, has missed a concerning amount of practice with a banged up knee. Gavin Andrews, offensive tackle, has a case of mono.
Linebacker DJ Alexander won’t play until...
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.
Plugging the holes
Despite an outstanding 2012 season–in which the Beavers went 9-4 and finished No. 13 in the BCS—OSU has plenty of holes to fill in 2013.
Mike Riley has lots of depth to play with next season, but he’s losing two huge players in seniors Markus Wheaton and Jordan Poyer.
If the Beavs hope to build on their 2012 success, they’ll need to plug up these problem...