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Cincinnati Bengals Draft recap, day 3

Saturday notched the third and final day of the NFL Draft. Each team opened the day knowing which players they were planning to pick, and hoped their targeted players would be available when the time came to make a selection. The Cincinnati Bengals made some big-time additions late in the draft. They went after some major needs and also chose to take that quarterback fans were desperately...
Via cover32 - Bengals
May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Combine Snubs’ Pro Daze, Part I

This year, 335 college football players got invited to the NFL Combine. Many, many more did not. Those snubs hold our interest during pro days, when league scouts arrive on campuses across the country to see whom they may have missed. Below, some athletes who excelled during their brief time in the spotlight, getting themselves some well-deserved (if belated) attention. As always...
Via Boston Sports Media Watch
March 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Carey 'just ran hard' at Arizona pro day

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Ka'Deem Carey met with the local media on Thursday after the school's annual pro day workouts and offered no information about his time in the 40-yard dash. "I just ran hard to tell you the truth," said Carey, Arizona's two-time All-American running back. Would you expect anything else? It's who he is and what he does, and Carey hopes those...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
March 06, 2014  |  Discuss

'Disappointing' effort on D has Arizona seeking answers

TUCSON, Ariz. -- The word of the week when it's come to the Arizona defense has been "disappointing." It's been used in every sense after Arizona couldn't stop USC last weekend in a 38-31 loss. And the Wildcats can't afford another disappointing effort against Utah on Saturday -- not when that would mean falling to 3-3 overall and 0-3 in the Pac-12. ...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
October 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Flowers seeking another big effort against USC

TUCSON, Ariz. -- It was last October when Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez asked his team one question, and well, had to laugh at the response. Heck, he still laughs. How many of them were recruited by Southern California? "Three raised their hands, and two were lying," Rodriguez said again this week as UA prepares to face a struggling but talented USC (3-2). The one who...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
October 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Flowers can relate to USC situation

Marquis Flowers underwent a coaching change at Arizona. Read on for his thoughts on what USC is going through, how Arizona will react, and more.
Via arizona.scout.com
October 03, 2013  |  Discuss

2014 NFL Draft: Scouting Notes from Washington vs. Arizona

This was a big game for both teams as it opened up conference play for each squad and posed the toughest competition either team has faced all year.  It rained throughout most of the game so its no surprise there were a combined 110 rushing attempts between two teams that lack great arm talent from their quarterback position.  The two draftable prospects that helped themselves...
Via Optimum Scouting
October 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona loses 2 sophomore linebackers to concussions

Arizona has lost two promising young linebackers due to multiple concussions. Rich Rodriguez said that sophomores C.J. Dozier and Dakota Conwell have been advised to retire from football. Both of these guys have had multiple concussions Our doctors do a good job. If our doctors say you probably shouldnt play anymore, guys are going to listen," Rodriguez said. Both were among...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
September 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Video: Marquis Flowers after 8/17 scrimmage

Arizona's defense has progressed nicely throughout camp. View the video to see Marquis Flowers' thoughts on why that is, how it performed in the scrimmage, and more.
Via arizona.scout.com
August 18, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 35 Arizona Wildcats season preview

No. 35 Arizona Wildcats (8-5) Coach Rich Rodriguez (second season, 8-5 at Arizona, 134-93-2 overall)Returning Starters: 17, 7 offense, 10 defense, 0 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 37Strength of Schedule: 59 For the 2013 season, the Arizona Wildcats didn’t exactly stack the non-conference schedule with Northern Arizona, UNLV and UT-San Antonio. The Wildcats were a fun team to...
Via College Football Universe
August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Flowers talks defensive improvements

The Arizona defense was not very good in 2012, but Marquis Flowers believes that the team has made improvements. Read on to find out what he has been working on, where the team has gotten better, and more.
Via arizona.scout.com
August 06, 2013  |  Discuss

'Uneven' first day of camp for Denker, Wildcats

TUCSON, Ariz. -- Arizona football coach Rich Rodriguez said after Saturday night's first practice of fall camp that it was, in a word, "uneven." Not exactly disappointing, but not exactly one to write home about, either. Fortunately, Rodriguez has been through enough first days -- 20, to be exact -- that he doesn't read too much into it. "It doesn't mean...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 04, 2013  |  Discuss

Arizona ends road woes with 'resilient' win

This time, the plane ride home will be a joyous one. The Arizona football team is no longer winless away from Arizona Stadium. Not after coming from behind to beat host Utah 34-24 at Rice-Eccles Stadium on Saturday night. UA, now 1-3 on the road, is 7-4 overall and is essentially guaranteed an invite to a bowl game next month. Finally, we get to enjoy the trip home, Wildcats coach...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
November 18, 2012  |  Discuss

USC's Lee named Pac-12 Player of the Week

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. -- Wide receiver Marqise Lee of USC, linebacker Marquis Flowers of Arizona and wide receiverkick returner Reggie Dunn of Utah have been named Pac-12 Players of the Week in football. Lee, a sophomore from Inglewood, Calif., set a Pac-12 record with 345 receiving yards while hauling in 16 catches--one shy of the USC single-game record, and the third-highest total...
Via Fox Sports West
October 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Flowers, Scott recognized for play in USC win

TUCSON, Ariz. University of Arizona junior linebacker Marquis Flowers was named the Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Week for his efforts in the Wildcats' 39-36 victory over Southern California. Meanwhile, senior quarterback Matt Scott was named the Walter Camp Natioanl Offensive Player of the Week by the Walter Camp Football Foundation. In a game dominated statistically by offensive...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
October 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Arizona's unproven LBs facing trial by fire

TUCSON Its perhaps Arizonas most troubling position: the linebacker spot. Its almost to the point that when coach Rich Rodriguez hears a question about the thinness at the position, he gives an automatic smirksmile and says tell me about it. But it's not as if the Wildcats can play without linebackers, so whats a coach to do? Move pieces around, coach them up and hope that...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Arizona's unproven LBs facing trial by fire

TUCSON Its perhaps Arizonas most troubling position: the linebacker spot. Its almost to the point that when coach Rich Rodriguez hears a question about the thinness at the position, he gives an automatic smirksmile and says tell me about it. But it's not as if the Wildcats can play without linebackers, so whats a coach to do? Move pieces around, coach them up and hope that...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Scrimmage has players ready, Rodriguez leery

TUCSON, Ariz. -- The Arizona football team is ready to start the season. Well, maybe -- it depends on whom and when you ask. The players say they are ready, of course, but what else would you expect them to say? "I think were pretty ready," said UA center Kyle Quinn after Friday nights light scrimmage at Arizona Stadium. "We really had a hard week of practice. Coach...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Scrimmage has players ready, Rodriguez leery

TUCSON, Ariz. -- The Arizona football team is ready to start the season. Well, maybe -- it depends on whom and when you ask. The players say they are ready, of course, but what else would you expect them to say? "I think were pretty ready," said UA center Kyle Quinn after Friday nights light scrimmage at Arizona Stadium. "We really had a hard week of practice. Coach...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
August 25, 2012  |  Discuss

2012 Pre-Season Preview: Arizona Wildcats

2011 Record: (4-8, 2-7 in Pac-12) Head Coach: Rich Rodriguez (first year at Arizona, 120-84-2 All-Time) Last Bowl Game: 2010 Alamo Bowl (lost to Oklahoma St 36-10) 2011 Season Preview 2011 Exit Survey Rich Rod Hiring Analysis   Schedule Glimpse: 2012 Schedule Link Big Name Out of Conference Opponent: 9/8 vs Oklahoma State Must Win: 9/1 vs Toledo, 9/15 vs SC St Swing...
Via College Football Zealots
June 26, 2012  |  Discuss

Spring Game: Marquis Flowers

Scout.com caught up with Arizona safety Marquis Flowers after the Wildcats' Spring Game on Saturday.
Via collegefootball.scout.com
April 15, 2012  |  Discuss
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