Lunch links: Backup QB competitions
April, 16, 2012
By ESPN.com staff | ESPN.com
I never thought I'd live to see eighteen. Isn't that dumb? Every day I look in the mirror and say, "What? You still here?"
- More on Arizona safety Adam Hall blowing out his knee again. Summing up the Wildcats' spring game and spring practices.
- Some Arizona State observations, including a pick for who should start at quarterback.
- Video and some observations of California's spring practices.
- Plenty of questions for Colorado heading into 2012.
- Oregon linebacker Kiko Alonso is maturing, on and off the field, though he's still not doing interviews. It's not yet certain how much of a role touted defensive line recruit Arik Armstead will have in 2012.
- Is Oregon State tight end Colby Prince ready to break through? 3-9 is motivating for coach Mike Riley.
- The defense was in control for Stanford during the spring game.
- Running backs are key receiving options for UCLA. A fast-paced offense provides a good workout for the Bruins' defense.
- It's still unclear who will back up USC quarterback Matt Barkley. Five observations from USC's spring practices.
- Is Utah quarterback Jordan Wynn back to his old self? And what about his backup?
- Derrick Brown is trying to make a statement as Washington quarterback Keith Price's backup.
- Whatever happened to former Washington State coach Bill Doba? Find out here. And, yes, it sounds like he's still an ace of a guy.
Halftime Cincinnati 10 Virginia Tech 13 7:26 1st Qtr 15 Arizona State 10 Duke 0 3:30 PM ET Miami (FL) South Carolina 4:30 PM ET Boston College Penn State 8:00 PM ET Nebraska 24 USC
Final Nevada 3 Louisiana-Lafayette 16 Final Utah State 21 UTEP 6 Final 22 Utah 45 Colorado State 10 Final Western Michigan 24 Air Force 38 Final South Alabama 28 Bowling Green 33
Final Marshall 52 Northern Illinois 23 Final Navy 17 San Diego State 16
Final Central Michigan 48 Western Kentucky 49 Final Fresno State 6 Rice 30
Final Illinois 18 Louisiana Tech 35 Final Rutgers 40 North Carolina 21 Final North Carolina State 34 UCF 27
2:00 PM ET Texas A&M West Virginia 5:30 PM ET Oklahoma 17 Clemson 9:00 PM ET Arkansas Texas
3:00 PM ET Notre Dame 23 LSU 6:30 PM ET 13 Georgia 21 Louisville 10:00 PM ET Maryland Stanford
12:30 PM ET 9 Ole Miss 6 TCU 4:00 PM ET 20 Boise State 10 Arizona 8:00 PM ET 7 Mississippi State 12 Georgia Tech
12:00 PM ET 19 Auburn 18 Wisconsin 12:30 PM ET 8 Michigan State 5 Baylor 1:00 PM ET 16 Missouri 25 Minnesota 5:00 PM ET 2 Oregon 3 Florida State 8:30 PM ET 1 Alabama 4 Ohio State
12:00 PM ET Houston Pittsburgh 3:20 PM ET Iowa Tennessee 6:45 PM ET 11 Kansas State 14 UCLA 10:15 PM ET Washington Oklahoma State