Pac-12 links: Newcomers make impressions
August, 10, 2012
By Ted Miller | ESPN.com
- Arizona got a commitment from a running back. Nice NFL debut for former quarterback Nick Foles.
- Arizona State may get some help on the defensive line from a true freshman, and they may need him based on this practice notebook.
- C.J. Anderson is stepping up at running back for California. Some early Bears impressions.
- The Colorado quarterback competition is a wide-open, three-man race. This talented freshman corner is trying to get past a bad run on Twitter.
- Previewing the Oregon running backs. This juco transfer looks ready to help the Ducks' O-line right now.
- Oregon State backup quarterback Cody Vaz is pushing for playing time. A Beavers defensive lineman is juicing.
- This Stanford quarterback is back from his mission. The freshmen make an early impression.
- It seems like UCLA's players are warming up to new coach Jim Mora. More on the minor Mora controversy. The Bruins are thin on the O-line.
- Good news for USC: Wide receiver Robert Woods is looking and feeling good. So far, so good with Penn State transfer Silas Redd.
- The running backs and defense looked good during Utah's scrimmage. Some scrimmage highlights.
- Washington is saddened by Deontae Cooper's latest knee injury. The Huskies need to protect quarterback Keith Price (and there's some bad news with a DE).
- Day 8 was frustrating for Washington State, but they hope for things to turn great as frustrations abate. Three questions with Christian Caple.
- Yours truly chats about every Pac-12 team with the gents at Solid Verbal.
- Inside stuff from Pac-12 coaches talking about each other.
- Another look at the Pac-12 Networks, which launches Aug. 15.
- Jon Wilner's preseason Top 25 vote for the AP poll, which has been known to be quirky.
2:00 PM ET Washington State Colorado State 3:30 PM ET 20 Fresno State 25 USC 5:30 PM ET Buffalo San Diego State 9:00 PM ET Tulane Louisiana-Lafayette
6:00 PM ET Pittsburgh Bowling Green 9:30 PM ET Utah State 23 Northern Illinois
2:30 PM ET Marshall Maryland 6:00 PM ET Syracuse Minnesota 9:30 PM ET Brigham Young Washington
12:00 PM ET Rutgers Notre Dame 3:20 PM ET Cincinnati North Carolina 6:45 PM ET Miami (FL) 18 Louisville 10:15 PM ET Michigan Kansas State
11:45 AM ET Middle Tennessee Navy 3:15 PM ET Ole Miss Georgia Tech 6:45 PM ET 10 Oregon Texas 10:15 PM ET 14 Arizona State Texas Tech
12:30 PM ET Arizona Boston College 2:00 PM ET Virginia Tech 17 UCLA 4:00 PM ET Rice Mississippi State 8:00 PM ET 24 Duke 21 Texas A&M
12:00 PM ET Nebraska 22 Georgia 12:00 PM ET UNLV North Texas 1:00 PM ET Iowa 16 LSU 1:00 PM ET 19 Wisconsin 9 South Carolina 5:00 PM ET 5 Stanford 4 Michigan State 8:30 PM ET 15 UCF 6 Baylor
7:30 PM ET 13 Oklahoma State 8 Missouri 8:30 PM ET 12 Clemson 7 Ohio State