Wednesday, August 26, 2009
Pac-10 lunch links: Writer predicts Corp will start vs. San Jose State
By ESPN.com staff
Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller
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Arizona has answered a number of questions, just not quarterback. Still waiting on right end Rob Gronkowski to return to practice.Arizona State takes hits to its offensive -- yikes -- and defensive lines with injuries and a three-game suspension of DE James Brooks.Andy Ludwig isn't just a baby sitter for California's offense.Big news for Oregon's secondary came out of its secret scrimmage Tuesday, per The Oregonian:Talmadge Jackson, who moved from cornerback to rover this summer and fall, has been moved back to corner. So he and Willie Glasper will split time at the corner opposite Walter Thurmond. T.J. Ward will start at free safety, and Marvin Johnson and Javes Lewis will split time at rover.
Oregon State quarterback Lyle Moevao still isn't ready to play. The schedule is better for the Beavers. A freshmanwill start on the O-line.Nice feature here by Elliott Almond on Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck. Luck will be throwing to some talented but untested receivers.UCLA is still shuffling its offensive line, with Mike Harris re-entering the picture due to freshman Stanley Hasiak's "stinger." The Bruins' safety will either be to Dye for or all about the Love.Prediction: Aaron Corp will start against San Jose State on Sept. 5. USC is Quarterback U.Don James visits Washington's practice Tuesday -- it was a good one. How good is Daniel Te’o-Nesheim's supporting cast on the Washington D-line?Washington State's effort Tuesday didn't impress coach Paul Wulff, not to mention cornerback Brandon Jones sprained his ankle. Also, no word on who leads the quarterback competition between Marshall Lobbestael and Kevin Lopina. The LBs are deeper.Looking at the Pac-10 race.