Friday, September 18, 2009
Pac-10 lunch links: Sark, Holt want to impress Carroll
By Ted Miller
Posted by ESPN.com's Ted Miller
- How much will Arizona get out of receiver Delashaun Dean at Iowa? Coach Mike Stoops will be familiar with his surroundings at Iowa.
- It appears the recruiting rankings were right about linebacker Vontaze Burfict.
- California could be down a fullback at Minnesota.
- Oregon cornerback Walter Thurmond is now a vocal leader. LeGarrette Blount participated in an entire practice and won't leave school.
- Oregon State is rooting for Jacquizz Rodgers' ankle to feel great Saturday morning. It looks like receiver Darrell Catchings will play.
- Stanford and Notre Dame may end their series. Notes on Cardinal's game with San Jose State.
- UCLA's defense is looking for a strong start.
- USC's run under Pete Carroll is the best in Pac-10 history.
- USC's former assistants, now running the show at Washington, want to impress Pete Carroll.
- Most agree that quarterback Jeff Tuel is the future for Washington State.