1. Oregon Football: 4 Freshmen Who Must Shine in Fall Practices

    Oregon's No. 21-ranked 2014 recruiting class is rife with talent. In the coming weeks when 2014 practices open, the Ducks' new additions dive in with an opportunity to make a meaningful first impression...

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  2. UCLA Football: Once a Concern, Bruins Secondary Now Among Pac-12's Best

    Among the more pressing concerns facing UCLA before the 2013 season was the development of a talented but wholly inexperienced secondary. Fast forward to 2014, and the script is flipped...

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  3. USC Trojans 2014 Quarterback Fall Practice Preview: Depth Chart and Analysis

    Boasting such names as Matt Leinart, Carson Palmer, Rodney Peete and Pat Haden , it's small wonder that NFL.com's Bryan Fischer ranked USC as the No. 1 program with claim to the title Quarterback U...

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  4. Oregon Ducks 2014 Quarterback Fall Practice Preview: Depth Chart and Analysis

    Oregon head coach Mark Helfrich has to go into preseason camp feeling pretty confident about his starting quarterback...

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  5. Why 4-Star Travis Waller Is Best QB Oregon Could Have Landed in Class of 2015

    After misfires on 5-star prospect Kyler Murray and 4-star Blake Barnett , Oregon needed to come up big with its next quarterback prospect for the 2015 signing class...

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  6. Why USC Is Better Positioned Post-Sanctions Than Past Penalized Teams

    When NCAA-mandated probationary periods end for college football programs, their struggles are often just beginning. The full burden of bowl bans and scholarship reductions is not often felt until after sanctions end...

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  7. UCLA Football: Bruins Must Work Magic Again to Find Next Anthony Barr

    Two-time All-Pac-12 linebacker Anthony Barr's departure to the NFL leaves UCLA with a tremendous void in its linebacker corps. After all, Barr accounted for 41 tackles for loss and 148 total tackles over the last two seasons...

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  8. Oregon Football: Why Arik Armstead Will Be Ducks' X-Factor in 2014

    He arrived at Oregon in 2012 amid much fanfare, a 5-star defensive line prospect and standout in two sports. Two years later, Arik Armstead 's sole focus is on the football field, where the junior is the X-factor in the Ducks defense...

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  9. Oregon Football: Incoming Freshmen Most Likely to Start This Season

    True freshmen such as De'Anthony Thomas and Thomas Tyner have stormed onto the scene at Oregon in recent years, making instant impacts for the Ducks...

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  10. USC Football: Incoming Freshmen Most Likely to Start This Season

    Take a roster thinned by NCAA-mandated scholarship reductions and early departures to the NFL, add the Pac -12's top-ranked recruiting class , and the result is an opportunity for newcomers to make an immediate impact...

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  11. Power Ranking Oregon's Positional Units for 2014

    An offense of unmatched versatility characterizes the 2014 Oregon Ducks. Not surprisingly, the perennial Pac-12 contenders feature some of the best offensive units in the nation, including ...

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  12. Power Ranking USC's Positional Units for 2014

    What USC lacks in numbers from three years of NCAA-mandated scholarship limitations, the Trojans make up for in talent...

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  13. Oregon Football: Strengths, Weaknesses and Secret Weapons

    The return of three likely early round NFL draft picks to Oregon for the 2014 campaign is reason for the Ducks to think a return to the Pac -12 pinnacle is possible...

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  14. UCLA Football: Strengths, Weaknesses and Secret Weapons

    Talent, size, speed and experience: All are necessary ingredients for a winning season, and all are components UCLA has in 2014...

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  15. Predicting Where Oregon Football Will Finish in 2015 Recruiting Ranks

    Oregon football recruiters have ground to make up in the 2015 signing cycle. With five verbal commits in the fold, the Ducks currently check in at No. 5 in the Pac -12 and No...

    Kyle  Kensing Written by Kyle Kensing about 20 days ago 4,238 reads 5 comments

  16. Predicting Where USC Football Will Finish in 2015 Recruiting Ranks

    USC has long dominated the recruiting landscape in the West, finishing at or very near the top of the Pac -12's rankings even while serving NCAA sanctions...

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  17. Oregon Football: Power Ranking Ducks' 2014 Schedule from Easiest to Toughest

    Oregon's road to a College Football Playoff berth is paved with several noteworthy stops along the way. The program faces one of the toughest nonconference games of any team in college ...

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  18. USC Football: Power Ranking Trojans' 2014 Schedule from Easiest to Toughest

    USC's 2014 schedule and first campaign under new head coach Steve Sarkisian is an interesting mix of challenging — with nine teams that played in bowl games last season — but also manageable...

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  19. Oregon Football Recruiting: Re-Evaluating Ducks' 2011 Signing Class

    If Oregon ends the upcoming season with a Pac -12 or national championship, the 2011 signing class will be a primary reason why...

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  20. UCLA Football: Power Ranking Bruins' 2014 Schedule from Easiest to Toughest

    Reaching the championship heights to which UCLA aspires in 2014 means navigating one of the most difficult schedules in college football...

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  21. Oregon Football: Projecting Who Will Win Ducks' Open Starting Positions

    Oregon football heads into the 2014 campaign with one of the most veteran starting lineups in the Pac -12, returning 14 starters in total...

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  22. Oregon Football Recruiting: 4 Top Targets to Watch at 'The Opening'

    The 2014 Opening hosts some of the nation's most promising high school football prospects, right in the Oregon Ducks backyard...

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  23. UCLA Football Recruiting: 4 Top Targets to Watch at the Opening

    The nation's top recruits in the class of 2015 converge on Beaverton, Oregon, next month for this year's edition of The Opening. UCLA Bruins fans should keep an eye on the event's proceedings—UCLA coaches certainly will be...

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  24. USC Football Recruiting: There's No Excuse for Steve Sarkisian Post-Sanctions

    Midnight strikes on one of the more turbulent periods in USC football history, as the harshest NCAA sanctions levied in 20 years conclude...

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  25. Oregon Football: Recapping the Biggest 2014 Offseason News so Far

    Bralon Addison's knee injury—suffered in non-contact practice drills on April 10—shrouded a wide receiving corps already in flux under even more uncertainty...

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