Pac 12 Football

Keys to National Title, Heisman Run for Oregon QB Marcus Mariota

Marcus Mariota 's surprising return for a third season at Oregon makes the Ducks immediate national championship contenders, and the stat-sheet stuffing quarterback a front-runner to win the Heisman Trophy...

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USC Football Recruiting: Why Adoree' Jackson Is Still Key to Trojans 2014 Class

USC is undergoing a pleasantly victorious recruiting cycle en route to national signing day, but something is still missing: Adoree' Jackson. Los Angeles Times' Eric Sondheimer tweeted this on Monday evening in regard to the No...

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USC Football: Predicting All the Commits Who Will Sign on NSD

As national signing day approaches on Feb. 5, Steve Sarkisian and his staff will be looking to deliver a memorable class for the men of Troy...

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After Success of Pac-12 Coaches in the NFL, When Will Pros Come Calling Again?

NFL organizations dipping into the Pac -12 coaching ranks again is not so much a matter of if, but rather when —and who...

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UCLA Football: Power Ranking the Bruins' Top 5 Classes of the BCS Era

The UCLA Bruins have had varying success in regards to recruiting during the 15-year BCS period. A lull definitely existed in the Karl Dorrell era. A lack of high-profile signings also occurred towards the end of the Bob Toledo regime...

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USC Football Recruiting: Recapping Trojans' Huge Official Visit Weekend

USC hosted 11 commits and targets over the Jan. 25 weekend, and it went as well as Steve Sarkisian and his coaching staff could have hoped...

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Who Has More to Prove in 2014, Chris Petersen or Steve Sarkisian?

USC's Steve Sarkisian and Washington's Chris Petersen face challenges not typical for first-year head coaches...

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Arizona Football: Power Ranking Wildcats' Best Classes of the BCS Era

Arizona is in line to bring in one of the strongest recruiting classes in school history, give or take a few spots depending on what goes down between now and the Feb. 5 national signing day...

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Ricky Town Smart to Choose USC Football over Other Programs

The USC Trojans are known for having quarterbacks who make their way to the NFL, and they might have just gotten another one in high school prospect Ricky Town...

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USC Football: Power Ranking the Trojans' 5 Best Classes of the BCS Era

As new Trojan head coach Steve Sarkisian and his staff prepare to say hello to February 5—the day high school players can sign their letters of intent—they will also be saying goodbye to an important era in Trojan football...

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USC Football: What Ricky Town's Flip from Alabama Means for Steve Sarkisian

Christmas came early for Steve Sarkisian and the USC Trojans on Saturday evening when a top-rated quarterback in the class of 2015, Ricky Town, announced he had committed to USC...

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Pac-12 Football: Coaching Staff Power Rankings

Amid the departing draft entries and incoming recruiting classes, the Pac -12's coaches are the constants that keep this conference afloat. With pressure from the SEC and West Coast spotlight to thrive, some staffs hold their own better than others...

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Ricky Town's Decommit from Alabama Is Great News for USC Trojans

Highly touted quarterback Ricky Town announced his decommitment from the 2015 Alabama Crimson Tide recruiting class, and the USC Trojans have to be grinning ear to ear. Town, from Ventura , Calif...

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Best Pac-12 Football Recruiting Classes from BCS Era

Recruiting classes are ranked on their potential, but their ultimate value is measured in reflection. The end of an era in college football presents a unique opportunity to reflect on the impact the recruits who defined the era truly made...

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Stanford Promotes Lance Anderson to Defensive Coordinator

The Stanford Cardinal football program wasted little time in filling up a void in their coaching staff. On Friday afternoon, the school announced that Lance Anderson would be promoted ...

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The Challenges Chris Petersen Faces Transitioning to Pac 12 Football

When Washington hired Chris Petersen away from Boise State to replace USC-bound Steve Sarkisian , it was seen as a win across the collective college football world...

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Pac-12 Football: Who Are the Dark-Horse 2014 Heisman Candidates?

College football's most prestigious individual award has eluded the Pac -12 for eight years—nine if you believe asterisks work as mind-erasing devices...

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Eric Lauderdale Commits to Arizona State: Sun Devils Land 4-Star JUCO WR

Arizona State edged out a large field of suitors to land a commitment from 4-star JUCO receiver Eric Lauderdale on Friday, according to Derek Tyson of ESPN: Lauderdale ...

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Football Recruiting: Previewing Trojans' Huge Official Visits for This Weekend

We are closing in on the home stretch of the recruiting trail, and as such, Steve Sarkisian and his staff are hosting the official-visit weekend to end all official-visit weekends...

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Pac-12 Football Mailbag: Oregon vs. Stanford as a WrestleMania Match

Over the past four seasons, Stanford and Oregon have developed a rivalry that has become the Pac -12 North's de facto divisional championship...

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