Friday, October 14, 2011

Unquiet on the Western Front: Andrew Luck, Keith Price, Dion James, and more.

(Unquiet on the Western Front is SWRT's look at the Pac-12, WAC, Mountain West, and other West Coast/Rocky Mountain schools extravaganza.)   

Stop Me If You Think You've Heard This One Before.
USC gets its eighth consecutive victory over Cal in a 30-9 rout. (Rivals.com)

Aztec Camera. 
San Diego State defeats Air Force 41-27. (Rivals.com)

Taking it on the chin.
Stanford quarterback Andrew Luck may have one major drawback: The inability to grow a decent beard. (The Seattle Times)

Sometimes You Can't Make It On Your Own.
Stanford is going to need a lot of help from Alabama, Oklahoma, and LSU's opponents if it hopes to go to the BCS Championship Game. (SB Nation)

The high Price of victory.
Washington QB Keith Price's success on the field is starting to get the attention of the Huskies' opponents.  (The Seattle Times)


Least. Shocking. News. Ever. Of the day.
Mike Leach has unshockingly been brought up as a possible candidate for Mike Stoops old job as Arizona head football coach. (Arizona Sports)

Sitting Ducks?
Oregon looks to facing Arizona State without having injured running back LaMichael James to rely on. (Addicted to Quack)

I'm a Survivor. 
The Oregonian profiles Dion James, who went from surviving a high school accident where he received  burns on 40% of his body to having a breakout season as a defensive end for Oregon. (The Oregonian)

Turning a corner?
Arizona State has apparently overcome the doldrums of the past three seasons with a 5-1 start to the 2011 season. (House of Sparky)


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