Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Unquiet on the Western Front: Willie Lyles, Taylor Kelly, 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.)

Willie Lyles rears his ugly head again. 

More fun with the Oregon-Willie Lyles recruiting service saga. (Pacific Takes)

As Good As It Gets? 
Jeffery Martin looks at why despite Oregon's success under head football coach Chip Kelly, there are a dearth of former Ducks in the NFL. (USA Today)

Kelly's Hero.
Newly-named Arizona State. starting quarterback Taylor Kelly wants to follow in the the footsteps of  his personal hero, former Sun Devil QB Jake Plummer. (The Arizona Republic)


There's a possibility, but no chance.
Top Perry picks Washington, Utah and Boise State as part of his "10 Unlikely Teams Who Could Be Playing in January." (The Crystal Ball Run)

Wildcats suspend Washington.  
Arizona suspends defensive tackle Justin Washington for - wait for it - "undisclosed violation of team rules."(Arizona Desert Swarm)

Colorado injury report.
Colorado wide receiver Paul Richardson will miss the first three weeks of the season while he continues to recover form offseason ACL surgery. (Dr. Saturday)

Hedrick and the Angry Itch.
Drew Roberts profiles Boise State quarterback Grant Hedrick. (One Bronco Nation Under God)