Oregon State Beavers Get Future Boost at QB with Zach Kline Transfer

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When the Cal Bears were looking for a new head coach this offseason, one of the selling points of the job was that the cupboard in Berkeley was far from bare of talent. One of the centerpieces of the Cal […]

Where do the Oregon State Beavers go after Disastrous Opener?

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The Oregon State Beavers opened the 2013 season with a disastrous 49-46 loss to FCS Eastern Washington. In 2011, the Beavers suffered a similar season-opening stumble against another FCS opponent, Sacramento State. The team went on that season to a […]

Mike Riley Needs to Pick a Quarterback to Lead Oregon State Beavers

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The Oregon State Beavers are one of several teams across the country that has yet to select a starting quarterback for the 2013 season. Head coach Mike Riley continues to waffle between Sean Mannion and Cody Vaz, both of whom […]

Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 18 Oregon State Beavers

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Coming off a 9-4 campaign that saw them finish in the Top 25 for the first time since 2008, the Oregon State Beavers are facing high expectations heading into 2013. With 15 returning starters and head coach Mike Riley still […]

Oregon State Quarterback Competition Will Come Down to the Wire

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  Of the many quarterback competitions at Pac-12 programs this offseason, the one in Corvallis is undoubtedly the most irritating. The Oregon State Beavers finished spring workouts last weekend with each potential starter playing exactly one series and without any […]

Sticking With One Quarterback Should Be Goal Of Oregon State Beavers

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As spring football continues for the Oregon State Beavers coming off a 9-4 season in 2012, there is a major question that plagues this team. The Beavers are a team that really doesn’t have a solid starting quarterback. Oregon State […]

2013 Must be Rose Bowl or Bust for Mike Riley

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Mike Riley has served as the Oregon State Beavers head coach twice in his lifetime. First, he manned the Beavers for two seasons from 1997-1998 before departing to become head coach of the San Diego Chargers. Riley would return to […]

Sean Mannion is the Only Choice in Oregon State Beavers Quarterback Competition

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The Oregon State Beavers find themselves in familiar territory this spring as they are mired in a quarterback competition between junior Sean Mannion and senior Cody Vaz. Injuries forced a quarterback shuffle in 2012 and opened the door for Vaz […]

Quarterback Competition Looming for Oregon State Beavers this Spring?

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As spring practice rolls around in Corvallis, many are left wondering if Mike Riley and the Oregon State Beavers coaching staff have a quarterback competition on their hands which will need to be sorted through this spring and in the […]

Stage Set for Oregon State to Contend for Pac-12 Football Title in 2013

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The 2012 college football season was a very pleasantly surprising one for the Oregon State Beavers, who defied all odds by winning nine games, knocking off two top-15 teams and even climbing into the top 10 at one point. They […]

Oregon State Must Decide on a QB to Succeed in 2013

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The Oregon State Beavers shocked pretty much everyone in 2012 by putting together a 9-4 season and almost knocking off several top-tier teams. Two of their losses came by four points and the other was against top-five, in-state rival Oregon […]

Oregon State Should Have Benched QB Cody Vaz in Valero Alamo Bowl Loss to Texas

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Cody Vaz led Oregon State to one of the top turnarounds in college football this season. He replaced Sean Mannion after the fourth game and ended up leading the Beavers to a No. 13 national ranking and a Valero Alamo […]