Is Obum Gwacham Ready for No. 2 Receiver Role with Oregon State Beavers?

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The Oregon State Beavers had the best passing attack in the Pac 12 last season thanks to the 1,000-yard receiving duo of Markus Wheaton and Brandin Cooks. Only one of them return for 2013 (Cooks) to be the clear-cut No. […]

2013 Fate of Defensive Line Relies on JUCO Transfers for Oregon State Beavers

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The Oregon State Beavers are looking to build off their surprisingly successful 2012 season, but they have some major holes to fill for next fall, particularly along their defensive line, if they hope to contend in the Pac 12. While […]

Oregon State Beavers Could Use More Three-Man Defensive Fronts in 2013

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Mike Riley has built a long and successful career with the Oregon State Beavers and he has done it his way. It’s not very often that Riley will adopt a radical new way of doing things because his way has […]

Scott Crichton Continues Climb to Elite Status for Oregon State Beavers

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The Oregon State Beavers were a surprise success story in the Pac 12 last season and they’re looking to repeat that success in 2013. While there are plenty of questions for head coach Mike Riley to iron out at defensive […]

Connor Hamlett Leading Offensive Shift for Oregon State Beavers in 2013

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The Oregon State Beavers will be looking to make a run to the Pac 12 title in 2013, building on a wildly successful season a year ago. Head coach Mike Riley has turned this roster into a serious contender in […]

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 […]

Offensive Line Will be Strength of the Offense for Oregon State Beavers in 2013

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There are plenty of questions concerning the Oregon State Beavers and their offense heading into the 2013 season. Can Storm Woods get better in his sophomore season and carry the running game? Will Brandin Cooks step up as the No. […]

College Football Recruiting: Oregon State Beavers Hold Inside Track for Dual-Threat QB

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The Oregon State Beavers aren’t often considered one of the heavyweights of college football recruiting. So when Mike Riley and the Beavers have an advantage on the recruiting trail, you can bet they’re going to leverage it as hard as […]

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 […]

Who Will Replace Jordan Poyer at Oregon State?

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For four years, Mike Riley and the Oregon State Beavers relied on CB, and all-purpose threat, Jordan Poyer to make plays when they needed to be made. Whether it was locking down on a wide receiver or providing a spark […]

Ends are Key to Oregon State Defensive Line

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As two young freshmen in 2011, Dylan Wynn and Scott Crichton made some noise around the Pac-12 with their incredible play from each’s respective defensive end positions. In 2012, they added to that, helping lead the Oregon State Beavers to […]

Can Storm Woods Improve for Oregon State in 2013?

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As a freshman last season, RB Storm Woods burst onto the scene for the Oregon State Beavers, nearly rushing for that coveted 1,000 yards as the Beavers rolled to an impressive 6-0 start to the 2012 season. The Beavers would […]