Rant Sports College Football Top 100: No. 41 Arizona Wildcats

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The Rant Sports 100 in 100 college football countdown makes another stop in the Pac-12 with the No. 41 Arizona Wildcats. The ‘Cats had a surprisingly good first season under head coach Rich Rodriguez in 2012, upsetting Oklahoma State early in […]

What Will Arizona Wildcats Do Without Tyler Slavin in 2013?

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The Arizona Wildcats are finding themselves in a desperate search for help at the wide receiver position heading into 2013. Their senior leader in 2012, Dan Buckner, finished second on the team in receiving last season before departing and leading receiver. […]

Arizona Wildcats Hope Familiarity Brings Better Defensive Success in 2013

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The Arizona Wildcats found plenty of success in year one under Rich Rodriguez. They improved from 4-8 in 2011 to 8-5 in 2012 with signature wins over the Oklahoma State Cowboys and USC Trojans and they were able to win […]

Ka’Deem Carey Must Put Rocky Offseason Behind Him for Arizona Wildcats

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The Arizona Wildcats uncovered a star at running back in 2012 when Ka’Deem Carey took the college football world by storm as a sophomore. He broke out in a major way under first year head coach Rich Rodriguez and staked […]

College Football Recruiting: Arizona Wildcats Add Speedy Running Back in 2014

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Rich Rodriguez proved his spread offense would translate to the desert when he took over the Arizona Wildcats and produced one of the more explosive offenses in the Pac 12. One of the biggest benefactors in 2012 was running back […]

Transfers Compete for Arizona Wildcats’ Starting Quarterback Spot

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  When Arizona Wildcats quarterback Nick Foles was drafted by the Philadelphia Eagles after the 2012 season, the ‘Cats knew fifth-year senior Matt Scott was waiting in the wings to take his spot. Scott is now with the Jacksonville Jaguars, […]

Jake Fischer Has to be Even Better for Arizona Wildcats in 2013

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The Arizona Wildcats are looking to take the next step in year two under Rich Rodriguez and make a run towards the top of the Pac 12. To do it, they’ll need to take major steps on the defensive side […]

College Football Rumors: Will the Arizona Wildcats use Multiple Quarterbacks in 2013?

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The Arizona Wildcats are looking for a replacement for Matt Scott, who was a major surprise in his senior season when he broke out under first-year head coach Rich Rodriguez. Arizona has been looking at several options all spring long […]

Austin Hill ACL Tear Major Setback for Arizona Wildcats in 2013

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Rich Rodriguez already faced some tough challenges heading into year two with the Arizona Wildcats including replacing quarterback Matt Scott and continuing to build a defense that might actually stop somebody. His list of difficulties just got longer following news […]

Arizona’s Rich Rodriguez Urges Team to Enjoy Final Spring Football Practices

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  The Arizona Wildcats and USC Trojans play their spring football games this Saturday, and as both teams limp into summer with 20 or more scholarship players out injured, head coaches Rich Rodriguez and Lane Kiffin are taking different approaches to […]

Wayne Capers Ready for Expanded Role in Defense for Arizona Wildcats

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The Arizona Wildcats enjoyed a lot more success than they anticipated under first year head coach Rich Rodriguez. Despite their eight wins, including a thrilling bowl game win over the Nevada Wolfpack, Arizona had serious questions about their defense. As […]

Rich Rodriguez and the Michigan Coaching Quagmire (Part 2)

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When Rich Rodriguez was hired to replace Lloyd Carr as football coach of the Michigan Wolverines, part of me wanted to believe it could succeed. But a big part of me knew that it wasn’t going to work out. As […]