- OSU began the A.D.
Screening earlier this week. Candidate names are to remain confidential
during the evaluation process.
- Three Oregon State football signees, wide receiver James Finely, cornerback
Arthur Giddens, and cornerback Josh Davies did not qualify for enrollment
and will not participate in fall camp. 3
- Dennis Erickson and his staff added Sabatino "Sabby" Piscitelli,
a 6-2, 200 lb free safety from Florida to the roster. Piscitelli was the District
10's defensive player of the year. A
far-fetched recruiting tale for OSU.
- Fall camp began this week with scrimmages to be played on August 14, 17
and 21. Fall Practice
- A college football fan altered the Oregon poster in New York to make it
more appealing to the masses. Take
Rucker, a linebacker from Colorado State, officially transferred to USC
earlier this week.
- The shuffling of players begins...Ryan Kanekeberg has been moved to linebacker...David
Lose has been moved from center to guard...Kanan Sanchez has been put behind
Lose at the guard position...Calvin Carlye is listed as a cornerback but should
move back to safety in the near future. Depth
- Oregon State held a media day on Wednesday, August 7. Coverage of the from
various media sources follows:
-- Keeping their eyes on the big picture (Gazette Times)
-- Jackson leads, his aura follows (Gazette Times)
-- Beavers look for fresh start (Statesman Journal)
-- Erickson Meets the Press (OSUBeavers.com)
-- Bitter Season, Better Team (Oregonian)
Shayne House retired from Oregon State football on Thursday due to his ailing shoulder. Chronic injury ends House's career.
The Oregonian came out with an article on Erik Tuma's tough road to become a college football linebacker. Persistence pays for OSU linebacker Tuma.
Why the Huskies won't win the Pac-10. Is the Toe trying to make some Husky fans angry or is he right?
- More previews came out this week from various sources including bowl game
PAC-10 Preview | Oregon State Preview | Bowl Projections
More good news on TJ and Chad from the official Bengals website.
- LaDairis Jackson has been making waves during the NFL preseason games. He
played well against the 49ers and is now practicing with the first team.
DL impressive* | Photos*
- James Allen continues to impress as well. Recently he intercepted an errant
pass and returned it 45 yards for a touchdown. Rookie
- The Oregon State basketball team in preparing to travel to Australia and
play some basketball. New
coach will take OSU a long way -- to Australia.
- Jay John and his staff at OSU have been working hard to recruit a 6-7, 201
LB forward from Arizona. Is
Nick DeWitz close to committing?*
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