Beavs' OL line depth takes a hit

OREGON STATE'S OFFENSIVE LINE DEPTH has taken a hit heading into the Beavs' season opener with Wisconsin. Walk on Jake Welch, who would have been a redshirt freshman this season, has left the football program, the Oregon State SID confirmed to BF.C.
September 4, 2012

OSU FALL CAMP REPORT: Day 9, Evening Session

CORVALLIS -- The evening session on Day 9 was almost solely dedicated to the first and second teams running two-minute drills. And in that arena, one Beaver wide receiver stood out most. Meanwhile, a couple o-linemen were plowing the road.
August 16, 2012

OSU FALL CAMP REPORT: Day 9, Morning Session

CORVALLIS -- The first practice of the day was replete with higher temperatures than are normally associated for summer here in Oregon. But as the weather heated up, so did some of the position battles. An update on the injury front including one o-lineman whose season is over -- and how will the offensive line cope with a sudden lack of depth starting to plague its ranks?
August 16, 2012

BF.C Fall Camp Preview: OFFENSIVE LINE

THERE IS NO sugar coating it. For the last two seasons, Oregon State has struggled to run the football, struggled up front on the offensive line. Mightily, at times. So what's in store for 2012?
July 31, 2012

Top job is o-line, says Riley

THE NO. 1 JOB this upcoming season for the Oregon State program -- and in order to get back to bowl games and competing for the Pac-12 crown, Mike Riley said this week, is the offensive line.
May 9, 2012

Post-Spring Analysis: Offensive Line

IT'S HARD TO truly gauge the performance of the Beaver offensive line this spring – there were only eight healthy offensive linemen. And because of that, there was less contact than normal. Further, the o-line may look considerably different by the time fall camp is done and OSU lines up for the opener. That said, there were some notable developments this spring.
May 2, 2012

SPRING BALL DAY 14: OL, Gwacham and more

CORVALLIS--The storylines on the last practice before the Spring Game? Numerous. The o-line for the second straight session looked like a different unit. The athletic stylings of one Obum Gwacham were in play -- he was a monster, especially in the red zone, grabbing three TDs. Mike Riley talked about what to expect on Saturday. And what about the center battle between Roman Sapolu and Jake Welch?
April 26, 2012