CORVALLIS – The most intriguing position on the Beavs thus far in fall ball? I’d peg it to be one on offense, and probably not the one you’d think. To commemorate the end of the second week of the Beavers’ fall camp, here are a few of my impressions at each position.
August 18, 2014
OREGON STATE HAS questions and depth issues at some spots, but not at tight end. And that's even after a couple in the group were converted to o-tackles earlier this year and an incoming freshman decided not to show up. One reasons why Oregon State fans should feel awfully good about the tight end corps? How about two: Connor Hamlett and Caleb Smith.
July 31, 2014
CORVALLIS – The injury bug bit Richard Mullaney on Friday during 11-on-11 drills and he was later on the sidelines sporting crutches. But Storm Woods was back in pads today, though the OSU coaches were easing him into the scheme of things and he saw limited action. Enjoy the following massive rundown on what went on at Oregon State during drills, skelly, one-on-one's, 11-on-11 and more.
April 25, 2014
CORVALLIS – There aren't whole lot of questions hanging over the tight ends this spring – or are there? OSU returns three key offensive weapons in senior H-back Connor Hamlett and junior TE's Kellen Clute and Caleb Smith. Will Smith and Clute battle for reps in the spring, or is the pecking order set? Are there any diamonds that can emerge from the rough and make things interesting?
February 27, 2014
CORVALLIS – Any year is a good year when three of your tight ends positionally rank among the Top 10 in the Pac-12 for receiving yards. Plus, Connor Hamlett notched the most receptions of any TE in the conference with 40, while Caleb Smith maintained the third highest yards per catch average – a healthy 13.7 YPC - for TEs with at least 25 receptions on the year. And the best news of all is…
January 7, 2014
THEY SAID THE HAWAII BOWL would be a dandy but I doubt they envisioned this.. Oregon State trounced Boise State 38-23. The OSU victory showcased an aggressive Beaver defense and some old fashioned ground and pound on offense. Many thought a mere field goal would separate the two teams in the end. Oh boy were they wrong…
December 24, 2013