DEPENDING ON HOW James Rodgers feels on Tuesday, he may be suited up and in the starting lineup vs. UCLA. The WR/return sparkplug, if he doesn't play this season, could apply for a sixth year in 2012 but all signs point towards Quon suiting up this season with 10 regular season games left on the slate. Here's a quick look at what else is happening in advance of Mike Riley's Tuesday presser.
September 20, 2011
THE SPORTS EXCHANGE takes a closer look at Oregon State headed into Wisconsin (ESPN, 9 a.m.) If the Beavers are to pull off the big upset, they opine, the Beaver special teams will need to make some plays and the QB situation will need to show less tumult and more production. And either Terron Ward or Jordan Jenkins will have to step up with Malcolm Agnew sidelined and not making the trip.
September 8, 2011
APPARENTLY, EVERY STARTER and significant key contributor on the Oregon State squad will, at some point, miss time with injury this year -- such has been the ferocity of the OSU injury bug this offseason and into the playing schedule. RB Malcolm Agnew, OSU's surprise true freshman who leads the nation in ground hashes after Week 1, has been termed doubtful for Wisconsin with a sore hamstring.
September 7, 2011
CORVALLIS – Michael Philipp and family wanted him to redshirt his freshman season but the 5-star ranked o-lineman coming out of high school was needed in 2009. He continued to start his sophomore campaign but was dogged by injuries, and a less than fully healthy 2011 fall camp have brought the topic back to life. The end result? Philipp will be fitted for a redshirt this season.
September 1, 2011