OREGON STATE HEAD MAN Mike Riley said WSU QB Jeff Tuel's mobility hurt them in last year's game, and so they'll have to account better for him and particularly on the zone read play. Here's what else was on Riley's mind headed into Week 7...
October 18, 2011
CORVALLIS – It was an off day for the Beaver QBs, with the defense making a bid to rename the town to Pick City. If running back Malcolm Agnew saw the most carries with the 1's, and he once again did, Jordan Jenkins, who missed much of the early part of camp and whom the OSU coaches want to get up to speed, definitely got the second-most. Ben Motter gets in with the 1s, Hardin's surgery and more..
August 25, 2011
CORVALLIS – The Safety position has seen its fair share of news early on in camp, and it was again in the news today for Oregon State. This time, one of the Beaver veterans at the spot has decided to hang up his cleats for good. At defensive tackle, meanwhile, the call has also gone out for all hands on deck.
August 17, 2011
FOR OREGON STATE to have a successful season, the defensive line simply must produce more sacks and pressure on the quarterback than they did in '09. A strong set of players reside at defensive tackle, and a couple of promising players are at defensive end, but will that be enough to make a definitive difference in 2010?
July 26, 2010
CORVALLIS--The first week of spring football drills at Oregon State is in the books -- and it's the perfect time to go back and take a closer look. In this week's Beaver Hour, Frank Hoaglin talks offense and defense, position by position, touches on special teams and offers some final thoughts from the opening week as Oregon State prepares to kick off Week 2 of the spring session.
April 5, 2010
DESPITE THE RETURNING STARTERS coming in on the defensive line this spring, there remains plenty of intrigue up front -- the coaches moved several players during the winter months, there are depth questions and they're coming off a year in which sacks were few and far between. Here's how it all breaks down..
March 22, 2010