Oregon Ducks vs. Arizona State Sun Devils: love ‘em & hate ‘em

Oregon walked all over the Arizona State Sun Devils on Thursday night. Barner amassed a total of three touchdowns to help the Ducks triumph. (Photo: Oregonlive.com)

NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson gives you his love ‘em and hate ‘em from Oregon’s blowout victory over the Arizona State Sun Devils. With the Arizona State fan base and football program making this one of the most-hyped game in school history, many thought the Ducks would have a tough go of it in Tempe, especially when confronted with 70,000+ fans all clad in black in what was billed as Oregon’s first true road test of the season.

Top 5 games on the Washington St. Cougars schedule in 2012

2012 WSU Recruiting

NWSB Insider and Washington St. Cougars blogger Britton Ransford tells us his top 5 matchups on the Cougars schedule for the 2012 season. Luckily for the Cougs, they miss out on USC this year, but there will still be some tough games in the Oregon, Colorado, and Cal matchups. And last but not least, what Pac-12 season would not be complete without the annual Apple Cup game. Look for the Cougs to start fast, and earn that elusive 6th victory this year en route to a bowl game.