NWSB Writer Blair Thomas talks about Mike Riley, head coach of the Oregon State Beavers football program. Upon his first arrival in 1997-98, Riley went 8-14 in a pair of seasons, and went 5-6 in just his second season as head coach in 1998, before leaving to coach the San Diego Chargers in 1999. The significance of a five-win season cannot be lost in the defense of Riley because of the inability to get one in Corvallis during a quarter-century before his arrival.
NWSB Insider and Writer Jon Irwin highlights five Oregon State Beavers rookies that will make their debuts in Week 1 of the 2012/13 season. Jon starts with the Beaver’s star recruit for 2012, if any rookie is going to be a starter it’s this kid. Offensive lineman Isaac Seumalo. At TE true freshman Caleb Smith was a prized recruit for the Beavers 2012 class. A redshirt freshman for 2012, Storm Woods has by far the best name in college football.
NWSB Writer Rick Stella talks about his five boldest and fearless predictions for the Oregon State Beavers in this upcoming college football season. The Beavers will not only achieve some of the modest goals they’ve set for themselves, but shock the country as well. OSU Will Beat U of O in the Annual Civil War Game, and Rick says the Beavers will be bowl eligible in 2012. Sean Mannion will be special too.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Mariners blogger Jon Irwin talks about his top 5 favorite players on the Oregon State Beavers football team. 2012 OSU hope begins with the players, many of who had standout seasons drowned out by a putrid 3-9 record. Brandin Cooks, Sean Mannion, Scott Crichton, Markus Wheaton, and Jordan Poyer make Jon’s list. Watch for them in 2012.
NW Sports Beat Insider Jonathan Irwin highlights five players that will have impact seasons on the offensive side of the ball for the Oregon State Beavers. Players included are Sean Mannion, Markus Wheaton, Brandin Cooks, Caleb Smith, and Isaac Seumalo. OSU has reloaded the offense as the program hopes to make a high powered splash in 2012.
NWSB Insider — brings us an update of sorts out of Corvallis, Oregon. The Oregon State Beavers, behind QB Sean Mannion, will be looking to return to prime for next year and make a run in the Pac-12. With 8 returning starters, the leadership on this team might just tip the scale and get the Beavers into a much yearned for bowl game next season.
Another North West Coach in the spotlight today as Matt Martz profiles current Oregon St. Beavers Football Coach Mike Riley. Riley has spent time at all levels of football, from playing college ball to assistant coaching and head coaching at the college level, the CFL and the NFL. How key is he though to the success of the Beavers? Martz will tell you.
Matt Martz our man with his pulse on the Oregon State sports beat is back with another edition of the Oregon St. Beavers Notebook.The Beavers played inspired football and downed the Washington Huskies at home. Jovan Stevenson had himself a game! So did Markus Wheaton.
Q weighs in with his five best 5 Best Oregon State Beavers Football Players currently playing on Sunday’s in the NFL. Steven Jackson, Chad Ochocinqo, T.J. Houshmandzadeh, Andy Levitre, and Nick Barnett make the grade. Could Sean Mannion make this list one day?
Our weekly College football handicapping look at the Pac 12 teams has a nice matchup in Week 10. Stanford Cardinal vs. Oregon State Beavers Saturday November 6th 2011. OSU QB Sean Mannion won the Pac 10 Offensive Player of the Week a couple weeks back, now he’s head to head against Andrew Luck. Check out the preview, Live betting odds and lines, and gambling trends.
For the Oregon State Beavers to have any chance to turn their season around they will need freshman RB Malcolm Agnew to play well and stay healthy, and QB Shaun Mannion has to continue to have stellar passing days if OSU has any shot at a bowl game in 2011/12.
Our weekly College football handicapping look at the Pac 12 teams has a nice matchup in Week 9. Oregon State Beavers vs. Utah Utes Saturday October 29th 2011. Check out the preview, Live betting odds and lines, and betting trends. Sean Mannion and his 2 legit combo of WR Markus Wheaton and RB Jovan Stevenson need big games…