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6-pac of questions for the offseason

Bringing back a 6-pac of questions for the offseason ...<p><b>1. Spring games typically don't show too much, but, which game could be worth watching this</b> …

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Top Pac-12 NFL Draft prospects ranked as recruits

I'm sure you've heard that Tom Brady was picked in the sixth round of the NFL Draft.<p>If you have watched pro football in the last fifteen years, then …

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2015 NFL mock draft: Scouting the draft's 1st-round players

We've gotten used to seeing a lot of the same names in the first round of drafts. But just who are these players? This week's mock draft offers a scouting report on every player.<p>At this point in the draft season, we’re starting to see a lot of familiar names in the first round. The same two …

A Football Martyr

The young man sits alone in a hotel room, the last rays of sunlight leaking through the windows. Facing a single sheet of hotel stationery, he grips a fountain pen.<p>It's the eve of the biggest game he'll ever play. He thinks that because it's his first real varsity game, and that there will be many …

2015 NFL mock draft: Combine information shaping 1st round

The NFL Scouting Combine is a bonanza of facts and speculation and it changes how we look at the upcoming NFL Draft.<p>As we get closer and closer to the start of the 2015 NFL Draft, more information comes out on what may happen.<p>At the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis, the most information came …

The 22 most intriguing playmakers at the 2015 NFL Combine

Danny Kelly runs down the list of quarterbacks, running backs and receivers with the most to prove this week in Indianapolis.<p>NFL Draft season is now in full swing with the combine kicking off this week, and a deluge of information on over 300 future pros is about to come rolling in. From the top …

Top 2014 performances: Jaelen Strong

We continue our series looking at some of the top individual performances in the Pac-12 in 2014. If you feel a little nostalgic, you can check out …

Top 2014 performances: Jaelen Strong

We continue our series looking at some of the top individual performances in the Pac-12 in 2014. If you feel a little nostalgic, you can check out …

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10 Most Difficult College Football Players to Replace in 2015 Season

The offseason can be a disappointing time for college football programs around the nation. When a year ends, key players run out of eligibility or star underclassmen declare for the NFL draft, leaving a noticeable hole on a team they once filled.<p>Organized by school, this list focuses on talents …

B/R CFB 250: Top 32 Wide Receivers

<i>Bleacher Report's CFB 250 is an annual ranking of the best players in college football. Brian Leigh and Kynon Codrington have studied, ranked and graded the top athletes in the country, narrowed that list down to a mere quarter-thousand and sorted by position. Today, we present the Top 32 Wide</i> …

Bowl Bits: Arizona State 36, Duke 31 (Sun Bowl)

Here's your quickie recap of Arizona State's win over Duke in the 2014 Sun Bowl, which gave the Sun Devils back-to-back 10-win seasons.<p>Crowder was …

Jaelen Strong Declares for 2015 NFL Draft: Latest Details and Reaction

Arizona State wide receiver Jaelen Strong has opted to leave Phoenix early to take his talents to the pros in declaring for the 2015 NFL draft on Monday.<p>The Sun Devils announced the news, via Bryan Fischer of NFL.com:<p>Matt Miller of Bleacher Report weighed in on Strong's draft stock:<p>Strong will be …

ASU's Jaelen Strong enters draft

Arizona State wide receiver Jaelen Strong will forgo his final year of college eligibility and enter the NFL draft, the school announced …

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The Top 10 Plays of the Year in the Pac-12

As we continue our review of the 2014 Pac-12 season, it's time to have a look at the very best plays we saw from both sides of the ball.<p>Whether it was a quarterback making a dazzling escape from pressure, a running back putting the moves on for extra yards or a defender changing the tide of a game, …

Examining upcoming NFL draft decisions: Pac-12 South

With the regular season over, several Pac-12 players with remaining NCAA eligibility are mulling decisions regarding whether or not to declare for …

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All-Pac-12 teams selected

With the season winding down, more accolades were given out Tuesday night. First- and second-team All-Pac-12 were announced as well as the freshman …

Week 14: Pac-12 Blog's Play of the Week vote

Final week of the regular season and, oh man, was it hard narrowing the field to five. But it’s time. Vote. It’s your civic duty as a Pac-12 blog …

Jaelen Strong Injury: Updates on Arizona State Star's Concussion and Return

Arizona State wide receiver Jaelen Strong is recovering from a concussion suffered against Oregon State. He's expected to play against Arizona.<p>Continue for updates.<p><i>Friday, Nov. 28</i><p><b>Strong Will Play vs. Arizona</b><p>Cameron Cox of AZCentral.com has an update on Strong:<p><i>Monday, Nov. 24</i><p><b>Strong Expected to …

A 6-Pac of questions: Week 12

Every Thursday two of our writers sit down and toss around a 6-Pac of questions surrounding Pac-12 football. Today, Kevin Gemmell and Kyle Bonagura …

2015 NFL Draft report: Underclassmen who shouldn't go pro

The college football season is quickly winding down. Some top players don't look quite ready for the NFL.<p>Although the underclassmen deadline to enter the 2015 NFL Draft is more than two months away on Jan. 15, it’s become apparent some juniors and redshirt sophomores should be deciding their pro …

Vote: Week 11 Pac-12 Blog Play of the Week

Week 11 featured the spectacular and the absolutely bizarre. From the Tempe sunshine to #Pac12AfterDark happenings in Salt Lake City, here are the …

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Jaelen Strong had an amazing one-handed TD against Notre Dame

Jaelen Strong's incredible hands -- well, hand -- has the Sun Devils up on Notre Dame<p>An Everett Golson fumble was immediately followed up with this catch by ASU's Jaelen Strong:<p>Notre Dame fans will probably be pretty bummed about this play, because it looked like Strong benefitted from a pick, and, …

Arizona State WR Jaelen Strong makes a spectacular one-handed catch for a TD (GIF)

Arizona State jumped out to a big first-quarter lead against Notre Dame thanks in part to its defense and thanks in part to a spectacular touchdown …

Biggest Win in Program History Makes Arizona State True Playoff Contender

It's time to start taking Arizona State seriously.<p>We are past the point where its legitimacy can be denied.<p>The Sun Devils entered Week 11 ranked No. 9 in the College Football Playoff standings, but it never truly felt like they belonged at the grownup table—i.e., the discussion to make the national …

Arizona State makes Rudy cry

Saturday's 7 things that will most change the College Football Playoff rankings

New College Football Playoff rankings won't be out until Tuesday, but here's a look at the games that made the most impact. Full FBS final scores below.<p><b>1.</b> Texas A&M 41, No. 3 Auburn 38<p>For once, a late play went <i>against</i> Auburn. Two of them, actually: a fumble by Nick Marshall inside the Aggie 5-yard …

No. 9 Arizona State holds off late rally, defeats No. 10 Notre Dame

TEMPE, Ariz. -- What appeared to be a program-defining win in the first half had turned on Arizona State. The Sun Devils were on their heels, a …

How Scared Should Oregon Be of Arizona State?

The crash course is set.<p>Arizona State. Oregon. Pac-12 title game.<p>At this point, it's almost a guarantee.<p>Oregon is the Pac-12's best chance for a berth into the College Football Playoff, so Pac-12 fans are hoping the Ducks can run the table.<p>Oregon is seemingly peaking right now, easily dispatching …

Arizona State WR Jaelen Strong plays chess while opposing DBs play checkers

Jaelen Strong doesn’t play chess.<p>But if the Arizona State wide receiver ever did, you probably would not want to find yourself sitting across the …

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