Football win over No. 9 Iowa would be big for No. 24 UA

Arizona’s Pac-10 football representatives get their first serious tests of the season this Saturday, as both ASU and UofA take on Big Ten opponents – and both nationally-ranked. The Sun […]

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    The Lumberjacks can do the Sun Devils a favor tomorrow.  They can give them a good football game because next up is a Big Ten foe, and ASU’s 54-9 blowout […]
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  • NAU football will test ASU, but Wildcats should coast

    The Lumberjacks can do the Sun Devils a favor tomorrow.  They can give them a good football game because next up is a Big Ten foe, and ASU’s 54-9 blowout […]

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    A freshman running back stepped in, and the defense stepped up, as Northern Arizona ran up a 48-0 score in its season opener with Western New Mexico. Zach Bauman, a […]
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  • NAU wins big in football opener, but must face ASU next

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    A freshman running back stepped in, and the defense stepped up, as Northern Arizona ran up a 48-0 score in its season opener with Western New Mexico. Zach Bauman, a […]

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    While the on-field scenarios are completely different, our Pac-10 representatives have one thing in common as they open their seasons this weekend.  Each has much to lose if they take […]
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    UA, ASU football open 2010 season with must-win games

    While the on-field scenarios are completely different, our Pac-10 representatives have one thing in common as they open their seasons this weekend.  Each has much to lose if they take […]

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    No, the headline isn’t a misprint.  But it does take an open mind – and a stretch of the imagination – to think this way. But as far-fetched as it […]
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    ASU’s Dennis Erickson…2010 Pac-10 Coach of the Year?

    No, the headline isn’t a misprint.  But it does take an open mind – and a stretch of the imagination – to think this way. But as far-fetched as it […]

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    Daxx Garman is still headed from Oklahoma to Tucson to try to lead the Wildcat football team to a future Rose Bowl.  But a layover in Texas is creating some […]
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    UA football recruit hitting major bumps on road to Tucson

    Daxx Garman is still headed from Oklahoma to Tucson to try to lead the Wildcat football team to a future Rose Bowl.  But a layover in Texas is creating some […]

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    The Arizona Western College Matadors will open their football season Saturday with an international flavor – even though the game will be played in California. AWC, which has climbed the […]
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    AWC takes on Mexican national champs in football opener

    The Arizona Western College Matadors will open their football season Saturday with an international flavor – even though the game will be played in California. AWC, which has climbed the […]

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    High school football will kick off in a big way this weekend, as Arizona steps onto the national stage. Hamilton High School in Chandler, which has won the 5A-I state […]
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    Hamilton kicks off HS football in the Sollenberger Classic

    High school football will kick off in a big way this weekend, as Arizona steps onto the national stage. Hamilton High School in Chandler, which has won the 5A-I state […]

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    Junior colleges serve as an important step for many athletes on their way to play at a four-year college.  The players all have their own story about why they picked […]
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    Arizona JUCOs loading up on top out-of-state talent

    Junior colleges serve as an important step for many athletes on their way to play at a four-year college.  The players all have their own story about why they picked […]

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    Head football coaches at the college level have to keep a lot of balls in the air.  Right now, they’re very focused on a new season that will start in […]
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    Football recruiting 2011…did UA find ‘a Tedy Bruschi’?

    Head football coaches at the college level have to keep a lot of balls in the air.  Right now, they’re very focused on a new season that will start in […]

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    Looks like it took an Arizona State guy to get some recognition for a bunch of University of Arizona football players. The school hires a new athletic director, an ASU […]
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    Lots of UA football heroes…are some being overlooked?

    Looks like it took an Arizona State guy to get some recognition for a bunch of University of Arizona football players. The school hires a new athletic director, an ASU […]

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    If you’re trying to keep track of the UofA football program, the revolving door on personnel has swung again.  This time, it’s one out and two in. It was a […]
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    Keeping an eye on UA football.. who’s in, who’s out?

    If you’re trying to keep track of the UofA football program, the revolving door on personnel has swung again.  This time, it’s one out and two in. It was a […]

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    It has been six years since Pat Tillman died while serving his country, but the sports accolades haven’t stopped. The former All-American linebacker for Arizona State, killed by friendly fire […]
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    Pat Tillman to get on-field salute during Nov. 13 game

    It has been six years since Pat Tillman died while serving his country, but the sports accolades haven’t stopped. The former All-American linebacker for Arizona State, killed by friendly fire […]

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    Things are still percolating down in Tucson, as football players come and go at the University of Arizona. With the 2010 recruiting class well in hand, head coach Mike Stoops […]
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    The future of football at UofA is rapidly taking shape

    Things are still percolating down in Tucson, as football players come and go at the University of Arizona. With the 2010 recruiting class well in hand, head coach Mike Stoops […]

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    When Daxx Garman stepped up in mid-February to become the first recruit in the University of Arizona’s 2011 football recruiting class, Mike Stoops knew he had the beginning of something […]
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    Latest football recruit fills out UA’s backfield for 2011

    When Daxx Garman stepped up in mid-February to become the first recruit in the University of Arizona’s 2011 football recruiting class, Mike Stoops knew he had the beginning of something […]

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    Thank you, Pete Carroll. The misfortunes of the USC football program in 2010 will have an indirect impact on the University of Arizona football program in 2011. When Carroll, the […]
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    UA football gets a game-breaker in Ka’Deem Carey

    Thank you, Pete Carroll. The misfortunes of the USC football program in 2010 will have an indirect impact on the University of Arizona football program in 2011. When Carroll, the […]

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    Mike Stoops can’t seem to catch a break. The University of Arizona football coach has worked six years to try to return the program to respectability and it looked like […]
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    Pac-10 expansion could hinder Stoops’ rebuilding project

    Mike Stoops can’t seem to catch a break. The University of Arizona football coach has worked six years to try to return the program to respectability and it looked like […]

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    Pat Tillman has just been selected to join the College Football Hall of Fame.  If he were still with us, he would probably downplay the honor. His ego just didn’t […]
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    Pat Tillman adds College Hall of Fame to list of honors

    Pat Tillman has just been selected to join the College Football Hall of Fame.  If he were still with us, he would probably downplay the honor. His ego just didn’t […]

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    Still another validation to Coach Mike Stoops’ ongoing reclamation project with the University of Arizona football program is increased national television exposure. They’re doing something down there in Tucson that […]
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    The nation will be watching Stoops and his Wildcats

    Still another validation to Coach Mike Stoops’ ongoing reclamation project with the University of Arizona football program is increased national television exposure. They’re doing something down there in Tucson that […]

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    Looking back on spring football,  the best thing to happen to Arizona State’s offense is probably its defense. If the Sun Devil offense can move the ball against its defense, […]
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    ASU football counting on defense, in more ways than one

    Looking back on spring football,  the best thing to happen to Arizona State’s offense is probably its defense. If the Sun Devil offense can move the ball against its defense, […]

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    What is it about cold weather that is luring Arizona’s graduating high school football players to the northern climes? How about the thought of four more years of August practices, […]
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    Cold-country colleges enjoying recruiting success in AZ heat

    What is it about cold weather that is luring Arizona’s graduating high school football players to the northern climes? How about the thought of four more years of August practices, […]

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    Everybody knows the University of Arizona football program recruits heavily in California.  After all, it’s right next door. But the Wildcats also have a pot of gold about 6,000 miles […]
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    Football recruiting takes on a Polynesian flavor at UofA

    Everybody knows the University of Arizona football program recruits heavily in California.  After all, it’s right next door. But the Wildcats also have a pot of gold about 6,000 miles […]

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    Mike Stoops just went one-up on his rival down the road in Tempe.  At least on paper. Word came out of Oklahoma last week that one of its rising young […]
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    Advantage Stoops…but not until 2011

    Mike Stoops just went one-up on his rival down the road in Tempe.  At least on paper. Word came out of Oklahoma last week that one of its rising young […]

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    Arizona’s three major universities scooped up 19 local athletes at yesterday’s official day for signing Letters of Intent, with Northern Arizona taking the lion’s share. Arizona State and University of […]
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    Big 3 colleges share the local talent at signing day

    Arizona’s three major universities scooped up 19 local athletes at yesterday’s official day for signing Letters of Intent, with Northern Arizona taking the lion’s share. Arizona State and University of […]

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    The word out of Tucson is that University of Arizona’s new football recruiting coordinator has arrived and is busy looking for a house to purchase.  He’s coming from Texas, so […]
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    Old Pueblo abodes aren’t much different than Texas, Dave

    The word out of Tucson is that University of Arizona’s new football recruiting coordinator has arrived and is busy looking for a house to purchase.  He’s coming from Texas, so […]

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    John Elway, Tom Brady, Brett Favre… not bad company.  For a quartet of ASU football players, that’s pretty heady stuff. These NFL greats are among 62 Pro Football Hall of […]
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    Football tradition oozes and ASU players get to soak it up

    John Elway, Tom Brady, Brett Favre… not bad company.  For a quartet of ASU football players, that’s pretty heady stuff. These NFL greats are among 62 Pro Football Hall of […]

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    Look for wide-open football that moves fast and, hopefully, scores often when ASU opens the 2010 season. Head coach Dennis Erickson has just named his new offensive coordinator, Noel Mazzone, […]
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    Erickson settles on a new offensive coordinator

    Look for wide-open football that moves fast and, hopefully, scores often when ASU opens the 2010 season. Head coach Dennis Erickson has just named his new offensive coordinator, Noel Mazzone, […]

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