Vontaze Burfict swooped in from the middle linebacker spot and closed on the ball carrier, then quickly pulled up to avoid any contact. He was practicing the thing he needs to improve upon most.
Arizona State MLB Vontaze Burfict announced on his facebook page that he will forgo his senior season and declare for the NFL draft.
Even though the Bruins are double-digit underdogs against #18 Arizona State on Saturday night at the Rose Bowl, UCLA remains extremely confident in their game against the Sun Devils.
The Pac-12 conference has reprimanded USC QB Matt Barkley for his comments about ASU LB Vontaze Burfict before Saturday’s loss to the Sun Devils.
Things are getting a little heated between Pac-12 South division rivals, Arizona State and USC before the two schools meet up Saturday night in Tempe.
It’s a pivotal matchup in the new Pac-12 South, not to mention a matchup featuring a ranked team taking on a team that was ranked just last week. But USC’s Saturday trip to Arizona State still hasn’t drawn a lot of attention in the midst of conference realignment madness.
They’ve talked — the NFL superstar and the flawed college prodigy — but Arizona State coach Dennis Erickson isn’t quite sure what to make of it.
Quarterback Andrew Luck of STANFORD has been selected Pac-10 Offensive Player of the Year, tackle Steven Paea of OREGON STATE the Pat Tillman Defensive Player of the Year and Chip Kelly of OREGON the Pac-10 Coach of the Year.
Dennis Erickson and Monte Kiffin are both spending the back sides of their coaching careers trying to get headstrong teenagers to understand the same concepts they taught to millionaire professionals for many years.