BEAVERS - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/BEAVERS News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Pac-12 football preview: Riley, Mannion appear to have OSU primed for bowl run http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58314063-89/state-beavers-defense-pac.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58314063-89/state-beavers-defense-pac.html.csp">Pac-12 football preview: Riley, Mannion appear to have OSU primed for bowl run</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Matthew Piper</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T09:25:03.054-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:25AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The rational Utah fan has to have a healthy respect for Mike Riley. This is a guy who, in his second stint in Corvallis, has taken the state’s second-banana school and won seven or more games in eight of 11 seasons. While locally we debate whether a seemingly improved Utah team is capable of seven wins, it seems almost a given that with as many as eight returning starters and a potential first-round draft pick at quarterback, Riley will squeeze seven out of the Pac-12 North. And amazingly, he’s ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58314063@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:25:03 MDT Pac-12 football: Oregon State concerned about protecting QB Mannion http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58248349-89/oregon-season-state-beavers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/utes/58248349-89/oregon-season-state-beavers.html.csp">Pac-12 football: Oregon State concerned about protecting QB Mannion</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Anne M. Peterson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-07-31T23:17:48.193-06:00">Updated Jul 31, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Last season at this time, Oregon State coach Mike Riley was focusing on choosing a starting quarterback. That’s the least of his concerns as he heads into fall camp this year. Sean Mannion won the starter’s job over Cody Vaz last fall and went on to throw for a Pac-12 single-season record 4,662 yards and a school-record 37 touchdown passes. The Beavers finished 7-6, capping off the year with a 38-23 victory over Boise State in the Hawaii Bowl. Mannion decided to return for his senior season, sol...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582483492014-07-31T23:17:48.193-06:00" id="#license-2014-07-31T23:17:48.193-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58248349@www.sltrib.com Thu, 31 Jul 2014 23:17:48 MDT