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  1. Mailbag: SEC scheduling, rivalry gripes

    Ted Miller

    Happy Friday. With Pac-12 spring practices ending this weekend, the offseason is officially upon us. Of course, there is no offseason if you follow the Pac-12 blog on Twitter. To the notes! James from Washington, D.C., writes: Is there anyth...

    Blog | May 02, 2014
  2. College athletics now business over tradition

    Ted Miller

    Texas A.D. Steve Patterson thinks his athletic department should be all business. That is until it comes to the players.

    Story | Conversation | April 03, 2014
  3. Stakes high for ASU, Arizona

    Ted Miller

    In terms of general bitterness, the Arizona-Arizona State rivalry over the Territorial Cup is pretty darn underrated nationally. That's understandable, though, because the game rarely has much national relevance. One team can be up or down, but it's ...

    Blog | November 26, 2013
  4. Oregon-Stanford: Respectful rivalry grows

    Ted Miller

    Stanford had just torn the hearts out of Oregon and its fans inside Autzen Stadium. The Ducks' unbeaten season had ended in shocking fashion. National championship hopes had been kicked to the curb. "It's such an honor to come into this stadium an...

    Blog | November 04, 2013
  5. Is this finally Washington's year vs. Ducks?

    Ted Miller

    SEATTLE -- For the past nine years in Washington's bitter rivalry series with Oregon, it's always been wounded, dispirited Huskies fans walking out of a stadium in Seattle or Eugene groping for hope with a, "Well, just wait until next year!" So is...

    Blog | October 12, 2013
  6. UCLA focused on itself and Utah, not USC

    Ted Miller

    UCLA and USC are uncomfortably intertwined more than just about any other college football rivalry. They share a city, not just a state. Many of the players know each other, having played together or against each other during their high school career...

    Blog | October 02, 2013
  7. Rivalries in the Pac-12

    Ted Miller

    There are special rivalries -- Army-Navy, Auburn-Alabama, Ohio State-Michigan, USC-Notre Dame -- to which all college football fans tip their caps. But every college football rivalry is great -- and bitter -- for those who are invested in one team...

    Blog | August 12, 2013
  8. Pac-12 lunch links: UCLA's Klemm honored

    Ted Miller

    Happy Friday. Arizona coach Rich Rodriguez gets an extension. Breaking down Arizona State's recruiting class. A look at California's first recruiting class under Sonny Dykes (and Stanford's class as well). Colorado will renew its rivalry wi...

    Blog | February 08, 2013
  9. What's coming up in the Pac-12

    Ted Miller

    Here' what coming up today. All times are ET. No. 5 Oregon (10-1, 7-1) at No. 15 Oregon State (8-2, 6-2) 3 p.m. Pac-12 Network: Oregon leads the rivalry series 59-46-10 and has won four in a row, including a 49-21 win last year. Another good defen...

    Blog | November 24, 2012
  10. Graham, Rodriguez face first desert duel

    Ted Miller

    There are two coaching approaches these days when it comes to preparing for rivalry games. The new school -- Chip Kelly school, really -- preaches that every game is important and that rivalry games are only hyped up for fans, not about coaches an...

    Blog | November 23, 2012
  11. Pac-12 lunch links: Cal coaching prospects

    Ted Miller

    Would I were in an alehouse in London! I would give all my fame for a pot of ale, and safety. Year One of Rich Rod has been pretty good for Arizona. At this point, the Arizona-Arizona State rivalry is bitter but known only within state lines. ...

    Blog | November 21, 2012
  12. Lots of intrigue for 116th Civil War

    Ted Miller

    The 2012 Civil War between Oregon and Oregon State doesn't match the 2000 game, when both teams were ranked in the top 10 for the first time in the rivalry's history, or the 2009 game, when the winner-take-all stakes were a Pac-10 title and a Rose Bo...

    Blog | November 20, 2012
  13. Quick look at today's Pac-12 games

    Ted Miller

    Here's what's happening in the Pac-12 today. No. 20 Stanford (4-2, 2-1) at California (3-4, 2-2) 3 p.m. FOX: This will be the 115th Big Game between California and Stanford (tied for the ninth most- played rivalry in FBS history). It will also be ...

    Blog | October 20, 2012
  14. Arizona State a 'huge game' for Kelly, Ducks

    Ted Miller

    Oregon, steadfastly adhering to coach Chip Kelly's philosophies, only plays nameless, faceless opponents. And every week is a Super Bowl. There are no rivalries. There are no special emotions. The idea is simple. You should always be 100 percent focu...

    Blog | October 18, 2012
  15. Pac-12 links: Ducks dismiss rivalry games

    Ted Miller

    You know, Rick, I have many a friend in Casablanca, but somehow, just because you despise me, you are the only one I trust. Arizona will need its running game at Stanford. A look at how running back D.J. Foster ended up at Arizona State. Cali...

    Blog | October 03, 2012
  16. 'Holy War' hate or not, Utah needs a win

    Ted Miller

    The debate in Utah this week has been the state of the Holy War. Some feel it might be more heated on Saturday because of recent events -- Utah bolting for the Pac-12 and then taking a two-year hiatus from the rivalry -- and some feel it might be mut...

    Blog | September 14, 2012