Mike Leach says that the offensive line is the most important offensive unit no matter what scheme you run. That's especially true for Leach's Cougars, who will rely on a young offensive line to protect Connor Halliday, the only quarterback on the roster who has ever played in a college game.
That's the story of today's position preview. More links are after the jump.
-- The Cougars had a short practice yesterday but we have some notes to pass along.
-- Bud Withers has a good story about defensive line coach Joe Salave'a.
-- The Rutgers defenders say they are ready to test themselves against the Air Raid.
-- An Arizona defender explains his decision to leave LSU.
-- A cool moment yesterday at Arizona State when five walk-ons heard that college is now on the house.
-- The Golden Bears would like to run the ball better this season.
-- Colorado has a big rivalry game on the horizon.
-- Football is only one way Oregon's Devon Allen showcases his athletic talents.
-- Oregon State is moving forward as if its kicker isn't there.
-- Stanford has to replace some pretty productive linebackers.
-- One publication has UCLA ranked No 5.
-- Justin Davis is getting his shot to establish himself in USC's stacked backfield.
-- Utah's camp is over and the game-preparation can begin.