Waxing poetic for the Territorial Cup
Vince Marotta | November 26, 2014 11:22 pm
Once upon a time, in honor of the Duel in the Desert football game between the Arizona State Sun Devils and the Arizona Wildcats, I’d […]
Pac Mentality Week 13: UCLA Bruins still control their own destiny in the South
Vince Marotta | November 23, 2014 5:49 pm
Would the real contenders for the Pac-12 South please step forward? Not so fast, USC and Utah.
Pac Mentality Week 12: Down goes Arizona State
Vince Marotta | November 16, 2014 6:05 pm
There has been a lot of talk about championships at Arizona State when it comes to football in recent weeks.
Pac Mentality Week 11: Another statement win for Arizona State, Oregon Ducks clinch North
Vince Marotta | November 9, 2014 6:14 pm
News and notes from Week 11 in the Pac-12.
Pac Mentality Week 10: Oregon Ducks navigate the Stanford hurdle
Vince Marotta | November 3, 2014 4:10 am
There is very little doubt that the Oregon Ducks are superior to the Stanford Cardinal in 2014 in terms of talent. Then again, you could […]
Dry heat and football, that’s what Arizona does!
Vince Marotta | October 29, 2014 4:20 pm
Remember the flag football scene in Wedding Crashers? After Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson crash the wedding of Senator Cleary’s daughter, they score an invite […]
Pac Mentality Week 9: Utah Utes announce themselves as contenders
Vince Marotta | October 26, 2014 4:49 pm
The Utes are for real. Even those who were impressed by what Kyle Whittingham’s team had done before Saturday (myself included) were a little wary […]
It’s a good time to be a football fan in the Valley right now
Vince Marotta | October 22, 2014 4:33 pm
I hate to do it, but I’m going to steal a phrase from San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh. “Who’s got it better than […]
Pac Mentality Week 8: Home teams bounce back…for the most part
Vince Marotta | October 19, 2014 6:58 pm
Pac-12 road teams were 14-4 in conference games on the season, but home teams actually had the upper hand in Week 8, going 3-2. We […]
Arizona State Sun Devils’ ‘mature’ win over Stanford the best in the Todd Graham era
Vince Marotta | October 19, 2014 7:46 am
TEMPE, Ariz. — Well, that appeared to be easy. The 17th-ranked Arizona State Sun Devils dominated all three phases of the game in beating the […]
Pac Mentality Week 6: I don’t believe what we just saw!
Vince Marotta | October 5, 2014 9:51 pm
It didn’t take me long to figure out Week 6 was going to be a weird one in the Pac-12 and the rest of college […]
Pac Mentality Week 5: It’s not all about the offenses
Vince Marotta | September 28, 2014 6:34 pm
Week 5 in the Pac-12 was a strange mixture of explosive offense and smothering defense.
Six Points: A lot of bad and a little bit of good in Arizona State Sun Devils’ loss to UCLA
Vince Marotta | September 26, 2014 4:35 pm
TEMPE, Ariz. — Hours before kickoff, somebody scrawled “UCLA” on the black pitchfork midfield logo at Sun Devil Stadium. Talk about a harbinger of things […]
Pac Mentality Week 4: A comeback for the ages in Tucson
Vince Marotta | September 21, 2014 5:58 pm
I can only imagine how many Arizona Wildcats fans shuffled off to bed during the fourth quarter of Saturday night’s Pac-12 opener against Cal.