SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Arizona State has quietly emerged as the top defensive team in the Pac-12.
The 18th-ranked Sun Devils (5-1, 3-0 Pac-12) head into Saturday’s game at Utah leading the league in several key defensive categories.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Jack Jones stepped in front of the receiver, caught the ball and held it out with one hand. Just before he hit the ground, the Arizona State defensive back caught a glimpse of Deandre Pierce and tossed it to his teammate for a spectacular touchdown.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State picked up one of its biggest wins under coach Herm Edwards last weekend, knocking off then-No. 20 UCLA on the road.
Here are some things to watch this week in the Pac-12 Conference:
GAME OF THE WEEK: Stanford (3-2, 2-1 Pac-12) at No. 22 Arizona State (4-1, 2-0). Both teams are coming off impressive wins. The Cardinal took down No.
PASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Arizona State relied on its rushing attack in its first four games. Jayden Daniels and the passing game propelled the Sun Devils to an upset win over No. 20 UCLA on Saturday night.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — UCLA's Dorian Thompson-Robinson and Arizona State's Jayden Daniels are the top two dual-threat quarterbacks in the Pac-12. They will also be the focal point in a pivotal South Division game at the Rose Bowl on Saturday.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State's offense has had a problem with moving backward. The issue for Colorado is its offense isn't moving much at all.
Saturday's Pac-12 opener offers a shot at redemption for one of them.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State's first half was a stinker and the second half was stellar.
In the aftermath of a surprisingly competitive 37-10 victory over UNLV on Saturday night, the 23rd-ranked Sun Devils chose to focus on the latter.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Coach Herm Edwards wants a better performance this Saturday from No. 23 Arizona State after last weekend's penalty-filled, mistake-riddled outing, even if it still resulted in a lopsided season-opening win.
The Pac-12 opened the season with five ranked teams and was expected to have a competitive race to the conference championship, maybe even get a team into the College Football Playoff for the first time in five years.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State forced a turnover on its opening defensive series and scored a touchdown on the next play.
The offensive linemen, who were supposed to stay on the field for the extra point, began trotting toward the sideline amid the excitement.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State's defense created turnovers, the offense churned out touchdowns on the ground.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona State has one of the Pac-12's best quarterbacks, loads of returning talent and a roster full of players recruited by coach Herm Edwards.
No wonder expectations are higher than they've been in recent memory.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Herm Edwards is off to a successful start in his first stint as a college coach, turning Arizona State into a Pac-12 contender.
TEMPE, Ariz. (AP) — Herm Edwards has changed perceptions about Arizona State football, both with wins on the field and victories on the recruiting trail...
The coaching carousel always churns out fascinating changes, but never more so than this year. Both Florida and Florida State have new coaches, Chip Kelly is back in the college game at UCLA, Arizona State jumped completely outside the box in hiring Herm Edwards and Texas AM bet a whole bunch of money — $75 million to be exact — that Jimbo Fisher will bring championships to College Station.