Topic: Arthur Brown

Kansas State to Oregon: We’re not so different, you and I

By on Monday, Dec. 31 at 3:29 pm.

PHOENIX — It’s easy to turn this year’s Fiesta Bowl into a simplified battle of new-school versus old-school. From the uniforms to the playbook, everything about Oregon screams innovation. Kansas State, on the other hand, thrives on tradition and convention. But ending the analysis between the teams there could be dangerously lazy, according to Wildcats […]

Countdown to the Fiesta Bowl: Grading Oregon’s, Kansas State’s linebackers

By on Friday, Dec. 21 at 3:31 pm.

In the days leading up to the 2012 Fiesta Bowl, the Emerald will take a position-by-position look at Oregon and Kansas State, determining which team has the edge going into the BCS showdown on Jan. 3. Oregon — The heart of Oregon’s defense is two-sided. All year long, linebackers Michael Clay and Kiko Alonso have battled […]