Oregon State's Joe Burton was honored in an emotional ceremony in front of his home crowd before Saturday's game against Cal. To celebrate Joe on Senior Day, the Beavers wore special turquoise Nike N7 campaign jerseys that support his Native American heritage. Here's the emotional moment between coach Craig Robinson and his first recruit:
After a few notable appearances in front of the media and on the field during day one, it was a relatively quiet Saturday for former Pac-12 players at the NFL Combine. That doesn't mean they didn't leave an impression however, as day two marked the conclusion of on-field workouts for offensive linemen, tight end and specialists.
A few news and notes from Saturday's session at Lucas Oil Stadium:
The fall season may have wound down a couple months ago, but it lives on for the Pac-12 Networks.
The networks have launched a “12 Best” series that consists of six episodes that review the fall of 2012. The series continues Monday night with “The 12 Best Men’s Soccer Matches of 2012” at 7 p.m.
It was a bustling Friday afternoon around Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis despite the fact that the NFL offseason is only a few weeks old. That, of course, means only one thing: the NFL Combine is under way. Though interviews, weigh-ins, medical tests and a number of other things had started two days earlier, workouts officially began Friday with offensive linemen and tight ends doing the bench press.
With the "Harlem Shake" being all the craze in the Pac-12, Pac-12 Networks host Mike Yam chatted with Colorado men's basketball coach Tad Boyle to discuss the story behind the "Mills Shake." He also provides insight into his son's dance performances at games. Video: