Sean Mannion

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Oregon State quarterback Sean Mannion joins Mike Yam and Rick Neuheisel on the Pac-12 Networks Football Podcast to talk about his Heisman candidacy, how he and wide receiver Brandin Cooks coincidentally run into one another at local restaurants regularly (talk about a synced quarterback and wide receiver relationship) and what the Beavs are doing to gear up for their big matchup against Stanford Saturday, Oct. 26 at 7:30 p.m.

Moments to listen for:

  • 2:10 Following Rick’s season-long campaign to get Mike to take his earbuds out and talk to someone on the bus, Mike finally shares his first encounter with an elderly Chinese woman.

  • Mike shows off his language skills and counts to ten in Italian.

  • 8:50 Rick tells us his thoughts about how the Stanford at Oregon State matchup could play out and what different outcomes could mean for each team in the national conversation.

  • Rick shares what he thinks is the biggest issue facing the boys in Corvallis: posing a running threat.

  • 16:00 - 27:00  Sean Mannion joins the show to discuss everything from what he would feel if he were to win the Heisman to his current dating status. It's a must listen segment. 

  • 27:40 Rick and Mike recount their running excursion during their Pac-12 Training Camp Tour this past summer in Oregon and the mental toughness trick Rick played on Mike by not letting him know how much longer their run would be.

  • 30:00 Rick analyzes how speed will play a factor in the UCLA at Oregon matchup Saturday, Oct. 26 at 4 p.m.

  • 36:10 Mike tells listeners they MUST check out Rick's Pac-12 Networks talent bio video to see some priceless photos from the archives.




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