Scout Premium Content

Beavs pack on the poundage

DOMINIC GLOVER, ABOUT 34 POUNDS AGO

THE WORD "undersized" has been used regularly this offseason in regard to some OSU position groups. But a comparison of last year's roster weights to the new 2011 roster just released says that topic needs to be revisited. A d-tackle who packed on 34 pounds? A number of receivers putting on 10-plus? An OL starter who's added 18 pounds? A DE who checks in 25 pounds heavier? Yep. All that and more…

Just to note a few of the notable gainers, Dominic Glover went from a 245 pound defensive end to a 279 pound inside presence. That's 34 pounds on a 6-2 frame. Holy Crikey. The two deeps at middle linebacker are knocking on the door of the 500-pound club. Starter Feti Unga weighs 243, up 13 pounds from 230 of last year, while Tony Wilson checks in at 246, up from 231 pounds in 2010. Rueben...

BeaverFootball.com Recommended Stories


  • THE ISAAC SEUMALO WATCH began in the spring after he broke his foot this past December in the Hawaii Bowl. Then it continued all the way through fall camp. As the regular season began and the weeks…

  • REDSHIRT FRESHMAN SAFETY Justin Strong remains listed as the No. 2 strong safety on the depth chart. But it’s hard to imagine Beaver fans won't see a good deal of him at Stanford based on his…

  • SAN FRANCISCO -- Some quick hit comments from Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott on the state of the Pac-12 and some new initiatives that are coming this men's basketball season, including an update on…

  • Every week, Fantasy Football Expert Jeb Gorham digs in his list of rankings to find the best sleepers for deeper formats. Consider giving these players a chance, but be aware of the risk! Tampa Bay…

  • Check out this classic video of Dan Larson battling an acrobatic sailfish on a trip to the world-famous Tropic Star Lodge in Panama.

Up Next


Tweets