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The very early look at OSU's opener vs. EWU

The very early look at OSU's opener vs. EWU

THIS ISN'T A great season opener for Oregon State. Eastern Washington is an FCS school and there isn't much credence given to FCS schools by the media and fans -- the Beavs, likely to be a preseason Top 25 team, will be expected to roll. The problem is, EWU has come within an eyelash of a Pac-12 upset the past two years and it looks like they're again going to be a very good football team in 2013.

Eastern Washington finished up last year ranked No. 4 in the FCS. They barely lost to Washington State 24-20 in 2012 and the year before, they all but pulled off the upset against UW in a 30-27 loss. In both games, the Husky game in particular, they decisively won the total yards battle -- (EWU 469 – WSU 355); (EWU 504 – UW 250). And if you're still not convinced, consider that 69 Eagles since...

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