Weekend Recap: Monday Morning Links

USC fans updated the parking lot at The Coliseum after Washington State beat the Trojans.

This weekend had been glowing on the horizon since last winter. College football might have opened a week earlier, but there’s not much to get excited about when you know the Ducks are going to win by 70.

The first full slate of NFL games kicked off yesterday morning. Indeed, after four grueling weeks of meaningless pre-season “games,” it was refreshing to actually watch the starters take the field — even if our neighbors to the north barely squeaked out of Carolina.

Here’s the weekend roundup of everybody else:

Check out all of Payton’s speech as the Hall of Fame inducted The Glove:


Jake Donahue
Jake Donahue is more of a Ron Burgundy than he is a Ben Simmons. He does have a background in journalism, sports writing and marketing, though. And he owns the Donahue Media Group, a local web design and project management company, as well as a real estate marketing firm, Portland Picture. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, he grew up a Mariner fan before launching his own Little League coaching career.