Football

Teammates rave about Tate's leadership skills

No football statistic may be more telling of Khalil Tate’s importance to his team than the fact Tate was second in the Pac-12 Conference in both passing efficiency — besting two top 10 NFL Draft picks in Sam Darnold and Josh Rosen — and in yards-per-rush, which topped Heisman runner-up Bryce Love.  Read more

The Daily Wildcat 2018 Football Guide

In this Daily Wildcat special edition, we give you the information you should know heading into football season at the University of Arizona. Read all about this year's team, get to know the 2018 coaching staff, check out their game schedule and find out what our football reporters predict for the upcoming season.  Read more

The ‘Real Deal?’ Tate aims to thrill again

This all wouldn’t have happened if Rich Rodriguez stuck to his experienced quarterback in Dawkins and made changes elsewhere. The smallest decisions can cause the greatest shifts in life, and Arizona’s football program is the poster boy for that.   Read more

Coaches Corner: Meet the 2018 football coaching staff

Arizona football’s coaching staff has been set since January. When Kevin Sumlin was hired to replace Rich Rodriguez, it was expected there would be a change of culture. Although the successes or failures of the team weigh heaviest on Sumlin, there still needs to be accountability at each level; Arizona’s assistant coaches play as significant a role in shaping the young men and defining the narrative of the program. For those who haven’t gotten to know the new (and old) Wildcat coaches ahead of the 2018 season, this can serve as a helpful guide.   Read more

Marcel Yates hoping third year is the charm

 Despite this, there is a growing sense of optimism in the program that the Wildcat defense will be able to hold their own this year. Year three under defensive coordinator Marcel Yates could turn out to be the most encouraging one yet.  Read more