Paul Richardson is the big name when it comes to CU football, but as good as he has been, the guy throwing him the ball deserves some credit as well.
The CSU Rams are 0-2 for the first time under head coach Jim McElwain, but rather than dwell on the losses, the Rams are looking to wipe the slate clean.
The CU Buffs made big plays on defense and Paul Richardson once again exploded for 200 receiving yards as the team improved to 2-0.
The CU Buffs won their second straight game Saturday, doubling the win total from 2012, with a 38-24 win over Central Arkansas in Boulder.
After falling to the CU Buffs at the Rocky mountain Showdown, the CSU Rams have to move on and prepare to take on Tulsa.
The CU Buffs looked like an organized football team during their 41-27 win over the CSU Rams, but return a complete return to glory is still years away.
CU head coach Mike MacIntyre made a splash in his debut for the Buffs, restoring confidence to a program in dire need of it.
In his debut for the Buffs, Mike MacIntyre guided CU to a 41-27 win over Colorado State in the Rocky Mountain Showdown at Sports Authority Field.
CU beat writer Scott Annis and CSU beat writer Quentin Sickafoose weigh in with their final predictions for this year’s Rocky Mountain Showdown.
Colorado State is often the underdog for the when playing CU and history shows that upsetting the Buffs doesn’t always turn into season-long success.