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1-11, 6th in MW - West
Derek Carr was confident far before his NFL success (3:17)

Adam Rittenberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Jeff Tedford was always the favorite to land the Fresno State job, but the school also interviewed Oakland Raiders defensive line coach Jethro Franklin for the job, a source said. Franklin played at Fresno State and spent eight seasons as the Bulldogs' defensive line coach at the start of his career.

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Champ. Drive: Can Tedford Turn Fresno Around?

Ivan Maisel, Adam Rittenberg and Doug Kezirian discuss the reports that Jeff Tedford will be the next head coach at Fresno State and wonder if he's the right man for the job.

Ted Miller ESPN Staff Writer 

Fresno State tapped Jeff Tedford to replace Tim DeRuyter -- as 1st reported by the Fresno Bee -- knowing he's emotionally connected to the school as a former Bulldogs QB and that he knows how to rebuild a program quickly. Tedford, 55, took over a California team that went 1-10 in 2001 and went 7-5 the following season. Almost immediately thereafter, Cal became a Pac-10 and national contender. Things faded over his final four seasons, including a dreary 3-9 mark in 2012, but Tedford's work since then in the NFL, CFL and as an offensive analyst under Washington coach Chris Petersen means he's probably added some new tools to his kit.


Colorado State blanks Fresno State 37-0

Nick Stevens passed for 237 yards and two touchdowns, Izzy Mathews rushed for two scores, and Colorado State recorded its first shutout since 1997 on Saturday with a 37-0 win over Fresno State.


Worthman strikes again

Air Force QB Arion Worthman keeps the ball and runs four yards for his second rushing TD of the night. Air Force gets a 31-21 win over Fresno State.

Team Stats

Passing Yards213.186th
Rushing Yards116.2120th
Points For19.4122nd
Points Against30.985th