Beavers Set to Finally Play Season Opener, Host No. 13 Wisconsin
The Beavers knock off USC and the Trojans' 27-game win streak.
The four-year letterman started 13 games.
The former Beaver center played guard for the Colts in the Super Bowl.
Beavers practice indoors at Truax.
Alan Darlin is in his second year as a graduate assistant coach after serving in a volunteer role following a successful playing career as a middle linebacker for the Beavers.
Darlin lettered from 2004-07, helping
The speech communication graduate was a SuperPrep All-American as a senior at Laguna Creek High School in California. He lettered three years in football as a linebacker and fullback, and played baseball and track.
Darlin served as an undergrad assistant for OSU in 2008 and as a volunteer in 2009. He also played for Monchengladbach Mavericks of the German Football League in 2009, leading the team to the league title with a 14-0 record.