by Shane Dale
Confirmed by multiple surveys, the Arizona vs. Arizona State rivalry is the most intense college football rivalry in the United States. The “Duel in the Desert” has no competition when it comes to rivalry intensity.
Surveying six years of the Graham/Rodriguez eras from 2012-2017, Rich Rod vs. Graham is a must-read for any Arizona or ASU fan. Using new stories and behind-the-scenes peeks into the players’, coaches’, and fans’ lives and experiences, Shane Dale offers an intimate review of recent rivalry history.