Mike Leach Committed to Connor Halliday as Quarterback of Washington State Cougars

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The Washington State Cougars have started the season 1-1 following close, physical games with the Auburn Tigers and USC Trojans. You could argue that the team should be 2-0 after numerous chances to rally past Auburn late in their 31-24 […]

Spring Practice Opens With Quarterback Competition for Washington State Cougars

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The Washington State Cougars open spring practice today and they have plenty of questions to answer following a disastrous 3-9 (1-8 Pac 12)campaign in 2012. The biggest among them, however, is who will be under center next season? Will Connor […]

Connor Halliday Must Impress In Spring Practice To Be Starting Quarterback For Washington State Cougars

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With Jeff Tuel abandoning his quest for a fifth year of eligibility, the starting quarterback job of the Washington State Cougars would appear to transition smoothly to Connor Halliday. However, nothing is a given in a Mike Leach offense, and Halliday […]

Jeff Tuel declares for the NFL Draft

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    Washington State Cougars quarterback Jeff Tuel has decided to enter the NFL Draft. Tuel, who is a senior, was in the middle of a petitioning the NCAA to give him a fifth year of eligibility. Tuel and the […]

Mike Leach: Jeff Tuel Is Grrrrrreat…But May Not Start Saturday


When Mike Leach was hired as the new head coach for the Washington State Cougars, the one thing we were assured of was great quotes. The exciting brand of football has taken a bit longer to come along on the […]

NFL Draft: Prospect Recap – Washington State vs. BYU


Note: Only seniors are being observed at this point Washington State I didn’t get too far in this game, but I saw enough from some guys to get a strong opinion. Washington State QB Jeff Tuel did not impress me […]

Pac-12 Football: What to Watch in Week One


The 2012 Pac-12 football season gets underway Thursday night when Washington State travels to BYU in a battle of the Cougars, pitting new WSU coach Mike Leach against his alma mater. On paper, it looks like the toughest test a […]

Ranking This Year’s Pac-12 Quarterbacks


USC Trojans quarterback Matt Barkley is a Sports Illustrated cover boy and one of the most recognizable figures in college football, but the rest of the Pac-12 quarterbacks are relatively unknown. Six teams have brand new starters, and several returning quarterbacks didn’t […]

Washington State Cougars Football: Fall Camp Preview

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The Pac-12 saw a rush of new big-name head coaches hired into the conference, but few names made a bigger splash than Mike Leach with the Washington State Cougars. WSU has been down over the last several years, making their […]

Mike Leach Ready To Electrify Pullman

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SEATTLE (WA)– This last week has been by far the most attention that Washington State University and Pullman has received in over a decade. The reason–Mike Leach. Leach agreed to terms on a five year contract that will pay him $2.25 […]

Report: Washington State Hires Mike Leach As Head Coach

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  Just one day after firing Paul Wulff Washington State athletic director Bill Moos named his new head coach Wednesday; Mike Leach. The former Texas Tech head coach and CBS Sports analyst will now be handed the task of getting Washington […]