Pac-12 Football: The Year of the Quarterback Part 3

Pac-12 Quarterback Connor Halliday

Part 3 of my quarterback grouping includes two quarterbacks who will throw the ball more than Cesar Millan, the dog whisperer, on an animal planet fetch marathon. The other quarterback who checks into the third group is one of two newcomers […]

Mike Leach and Staff Deserve Pay Increase Given By Washington State

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After leading the Washington State Cougars to their first bowl game in 10 years, head coach Mike Leach and his staff were rewarded with raises. Leach reportedly will see an increase of $500,000, boosting his salary to $2.75 million per year. The assistant coaches for Leach will also share […]

Tyler Bruggman Transfer a Huge Blow to QB Depth for Washington State Cougars

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When Tyler Bruggman signed with the Washington State Cougars back in 2013, it was a major recruiting victory for Mike Leach as he appeared to have found his quarterback to take the Air Raid to new heights in Pullman. But […]

Kache Palacio Player to Watch for Washington State Cougars in 2014

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Mike Leach continues to build the Washington State Cougars into his kind of team in Pullman as he enters his third season at the helm in 2014. While the spotlight usually targets the offense and their gun-slinging ways, the key […]

Rant Sports College Football Rankings: No. 60 Washington State Cougars

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Signs of improvement are key when attempting to rebuild a program, and after only winning three games his first season in Pullman, WA, head coach Mike Leach led the Washington State Cougars to a 6-7 in 2013 and a berth […]

Connor Halliday Poised for Huge Season with Washington State Cougars in 2014

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Mike Leach has a reputation for creating prolific offenses with huge stats for strong-armed quarterbacks. Since taking over the Washington State Cougars, he has been building things up gradually on the offensive side of the ball and showed flashes of […]

Vince Mayle Will Be Major Difference Maker for Washington State Cougars in 2014

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Last season, the Washington State Cougars stumbled onto a fantastic playmaker in wide receiver Vince Mayle. The big-bodied receiver came to Pullman with just one year of experience playing receiver and ended up as one of the team’s best options […]

Xavier Cooper Darkhorse for Pac-12 DPOY in 2014 with Washington State Cougars

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Mike Leach is many things but a defensive guru he is not. Many times, his teams must win despite their defense with his patented Air Raid style on offense. His philosophy has continued to be with the Washington State Cougars […]

Washington State Cougars Must Deal with Arrest of WR Gabe Marks

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You know it’s the offseason when college football players start getting into trouble with the law. Every year it seems that young men with too much time on their hands during the lull of the year when they aren’t in […]

College Football Recruiting: Washington State Flips Potential Stud Jalen Canty

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The Washington State Cougars are coming along ahead of schedule under Mike Leach as they went to their first bowl game in 10 years last season. That success on the field has paid dividends on the recruiting trail as WSU […]

Will Minnesota Golden Gophers’ Bowl Woes Continue in 2014?

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As the Minnesota Golden Gophers and head coach Jerry Kill prepare for what they assume will be warmer weather when they arrive in Houston for the Texas Bowl, there are undoubtedly many things on their minds. It would be a […]

Oklahoma State Proves Worthy of Big 12 Contender Status with Statement Win Over Texas Tech

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As if you would expect anything different from two Big 12 teams known for putting up mountains of offensive statistics, the Texas Tech Red Raiders and Oklahoma State Cowboys certainly lived up to the conference’s high-scoring reputation on Saturday night. […]