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Kirk Herbstreit breaks down the UW / Stanford game plan breakdown

This is pretty cool, Husky fans. If you watch lots of college football, especially College Gameday, you should know who Kirk Herbstreit is. He breaks down this weekend’s game against Stanford. Check out the ESPN Video here. Game Plan Breakdown ESPN Video: Kirk Herbstreit previews Saturday’s showdown between Washington and Stanford. Follow NWSB on […]

Sark to USC? Don’t bet on it

Sark To USC? Husky fans, Steve Sarkisian addressed any USC rumors with the team after the dismissal of Lane Kiffin. You missed the news? USC fired Lane Kiffin in the middle of the night after his team lost its 7th of the past 11 games. Check this out. What do you think? “We’re focused on […]

Arizona vs. Washington Preview

Matchup Insight Washington is looking for its first 4-0 start since 2001 and to further stake its claim as a conference title contender when it hosts Arizona in Saturday’s Pac-12 opener for both. The No. 20 Huskies have topped 500 total yards in each of their first three games and now face a stern test […]

Highlights: Idaho State vs. Washington

Game Rewind Idaho State vs. UW Highlights Keith Price passed for three touchdowns and rushed for another in one half of play as the host Huskies routed the FCS Bengals. Washington (3-0) scored three touchdowns in each of the first two quarters and finished with 680 offensive yards while winning its opening three games for […]

Sark’s Monday presser analysis & video link

Bow Down! Some notes and words today from Sark’s presser. UW’s Sarkisian ‘not hitting the panic button’ with red-zone issues Full news conference video from the TNT’s Todd Dybas Highlights from Steve Sarkisian‘s weekly Monday press conference today: (opening statement) Just to recap the Illinois game, I was proud of our guys that we […]

Bishop Sankey leading rusher in the nation

#UDub Husky fans…Bishop Sankey is leading the nation in rushing. Do you remember the last time a Dawg was #1 in rushing? Good read by Adam Jude at the Sea-Times. “The unassuming junior set career highs with 208 yards on 35 carries, plus two touchdowns, in the Huskies’ nonconference college football victory over Illinois in […]

A list of Huskies currently in the NFL….

Husky fans, check this list out Do you recognize them all?? Jake Locker, Desmond Trufant, Chris Polk headline list of former Huskies in NFL With the NFL kicking off its first Sunday of the season today, here’s a look at former Huskies who are opening the season on an active NFL roster, per […]

What can we expect when the Huskies face Illinois?

NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies Blogger Chris Hall gives us five things to look forward to in UW’s Week 3 matchup with the Illinois Fighting Illini. First and foremost, keep an eye on Austin Seferian-Jenkins in his return game from suspension. But while ASJ will make his mark, as well as Bishop Sankey and Kasen Williams, look for Jaydon Mickens and Dwayne Washington to potentially get involved. The UW defense will be tested by Nathan Scheelhaase, and this should be a hard-fought battle on both sides.

Playmakers stepping up for the Washington Huskies

NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies blogger Chris Hall brings us a list of playmakers who stepped up against Boise State and should raise their profiles this season. Wide Receivers John Ross, Dwayne Washington, Jaydon Mickens. A home run threat every time he catches the ball, every team this year will be mindful of Mickens from now on. Lets not forget TE Josh Perkins also made the list after his solid performance.

*My* 5 favorite things about the new Husky Stadium

NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies blogger Brandon Choate brings us 5 things he loves about new Husky Stadium. The Huskies renovated the stadium to make the concourses wider and the bleacher seats became personal seats. The closer proximity to the field allows games to be extra loud and tradition continues with the scenic views and the siren, Enjoy Keith Price this year in Seattle folks. Because you know he’s enjoying the stadium.

Bye Week Blues 2013: Washington Husky edition

NWSB Insider and Washington Husky blogger Brandon Choate brings us his first edition of bye week blues for the 2013 season. Despite a second week bye, there are lots the Huskies need to work on and keep an eye on. Their new uptempo offense could be a blessing or a burden despite their depth while they need to watch out for trap games.

Washington 38-6 over Boise State: Week 1 game balls

NWSB Insider and Washington Husky blogger Brandon Choate brings us his game balls for the Husky victory over Boise State. Keith Price, Bishop Sankey and Jaydon Mickens all earned offensive game balls for their performance while John Timu, Shaq Thompson and Danny Shelton got them on the defensive side of the ball. When all was said and done, Price was 23 of 31 for 324 yards, 2 touchdowns and an INT.
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