NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brandon Choate brings us his first mock draft of 2014. With his pre-combine mock draft, Brandon has the team selecting TE Austin Seferian-Jenkins with the team’s first pick as well as picking up offensive line help in Anthony Steen and John Urschel as well as a new receiver in Donte Moncrief.
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.
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.
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.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies’ football blogger Chris Hall talks about what to expect when the Huskies host Boise State for their opening game of 2013. Whiel expectations for both teams are quite lofty for the next year, the first game of the season will undoubtedly prove at least some of each team’s worth. The Huskies will have a tough task ahead of them, but a helpful home crowd and Keith Price & Bishop Sankey should help to alleviate some pressure for the Dawgs.
NWSB Insider and Washington Husky Blogger Chris Hall gives us his five unorthodox predictions heading into the 2013 college football season. Washington is due for a win against Oregon, as well as an eight-win season. John Ross and Damore’ea Stringfellow are boudn to succeed in their freshman seasons. Deontae Cooper Dwayne Washington will step up alongside Bishop Sankey.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies Blogger James Crabtree-Hannigan breaks down UW’s biggest question mark entering the 2013 college football season: Keith Price. At Pac-12 Media Day, Price stated, “”I have a lot to prove to myself and a lot to prove to you guys…” With players such as Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Bishop Sankey around him — not to mention a more inexperienced O-line, there’s no reason for him to fall back on his word.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies’ blogger Chris Hall talks about five players/positional units that he loves to hate on the UW football team. Standouts Keith Price and Austin Seferian-Jenkins make this list because of the way they thrill at times but disappoint at others. Finding their way onto the list are also the Huskies’ offensive and defensive lines, units that have a ton of potential but consistently under perform. Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Keith Price are mentioned.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies Blogger Chris Hall gives us his power ranking of the last five UW football teams. Between 2008 and 2012, the team has seen everything from an 0-12 season to back-to-back victories over the USC Trojans. Jake Locker, Keith Price, Bishop Sankey, Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Kasen Williams and Chris Polk have all been along for the ride.
NWSB Insider and University of Washington Huskies Blogger Chris Hall brings up the interesting topic of the two-sport star at the University of Washington. With the commitment of upcoming two-sport star Jalen Canty, Chris takes a trip down memory lane about past success stories of Huskies two-sports stars. Of course the two that come to mind are ASJ and Nate Robinson, but there are a few more names worth noting on Chris’ list.
NWSB Insider and University of Washington Huskies Blogger Chris Hall breaks down which UW players will enter 2013 underrated. We all know who the stars are: Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Shaq Thompson, Keith Price Bishop Sankey and Kasen Williams will grab the headlines. But guys like Travis Feeney, DiAndre Campbell, Dexter Charles, Danny Shelton and John Timu deserve recognition as well.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies Blogger Chris Hall gives us his thoughts on the Annual Spring Game. The spring game matters because it’s the first live football fans of a team have seen for months, and will see for quite a while. Despite the small sample size and unrealistic conditions of a spring game, Husky Nation likely came out cautiously excited. Bishop Sankey, Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Keith Price, Kasen WIlliams, and a number of other offensive starters sat out large portions.