Washington Huskies blogger Q points out the 2011 Valero Alamo Bowl was one for the highlight reels. The Huskies and Bears went back and forth in one of the most entertaining football games ever. Now because of it Steve Sarkisian and the UW Huskies have fired EX defensive coordinator Nick Holt. He’s been replaced with two Tennessee coaches. Justin Wilcox and Peter Sirmon.
Husky insider Brandon Choate brings us breaking news of possible coaching changes at the University of Washington. Breaking reports are telling us Husky football defensive coordinator Nick Holt and safeties coach Jeff Mills have been let go by the university after a dismal defensive showing in the 2011 season.
Sad news today from Jason Green our Seattle Mariners blogger. Mariners’ outfielder Greg Halman has been fatally stabbed early Monday in Holland. He was stabbed in the city of Rotterdam and his brother has been arrested by the Dutch police as a suspect. Halman was a 6’4″ outfielder that hit .230 with 2 HR and 6 RBI in 35 games for the Mariners last season.
The Seattle Seahawks injury report is adding some players this week. The Seattle Times is reporting rookie first round draft pick and starting right tackle James Carpenter had to leave Seahawks practice with a reported knee injury. Last week starting rookie right guard John Moffitt suffered a season-ending knee injury.
Mariners blogger Danny Ferguson brings us some Seattle Mariners breaking news today. Today the M’s bid fair well to veteran closer David Aardsma. Aardsma has indicated that he would be interested in playing for the Mariners again in the future, but is excited to see what opportunities are ahead of him in the MLB.