NWSB Insider and Washington State Cougars blogger Jordin Ereth gives us five good reasons why Mike Leach was the right choice to turn around the bottom feeder Washington State Cougar football program. First off, his track record speaks for itself. 10 straigh years with a bowl appearence at Texas Tech. The Cougars have only been to ten in the last century! The Texas pipeline will open up new opportunities for the Cougs as well.
NWSB Insider and Washington State Cougars blogger Britton Ransford reports on the Cougs NCAA football preaseason award lists as released by various committee’s. Possible Heisman trophy, Maxwell, Biletnikoff, and Butkis Award candidates? Here you go. Andrew Furney, Jeff Tuel, Connor Halliday, Marquess Wilson, Travis Long are the Cougars nominated in 2012. Here’s a breakdown of the players, and what their awards chances are.
NWSB Insider and Washington St. Cougars blogger Insider Steve tells us the events leading up to the dismissal of Cougars linebacker C.J. Mizell, and now with the arrest of long-snapper Zach Koepp were just bad mistakes. He was expecting this to happen from the moment when former Cougars head football coach Paul Wulff was calling Mizell a “good guy”.
Insider Steve reports Mike Leach of Texas Tech will be the lead candidate as Head Coach of Washington State when Paul Wulff is fired. Without a doubt a hiring of Mike Leach would come with not only heavy baggage of his past indiscretions, but also intense criticism from the loyal Cougar fan base who are worried about WSU
Insider Steve our Washington State Cougars blogger weighs in with his thoughts on the coaching future of current Cougs HC Paul Wulff. Bill Moos has a tough desision to make. Moos understands better then most the positive gains Wulff has contributed to this football team. Recruiting has been a strength. Conner Halliday, Austin Apodaca for example.
Insider Steve our man with his pulse on the Washington State Cougars sports beat is back to tell us about WSU freshman QB Connor Halliday. He breaks down the 5 good reasons why Halliday is not a one game phenom, starting with athletic ability, which is nothing new when it comes to QB’s.
Insider Steve brings us a Washington State Cougars football blog post and player profile on quarterback Austin Apodaca. The journey to Washington State began two seasons ago as a sophomore at Silver Creek High School in Longmont Colorado.
Washington State has lost 4 straight games to Oregon but that won’t stop backup WSU Cougars QB Marshall Lobbestael from being ready for Saturday. Jeff Tuel re-injured his left shoulder in the loss to OSU Saturday so Lobbestael will get his third start of the season.
Insider Steve our Washington St. Cougars beat blogger does not believe the WSU fan base is divided, but he does believe that they have a vast difference of opinion when it comes to Paul Wulff’s coaching present and future. Fact of the matter is he is recruiting at the same level as former head coach Bill Doba…