NWSB Insider Dave B brings us another Northwest Athlete Profile of a hometown hero in Seattle. Marques Tuiasosopo was a leader and a champion as a Washington Huskies quarterback before entering the NFL with the Oakland Raiders. While his NFL career didn’t pan out, Tui immediately went to work to give back with his alma mater Washington. Soon after, he landed at UCLA as a specialty coach.
Huskies beat blogger KShell reports on Washington Huskies. This past weekend the UW Huskies defeated the Arizona Wildcats 42-31 in a wild game which featured one of the greatest individual games in Husky history. Chris Polk rushed for 144 YDS + 4 TD, and had 100 YDS receiving and 1 TD…
KShell flashes back to the year 2000 for the epic UW Huskies vs. Colorado Buffaloes matchup. This game proved to be closer than most had expected as the Huskies would have to rally for the first of many fourth quarter comebacks. Marques Tuiasosopo, Willie Hurst, Paul Arnold, Larry Tripplett, Rick Neuheisel are just some of the names to remember.
Listen up Washington Huskies fans, we’ve got a good read here for you. Fun take by Brandon Choate as he weighs in with his top five Husky quarterbacks in the great history of Washington football. Warren Moon, Brock Huard, Mark Brunell, Marquis Tuiasosopo are all mentioned.