Week 1 College football preview: Washington St. vs. BYU Cougars matchup

Mike Leach

Our Washington State Cougars insider Britton Ransford weighs in on this week’s football matchup against the BYU Cougars in NCAA football week 1 action. He feels Jeff Tuel should be able to run the new look Mike Leach offense with enough success to put the required points on the board to win the game. Big question though is can the defense make enough stops to give the Cougars of Washington State the win?

Know your enemy: 2012 NFC West draft report

AJ Jenkins, San Francisco 49ers

NWSB Insider Matt Church brings us his draft analysis from around the NFC West. Sure, we all know what the Seattle Seahawks did in the draft, but do we know how our competition is going to look next year? We do now after Matt broke it down for us here! He reviews the 49ers, Cardinals, and Rams 2012 NFL draft picks, Michael Floyd, Michael Brockers, and A.J. Jenkins the top picks.

Vancouver Whitecaps surprise in pre-season championship

Whitecaps FC

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us on the final weekend of preseason action the Vancouver Whitecaps FC defeated Canadian rivals Toronto FC 1-0 in Saturday’s championship final at the 2012 Disney Pro Soccer Classic. With MLS First Kick at BC Place now a week away, Rennie played an experienced line-up in a 4-4-2 formation, Darren Mattocks and Eric Hassli were great.

Vancouver Whitecaps vs. University of Victoria Vikes Match Report

UVIC vs. Vancouver Whitecaps

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac brings us a match recap on the Whitecaps vs. University of Victoria exhibition soccer match today in Victoria British Columbia. Vancouver had some bright moments overall with a limited line-up, but was ultimately disappointing in this latest exhibition. Omar Salgado and Darren Mattocks kicked off the game for the Whitecaps at forward.

Is Barry Robson the answer to the Whitecaps midfield woes?

Barry Robson Whitecaps

NWSB Insider and Vancouver Whitecaps blogger C-Mac tells us Martin Rennie moved to acquire fellow Scot Barry Robson from Middlesbrough in the English Championship league, problem is the official season for the ‘Caps kicks off on March 10th, a full four months before Barry Robson’s arrival, and the team could well be out of the playoff picture by then.

2012 MLS Preview: Vancouver Whitecaps fearless season predictions

Eric Hassli

NWSB MLS Insider C-Mac brings us his 2012 predictions for the Vancouver Whitecaps today. 2012 holds no major trophies. No amount of flashy ornaments up front will cure that ill, and so dreams of winning their first MLS title are still officially on hold. Who gets the playing time is the biggest question. Davide Chiumiento, Eric Hassli, Camilo Sanvezzo, Atiba Harris, and Omar Salgado are ready.

2012 MLS Preview: Seattle Sounders FC fearless season predictions

Fredy Montero

NWSB MLS Insider Clinton Bell brings us his 2012 predictions for the Seattle Sounders today. The midfield will be anchored by yet another stellar year by the best mid in all of the MLS, Osvaldo Alonso. Let’s hope that a healthy Steve Zakuani, and O’Brian White can come back and contribute what they are known for this season. Once again he predicts the Sounders to win the Cascadia Cup.

2011/12 Portland Winterhawks Season Preview

WHL Season Previews - Portland Winterhawks

Our man Aidan Chafe will be following the WHL for us all season long. Today he weighs in with his 2011/12 Portland Winterhawks season preview…

2011/2012 Victoria Royals Season Preview

WHL Season Previews - Victoria Royals

Our man Aidan Chafe will be following the WHL for us all season long. Today he weighs in with his 2011/12 Victoria Royals season preview…

2011/2012 Seattle Thunderbirds Season Preview

WHL Season Previews - Seattle Thunderbirds

Our man Aidan Chafe will be following the WHL for us all season long. Today he weighs in with his 2011/12 Seattle Thunderbirds season preview…

2011/2012 Vancouver Giants Season Preview

WHL Season Previews - Vancouver Giants

Our man Aidan Chafe will be following the WHL for us all season long. Today he weighs in with his 2011/12 Vancouver Giants season preview…

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