NWSB Editor and Writer Chris Anderson talks about the reasons to love the rivalry between the Oregon Ducks and the Washington Huskies. Officially beginning in 1900, the rivalry between these two teams (known as the Border War) is rich with hatred and passion that stems all the way back to 1948, when the University of Washington lobbied the University of Montana to vote against the Ducks making an appearance in the Rose Bowl.
NWSB Insider and Pac 12 football blogger Jeff Budke weighs in today with some predictions for the Washington Huskies vs. Oregon Ducks Saturday matchup. He projects the “Black Mamba” De’Anthony Thomas mentions will top 8, and may reach double digits. He also says Chip Kelly will punch a sideline reporter, Steve Sarkisian will fire a member of his coaching staff mid-game, and it will rain Saturday. Enjoy the game folks.
Brand new NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies football blogger Chris Hall breaks down the Stanford vs. UW 2012 Week 5 matchup in a new Dawgs Love ‘em & Hate ‘em. What’s not to love about a win over a Pac 12 school you’ve had no luck against for 3+ years? Everyone head to church, because Bishop Sankey has arrived. Sankey’s game-breaking 61 yard touchdown run came at a crucial time.
Brand new NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies football blogger Chris Hall breaks down the PSU vs. UW 2012 Week 3 matchup in a new Dawgs Love ‘em & Hate ‘em. What’s not to love about a 52-13 win asks Chris? Well for starters, the dumb penalties, and the injuries. Back to the love though, Bishop Sankey tore through the Vikings defense en route to a two TD day. Keith Price was spectacular as well.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies football blogger KShell breaks down the UW vs. LSU matchup from Tiger Stadium – Death Valley in Louisiana. If the Huskies had any chance at all this game it had to be led by junior quarterback Keith Price having a big day. Instead Price had a terrible day. True sophomore Kasen Williams was held to just three receptions. A nightmare day for the purple and gold…of Washington.
NWSB Editor and Writer Chris Anderson talks about what he expects to see out of the Washington Huskies when they play the San Diego State Aztecs on Saturday. 2012 is one of the most anticipated seasons in school history as head coach Steve Sarkisian now had enough time to bring in all the players that he needs to make his offense and defense as successful as possible. Here comes Kasen Williams, Keith Price, Jessie Callier, and Bishop Sankey.
NWSB Editor and Writer Chris Anderson talks about the traits of every northwest Pac-12 college football coach. Whether it is Riley’s consistent coaching at Oregon State, Kelly’s innovative offense at Oregon, Sarkisians ability to resurrect a program from the dead, or Leach’s all-out air assault, each of these coaches have certain characteristics that make them some of the best in college football.
NWSB insider and Washington Husky football blogger Brandon Choate previews the 2012 Washington Huskies football season. With Keith Price returning, he will look to his returners from last year in Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Kasen Williams to continue what he started last season. The defense will need to be much improved after the debacle that was last season under replaced defensive coordinator Nick Holt. How will Shaq Thompson debut?
NWSB Writer and Washington Huskies blogger Brandon Choate brings us his top 2011 Huskies moments in time and the best plays from last year. The Huskies put on a spectacular performance in the Alamo Bowl, with Keith Price putting himself on the map. Chris Polk made history while Austin Seferian-Jenkins and Kasen Williams broke onto the scene in a big way. And Jermaine Kearse had a highlight sendoff to his journey to the NFL.
NWSB insider and Washington Huskies football blogger Clinton Bell gives us an update from Huskies camp as we embark on this 2012 NCAA football season. Two of the biggest questions heading into camp still aren’t resolved. Who will take over for Chris Polk, and who will be the backup for Keith Price. The races have been narrowed down to two men each, Biship Sankey and Jesse Callier will factor in.
NWSB Insider Brandon Choate brings us his list of 5 Washington Huskies who you could see in the NFL next year. Keith Price made a name for himself in the Alamo Bowl and will look to Austin Seferian-Jenkins to do it again this season. Sean Parker and Desmond Trufant will be holding down the defense while it will be Drew Schaefer’s job to protect Price at all costs.
NWSB Insider and Seattle Sports Blogger Brandon Choate brings us his list of 5 freshman who could hit the field come week 1 of the NCAA football season for the Washington Huskies. Incoming freshmen Shaq Thompson, Shane Brostek and Jaydon Mickens have a good shot at playing right away as well as James Sample, who was redshirted last season. Nice recruiting class by the Dawgs.