NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies football writer Kris Shellenberger tells us what happened to beloved UW Huskies tailback in the 2012 NFL draft. He was not even drafted? How is this possible? Medical reports came out that Polk has arthritis in his shoulder that is only getting worse. He was signed as a UDFA to the Philadelphia Eagles and will provide a short yardage situation for the Eagles in 2012.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies football writer Kris Shellenberger tells us what it is that goes into being able to answer the question. Why am I a die hard fan of the Huskies football team?! The Huskies are a true passion when the Seahawks or Mariners lose it hurts but not like when the Huskies lose. Thanks to a national championship, Don James, and Napoleon Kaufman UW is where Kris’ heart is.
NWSB Managing Editor Q tells us there is a lot of pressure on Washington Huskies quarterback Keith Price, who battled knee injuries for a lot of 2011, but he says he is healthy and ready to go and that is good news for the Washington offense, which has to get out of the gate fast and build some confidence. The 2012 Pac 12 football season will sneak up on us quick.
The Seattle Times reports Montana, who just finished his redshirt freshman season at UW, will transfer to a junior college — reportedly either Blinn (Brenham, Texas) or El Camino (Calif.) The pressure is clearly on Keith Price now to make some more progress at the QB position in Seattle.
Q the Senior editor here at NWSB has the Washington season recap article. The Huskies had a great year offensively with Chris Polk rushing for 1,488 yards with 12 TD and Keith Price passing for 3,063 yards with 33 TD. On defense though the UW gave up 777 yards in the 2011 Alamo Bowl game and Robert Griffin III did major damage to Nick Holt’s defense. Bye Bye Nick Holt. Hello Justin Wilcox.
Husky insider Brandon Choate brings us news that another Washington Husky is moving on. Running back Chris Polk has decided to enter the 2012 NFL draft. Polk’s left a lasting legacy for the Washington Huskies, breaking several records and coming close to many Napoleon Kaufman marks. Polk is sure to be a top 5 running back in the draft. Projected as a 2nd or 3rd pick.
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.
Our Washington Huskies insider Brandon Choate weighs in on this week’s football matchup against the Oregon State Beavers. With the season winding down, seniors Jermaine Kearse, Devin Aguilar and Cort Dennison will do their best to cement their legacies in the Purple and Gold. With freshman Nick Montana getting the start at quarterback,
Another North West Athlete in the spotlight today. Former University of Washington Huskies quarterback Damon Huard. In 2001 Huard signed with New England Patriots and while he rarely saw the field he did win 2 Super Bowl rings (XXXVI, XXXVIII) and then in 2003 signed with the Kansas City Chiefs as a free agent.
Huskies beat blogger KShell reports on Washington Huskies game week vs. the Ducks. Huskies fans are excited about middle linebacker and team captain Cort Dennison. The Huskies offense with Keith Price and Chris Polk hope to be able to click to get the win, and Dennison and Senio Kelemente will do their part on defense.
KShell our Washington Huskies blogger informs us that senior wide receiver Devin Aguilar who was a four star recruit coming out of high school has rebounded nicely leading the team in receiving yards. Aguilar has 15 receptions for 293 yards (19.5 YPC) with two touchdowns on the season.