New NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies football blogger Jared Galde tells us why he loves Coach Sarkisian, and doesn’t hold back when predicting a Rose Bowl. He’s a buyer when it comes to what coach Sark says kids heading to college right now didn’t grow up with a burning desire to attend the University of Washington. Jack Locker, Keith Price and Chris Polk have turned heads, good times are ahead.
NWSB insider and Washington Huskies blogger Jason Green tells us Jake Locker did enough in 2011 to further cement the fact that he’ll have a fine NFL career with the Tennessee Titans. Cam Newton and Andy Dalton got all the press this season, but Jason doesn’t think it will be long before Locker is the best rookie QB from the 2011 class.
Jason Green one of our UW Huskies football bloggers breaks down the upcoming 2011 Alamo Bowl tale of the tape between the Washington Huskies vs. Baylor Bears. Steve Sarkisian and his Washington team head into a bowl game as a major underdog for a second straight year. They’ll have to take on Robert Griffen III the 2011 Heisman winner and a guy who completed 72 percent of his passes in 2011.
Last week the Pac 12 added another legendary coach. So long Mike Stoops, Rick Neuheisel, Dennis Erickson, and Paul Wulff. Say hello to Rich Rodriguez, Mike Leach and more to be added soon. Here are Brandon’s top 5 ways the Mike Leach hiring at Washington State will impact Steve Sarkisian and his Washington Huskies football team.
On Saturday the Washington Huskies defeated the Washington State Cougars for the third straight season in the Apple Cup. UW Playmakers came up big. You had Chris Polk, Kasen Williams, Austin Seferian-Jenkins, Jermaine Kearse, and Jesse Callier with big games to help UW win.
KShell asks the question. Why is there no Keith Price for Heisman talk? The Washington Huskies are averaging 37.0 points per game despite losing quarterback Jake Locker to the NFL Draft. Since the 2000 season the winners of the Heisman Trophy have played in the national championship game in 9 of 11 winners.