NWSB Editor and Insider Chris Anderson talks about the Apple Cup and Civil War and which one would be the one to tune into. Steeped in northwest tradition of providing you with great football games, both rivalry contests certainly have their own appeal to them, and tradition. Pitting Washington against Washington State, the Apple Cup has a storied tradition of having two of college football’s semi-traditional programs go head-to-head in contests that potentially decide conference champions.
NWSB Insider and Washington Huskies blogger Clinton Bell gives us five tough questions that he would like addressed by coach Sark himself before the bowl game. First off, how in the world did we allow a bad Cougars team to overcome an 18 point 4th quarter lead to win this game? Second, when will the penalties stop, they are killing us. The Huskies are a good team, but not a great one yet, and these questions prove that.
Huskies writer Brandon Choate gives you his weekly Love Em Hate Em Huskies football blog. He recaps the Washington State Cougars vs Washington Huskies Apple Cup rivalry game. The Huskies Keith Price and Chris Polk kept adding to their records and Kasen Williams decided he was hopping angry at the Cougs defense.
Jason Green gives us 5 reasons why the Washington Huskies defeated the Washington State Cougars in the 2011 Apple Cup. The Huskies finished the season 7-5. UW got some big runs from their RB’s with Chris Polk having a 34 yard run and Jesse Callier peeling off a 30 yard run.
It’s 2011 Apple Cup Smack talk time. Here is Washington Huskies fan Brandon Choate with his 5 reasons he can’t stand Washington State Cougars Football. Keith Price and his running mate Chris Polk will go OFF Saturday! The Cougars couldn’t get a bowl game if they cheated for one. #ShotsFired
Jason Green continues his Moments in time series of great northwest sports moments. This time he gives us the history of the Apple Cup Football game. The Apple Cup game is the annual football game between in-state rivals Washington and Washington State.