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John Blanchette: Cougars’ win over Colorado shows new normal

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Colorado Buffaloes running back Phillip Lindsay (23) is brought down during the first half of a college football game on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, at Martin Stadium in Pullman. (Tyler Tjomsland / The Spokesman-Review)
Normal is underrated. The proof was in the long week at Washington State that technically started a few hours early with the berserk unraveling in Berkeley – the by-now-almost-annual inexplicable face-plant that is as much a part of the Mike Leach era as his manufactured idylls on space life and boat-naming.

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