Stories tagged: Chris Petersen
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 7:11 p.m.
Washington welcomes home Georgia transfer QB Jacob Eason
Jacob Eason was a five-star recruit from Lake Stevens High School north of Seattle. He signed with Georgia in 2016 and started as a freshman, but injured his knee in …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 6, 2018, 7:04 p.m.
Washington’s heralded recruiting class reminiscent of ’88 group featuring Steve Emtman
Thirty years after landing perhaps their best recruiting class, the Washington Huskies have what many see as another special recruiting class. Coach Chris Petersen has already signed the bulk of …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 9, 2018, 8:23 p.m.
Looking back on the Washington Huskies’ top 10 moments for 2017
The Washington Huskies concluded their 2017 season with a 35-28 loss to No. 9 Penn State in the Fiesta Bowl on Saturday. The Huskies finished the season with a 10-3 …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 21, 2017, 4:57 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Chris Petersen’s latest and greatest class has the Huskies primed to thrive
Outside of 8 p.m. kickoffs, there may be nothing Chris Petersen despises more than rankings. He doesn’t want to talk about them. He doesn’t want to think about them. He’d …
Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 8:39 p.m.
How did the Huskies’ recruiting go? So good, Chris Petersen could take Wednesday afternoon off
Compared to his college football counterparts, Chris Petersen didn’t have to much to do on Wednesday, the first day of the new early signing period that allows high school seniors …
Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 7:06 p.m.
Washington Huskies may wind up with Pac-12’s top recruiting class in football
In the era of ’round-the-clock-recruiting coverage, dating to the start of the new century, never before has Washington had the Pac-12’s highest-rated recruiting class.
Wed., Nov. 15, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
Huskies’ Azeem Victor suspended indefinitely after arrest
Washington senior linebacker Azeem Victor has been suspended indefinitely from the team after he was arrested over the weekend.
Fri., Nov. 3, 2017, 9:24 p.m.
After snapping streak, No. 12 Washington set to host Oregon
Jake Browning would rather talk about the six touchdowns he threw a year ago against Oregon. Or simply snapping a 12-game losing streak to the Ducks.
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 8:36 p.m.
Art Thiel: ESPN, Huskies coach Chris Petersen engage in football family dispute
The good news for Huskies football fans is that Chris Petersen showed neither scars nor stress from his encounters with Tesio, Clemenza, Luca and other members of the family that …
Tue., Oct. 10, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
Huskies’ defense piles up sacks without blitzing
The Huskies sacked California quarterbacks eight times Saturday night, matching the most sacks in a game for the Washington defense over the past 15 years.
Mon., Oct. 2, 2017, 7:43 p.m.
Chris Petersen tired of these late kickoffs for No. 6 Washington
Chris Petersen felt the need to apologize Monday for something completely out of his control.
Tue., Sept. 19, 2017, 6:17 p.m.
History shows Huskies’ running game will come around
The baseline numbers suggest there is a problem brewing with the Huskies’ rushing game.
Fri., Sept. 15, 2017, 9:07 p.m.
Old friends clash as No. 6 Washington hosts Fresno State
When Jeff Tedford told Chris Petersen he was leaving his role as an offensive consultant with Washington to take the head coaching job at Fresno State, Petersen was all for …
Tue., Sept. 12, 2017, 4:46 p.m.
Washington’s Dante Pettis on verge of NCAA punt return record
Maybe it’s time for Washington’s opponents to consider avoiding Dante Pettis.
Fri., Sept. 8, 2017, 9:18 p.m.
No. 7 Washington returns home to host FCS power Montana
Bob Stitt is regarded as one of the more innovative offensive minds in college football, honing his craft for years at the small-college level before making the jump to Montana …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 28, 2017, 6 p.m.
No. 8 Washington will be without LB Azeem Victor vs. Rutgers
Just like the rest of his team, Washington linebacker Azeem Victor was about to embark on a season of heightened expectations, partly the result of being named a preseason AP …
Mon., March 27, 2017, 10:42 p.m.
Washington Huskies football opens spring practice
The Washington Huskies were back on the practice field Monday for the first time since their charmed 2016 season ended with that 24-7 defeat against Alabama in the Peach Bowl.
UPDATED: Thu., March 23, 2017, 4:42 p.m.
Coeur d’Alene quarterback Colson Yankoff commits to Washington
Coeur d’Alene junior quarterback Colson Yankoff decided to stay in the Pacific-12 Conference.
Wed., Dec. 28, 2016, 11:23 p.m.
Stone: Huskies defensive coordinator Pete Kwiatkowski teaches with sly humor
Washington linebacker Keishawn Bierria uses the word “genius” to describe his defensive coordinator, Pete Kwiatkowski. Cornerback Kevin King drops in a “mastermind.”
Tue., Dec. 20, 2016, 10:20 p.m.
Huskies’ fate against Alabama may depend on offensive line
On this, we can all agree: If the No. 4 Washington Huskies are to have any real shot of knocking off No. 1 Alabama in their national semifinal on New …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 11:26 p.m.
Washington Huskies proved their point in run to national semifinals
Washington coach Chris Petersen didn’t understand all the attention his team was getting over the summer, and he didn’t want it.
Tue., Dec. 13, 2016, 9:46 p.m.
Humor the way for Washington’s Chris Petersen to deal with Alabama
By this point, the best way for Washington coach Chris Petersen to deal with the task of facing Alabama in the national semifinals is through self-deprecation. The more Washington’s coach …
Thu., Dec. 8, 2016, 9:51 p.m.
Chris Petersen the playoff rookie among final four coaches
Washington’s Chris Petersen is the rookie among playoff coaches, so he chatted up Alabama’s Nick Saban looking for any advice. Petersen and Saban were joined by Ohio State’s Urban Meyer …
Fri., Dec. 2, 2016, 11:34 p.m.
Thiel: Raw talent gives Pac-12-champion Huskies chance to go long way
The play that sealed the Pac-12 Championship Friday night had nothing to do with good coaching or clever scheming or luck.
Thu., Dec. 1, 2016, 5:51 p.m.
Washington coach Chris Petersen’s challenge is managing success
The toughest part of coach Chris Petersen’s task is not devising a plan for his fourth-ranked Washington Huskies to beat eighth-ranked Colorado in the Pac-12 Conference championship starting at 6 …
Fri., Nov. 25, 2016, 8:19 p.m.
Huskies dominated line of scrimmage in Apple Cup
Want proof of how thoroughly Washington controlled the line of scrimmage in Friday’s 45-17 thrashing of Washington State?
Thu., Nov. 17, 2016, 4:42 p.m.
Huskies need resurgence of running game against Arizona State
During Chris Petersen‘s time at Washington, the Huskies’ rushing attack has never struggled as much as it did in
Mon., Nov. 14, 2016, 5:35 p.m.
Washington Huskies standout linebacker Azeem Victor likely out for season, but plans to play in 2017
The injury sustained on Saturday by Washington Huskies linebacker Azeem Victory is not as bad as originally believed. But the Huskies still almost certainly must play the rest of the …
Thu., Nov. 10, 2016, 6:38 p.m.
Sources: Washington seeks 10-year contract extension with football coach Chris Petersen
The University of Washington is reportedly in negotiations to keep football coach Chris Petersen at the school for another decade.
Tue., Oct. 18, 2016, 6:36 p.m.
Huskies remember collapse against Sun Devils last season
The hit from Azeem Victor hardly fazed Arizona State running back Kalen Ballage, who bounced off the would-be tackle, broke two more attempted tackles from Washington defenders and broke free …