Stories tagged: EWU football
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 6:36 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s cornerbacks stand out as savvy, experienced
The best unit at Eastern Washington this fall just might be the cornerbacks.
Tue., Aug. 22, 2017, 5:37 p.m.
Hype continues to grow for Los Angeles Rams rookie Cooper Kupp
Cooper Kupp fans can stop complaining that he’s underappreciated.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 21, 2017, 4:12 p.m.
Eastern Washington players stay focused during eclipse
While the rest of the country was staring off into space, the Eastern Washington football players were a focused bunch Monday morning.
Sat., Aug. 19, 2017, 3:09 p.m.
Defense dominates Eastern Washington scrimmage
As Eastern Washington wide receiver Terence Grady struggled to find words to describe Saturday’s scrimmage, a group of Eagle defenders ran by, whooping and hollering.
Fri., Aug. 18, 2017, 5:43 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s defense plans to keep pressure on opposing quarterbacks
With all due respect to Samson Ebukam, a good pass rush is more than one freakishly good player on the edge.
Thu., Aug. 17, 2017, 5:55 p.m.
Eastern Washington backup QB Eric Barriere honing his craft and biding his time
The most-scrutinized player in Eastern Washington football probably won’t even see action in the season opener.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 16, 2017, 4:38 p.m.
Eastern Washington starting offensive tackle Nick Ellison leaves program for personal reasons
Eastern Washington offensive lineman Nick Ellison, a projected starter at left tackle, has left the team for personal reasons, coach Aaron Best said Wednesday.
Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 6:34 p.m.
‘Lean on us,’ say Eastern Washington offensive linemen
The Eastern Washington offensive linemen didn’t get much time to rest on their laurels.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington WR Kendrick Bourne making noise in NFL preseason
The biggest surprise from the first week of the NFL preseason might beformer Eastern Washington wide receiver Kendrick Bourne.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 15, 2017, 6:30 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Vernon Adams Jr. traded to Sasketchewan
The Saskatchewan Roughriders have acquired former Eastern Washington All-American quarterback Vernon Adams Jr. in a trade with Montreal, the Canadian Football League teams announced Tuesday
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 2:33 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Jacob Wiley signs two-way contract with Brooklyn Nets
Thanks partly to the NBA’s introduction of a new salary wrinkle, former Eastern Washington star Jacob Wiley will make a decent living this year playing the game he loves.
Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 1:18 p.m.
Eastern Washington looks to scrimmage to set two-deeps
Physically, the worst is over for the Eastern Washington football players in fall camp. Mentally, not so much.
Sun., Aug. 13, 2017, 1:45 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington lineman Jase Butorac has his dream job
Jase Butorac had it all figured out. By the age of 25, he’d be putting that Eastern Washington marketing degree to good use and making a little money.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 14, 2017, 12:33 p.m.
Sizing up Eastern Washington’s football opponents, from easiest to toughest
Eastern Washington’s football schedule appears to be one of the most forgiving in recent years.
Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Position battles add more heat to fall camp at Eastern Washington
The weather isn’t the only thing heating up fall camp at Eastern Washington. Coaches are paying close attention to the scorching competition at several positions.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 10, 2017, 5:30 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington receiver Kendrick Bourne making an impression with 49ers
While Cooper Kupp is making headlines with the Rams in Los Angeles, his former teammate Kendrick Bourne is raising eyebrows as an undrafted free agent with the San Francisco 49ers.
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
New generation of Eastern Washington receivers prepares to carry on tradition
How confident is Jay Dumas in his young Eastern Washington receivers?
Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 4:35 p.m.
Eastern, Learfield extend broadcast contract through 2019-20
Eastern Washington athletics will continue its broadcasting partnership with Learfield’s Eagles Sports Properties
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 3:59 p.m.
Cooper Kupp’s Madden 18 numbers are well, maddening, his former Eastern Washington teammates say
It’s only a video game, but Cooper Kupp is getting dissed again.
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 8:30 p.m.
New Eastern Washington offensive coordinator Bodie Reeder owns strong pedigree
Is Bodie Reeder ready to be the next offensive coordinator at Eastern Washington? Time will tell.
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 5:41 p.m.
Eastern Washington ranked fourth in FCS preseason coaches’ poll
Eastern Washington is getting even more love from coaches than from national media.
Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 6:42 p.m.
Eastern Washington practices high-energy despite the heat
With temperatures in the mid-90s and no place to hide from the sun, “warm-ups” seemed an afterthought Monday afternoon at Eastern Washington football practice.
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 7, 2017, 5:13 p.m.
Eastern Washington ranked fifth in FCS preseason poll
Eastern Washington is one of three Big Sky teams ranked in the STATS FCS poll, with the Eagles coming in at No. 5.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 5, 2017, 5:57 p.m.
Any worries, Eastern Washington football fans? We’re here to help
Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best says he sleeps pretty well these days, no matter what might worry him on the field.
Fri., Aug. 4, 2017, 6:08 p.m.
Last year’s Eastern Washington redshirts are ready to prove themselves on the field
Conner Crist is ready to get back in the game. The lineman is one of 14 Eagles who redshirted last year as freshmen, a college football rite of passage that …
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
Eastern Washington QB Gage Gubrud on Payton Award watch list
There are at least 5,160 reasons why Eastern Washington quarterback Gage Gubrud is among the favorites to win the Walter Payton Award.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 3, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Eastern Washington opens football practice with typical high expectations
Christmas in August? Why not, says Eastern Washington football coach Aaron Best, who likened the first day of fall camp to opening a bundle of presents
UPDATED: Tue., Aug. 1, 2017, 5:04 p.m.
Eastern Washington, new head coach Aaron Best open fall football camp on Thursday
His first game as a college head coach is barely a month away, but Aaron Best is sleeping just fine these days.
Mon., July 31, 2017, 5:21 p.m.
Eastern Washington’s Gubrud, Tiuli earn preseason All-America honors
Gubrud, Tiuli honored by STATS
UPDATED: Sat., July 29, 2017, 11:28 p.m.
Former Eastern Washington star Cooper Kupp ready to make the most of his NFL career
Southern California looks and feels nothing like Cheney, but Cooper Kupp is settling in just fine.