Stories tagged: Gardner Minshew
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
Twenty-eight NFL teams were in attendance in Pullman for Washington State’s Pro Day and most of the scouts were focused on three players: Andre Dillard, Gardner Minshew and James Williams.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
A trio of Washington State players took on the NFL Scouting Combine’s gauntlet of strength tests, agility drills and private interviews last weekend, completing what most might argue is the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 5:27 p.m.
Over the next four days, Washington State left tackle Andre Dillard, quarterback Gardner Minshew, running back James Williams and more than 300 other pro hopefuls will dart through orange cones, …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Gardner Minshew took a break from his rigorous pre-NFL Draft training in Florida to collect the Male Sports Star of the Year, presented Thursday by the Seattle Sports Commission at …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Gardner Minshew, Andre Dillard, James Williams will make up Washington State’s contingent at NFL Combine
Washington State will send a prolific quarterback, an All-American left tackle and a Swiss Army knife running back to next month’s NFL Scouting Combine.
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
It’s supposedly basketball season at Brandon High, but in the dead of winter at the 6A school in Rankin County, Mississippi, there’s only one student brushing up on his jumper …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
The Washington State and Penn State quarterbacks represent one-fourth of the signal-callers hoping to enhance their NFL Draft profiles this week at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Before he arrived at Senior Bowl, Washington State’s Gardner Minshew was already learning Kyle Shanahan’s offense
On the field, he’s the revered leader and the consummate competitor. Behind the scenes, those in Gardner Minshew’s football circle also describe him as the dogged student.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Senior Bowl participants were weighed and measured before they headed to the podium for media interviews Tuesday morning. For the pro clubs that place stock in the length and width …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Minshew’s magic 13: One defining play from each of Gardner Minshew’s games as Washington State quarterback
Now that the most productive season by a Washington State quarterback is over, it’s time to look back at some of its highlights. Here are 13 of them – one …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 7:01 p.m.
The six other finalists for the award are Oregon safety Ugo Amadi, Notre Dame cornerback Julian Love, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray, Kansas State offensive tackle Dalton Risner, Alabama offensive tackle …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Washington State’s Gardner Minshew becomes Pac-12 single season passing leader for yards, completions
Thirteen games after throwing his first pass for Washington State, Gardner Minshew has become the Pac-12’s career passing leader, usurping former Cal and current Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Harvey, a redshirt senior from Florida, was flagged after leveling Cougars quarterback Gardner Minshew on a 7-yard scramble in the second quarter. On third-and-11, the linebacker led with his helmet …
Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 5 a.m.
From obscurity to celebrity, Gardner Minshew is ready to steal one more show as Washington State’s starting quarterback
The first seven months of the Gardner Minshew era at Washington State have been something to remember. Who was to say the last few days of it wouldn’t?
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 24, 2018, 4:54 p.m.
For the Cougars’ trip Sunday to San Antonio for this week’s Alamo Bowl, the happy-go-lucky Washington State quarterback donned a garish Cougar-themed disco suit, complete with a large-collared silver shirt, …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 8, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
The fifth-year graduate transfer became the eighth player in WSU history to finish in the top-10 of the Heisman voting when the final numbers were released Saturday evening, shortly after …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 6, 2018, 5:59 p.m.
Dynamic duo: Washington State’s Gardner Minshew, Mike Leach named Pac-12’s Player of Year, Coach of Year by Associated Press panel
WSU placed three other players on the AP All-Pac-12 teams. Senior left tackle Andre Dillard was named to the first team offense, while senior defensive end Logan Tago and junior …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 6:38 p.m.
Washington State’s Gardner Minshew named Pac-12 Offensive Player of the year, Mike Leach named Coach of Year
Mike Leach and Gardner Minshew may not have drawn it up exactly like this when the seventh-year Washington State coach recruited his next starting quarterback over the phone last spring, …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 4, 2018, 3:19 p.m.
A dozen Washington State football players were recognized on the Pac-12’s All-Conference teams Tuesday afternoon and it may just be the start of what could be a banner day for …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 9:12 p.m.
Despite turning heads in his first and only season as the Cougars’ quarterback, Gardner Minshew missed out an opportunity to become the school’s second Heisman Trophy finalist – and first …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 3, 2018, 2:46 p.m.
The WSU quarterback beat out four other finalists: West Virginia’s Will Grier, Missouri’s Drew Lock, UCF’s McKenzie Milton and Michigan’s Shea Patterson.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 1, 2018, 11:25 p.m.
Analysis: Handicapping Gardner Minshew’s chances of becoming Washington State’s first Heisman Trophy finalist since 1997
Between a snow layer that smothered the field at Martin Stadium for the better part of three quarters and a Washington defense that smothered the Cougars’ offense for all four, …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 6:32 p.m.
Three other quarterbacks were named finalists – Alabama’s Tua Tagovailoa, Oklahoma’s Kyler Murray and West Virginia’s Will Grier – along with one linebacker, Kentucky’s Josh Allen.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 27, 2018, 6:11 p.m.
Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew, left tackle Andre Dillard receive invites to Reese’s Senior Bowl
WSU quarterback Gardner Minshew announced on Twitter Tuesday afternoon he’d accepted an invitation to compete in the Reese’s Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama, less than 200 miles away from his …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 11:55 p.m.
He took Pullman by storm, but Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew’s final game in Pullman was doomed in the Apple Cup on Friday by a storm that only the Palouse …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 20, 2018, 10:14 p.m.
Ralph Walter: For high-flying WSU, EWU, Whitworth football diehards – Yippie ki yay, mustache faithful!
And now for the big Hollywood ending. Nearly three months after The Spokesman-Review kicked off the college football season with a special section inspired by classic sports films, we’re sprinting …
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 19, 2018, 5:37 p.m.
Gardner Minshew may or may not get a trip to New York City for the Heisman Trophy ceremony in December, but either way the Washington State quarterback will be able …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 18, 2018, 9:54 p.m.
An early interception by Washington State’s Marcus Strong allowed Gardner Minshew and company to drive down to give the Cougars a 14-point lead midway through the first quarter en route …
Sun., Nov. 18, 2018
Hannah Wilson, a 20-year-old junior at Washington State, doesn’t typically go to college football games. That’s about to change.
Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 6:56 p.m.
Washington State launched the marketing campaign on Thursday with the ‘MinshewForHeisman’ Twitter account.