Stories tagged: Travis Long
Tue., July 30, 2013
Former Coug LB signs with Eagles
NFL: Former Washington State University linebacker Travis Long signed a free agent contract with the Philadelphia Eagles, the Eagles announced Monday afternoon. Long was a four-time all-conference selection while starting …
Sat., Nov. 24, 2012
Game balls all around for never-say-die seniors
PULLMAN – His 6-foot-4 frame hunched over a pair of crutches, Travis Long was a spectator for Washington State’s 31-28 victory over Washington in another thrilling Apple Cup. It was …
Sat., Nov. 24, 2012
Cougars defense turns in ringing performance
PULLMAN – Logan Mayes calls him “our bell cow.” But when Washington State linebacker Travis Long was sidelined by injury, it was Mayes’ time to answer the bell in the …
Fri., Nov. 23, 2012, 8:37 p.m.
WSU notebook: Game balls all around for seniors
His 6-foot-4 frame hunched over a pair of crutches, Travis Long was a spectator for Washington State’s 31-28 victory over Washington in another thrilling Apple Cup.
Fri., Nov. 23, 2012
Long may be missed Friday, but certainly in future
PULLMAN – With a trip to the postseason already out of the question and only pride left to play for in his team’s finale, Travis Long rallied the troops. “We’re …
Thu., Nov. 22, 2012, 7:39 p.m.
Apple Cup: Long leaves solid legacy at WSU
Travis Long’s legacy as a Washington State defensive end/linebacker: ignoring circumstance and setting, ignoring losses and pain and frustration, and just playing football.
Tue., Nov. 20, 2012
Halliday, Long may sit out Apple Cup
PULLMAN – With Connor Halliday absent from practice Monday night, Washington State football coach Mike Leach said senior quarterback Jeff Tuel will “probably start” Friday in the Apple Cup. Another …
Mon., Nov. 19, 2012, 9:32 p.m.
Halliday, Long may miss Apple Cup
With Connor Halliday absent from practice Monday night, Washington State coach Mike Leach said senior quarterback Jeff Tuel will “probably start” Friday in the Apple Cup. Another senior leader for …
Tue., Sept. 25, 2012
Long, Cougars rank among sack leaders
PULLMAN – It might be overshadowed by the doom and gloom surrounding Washington State’s disastrous 35-34 loss to Colorado on Saturday. But just four games into the season, the Cougars …
Sat., Aug. 18, 2012
Cougar defense built around linebackers
This is the fifth of eight position previews of Washington State University’s 2012 football team. Today: linebackers. Sunday: defensive backs. PULLMAN – Ask about Washington State’s linebackers and you will …
Fri., Aug. 17, 2012, 10:08 p.m.
WSU defense built around linebackers
PULLMAN – Ask about Washington State’s linebackers, and you will receive a nautical reference in response. But not from coach Mike Leach, surprisingly enough. “We’re like the captains of the …
Sun., July 29, 2012
Leach will keep Cougars busy on and off the field
Roughly 30 minutes after Mike Leach departed the stage at Pac-12 media day last week in Los Angeles, he was answering another question, this one about his celebrity and how …
Tue., July 24, 2012
Cougars’ Long, Laurenzi arrested
College football: Two potential starters on the Washington State football team were arrested in separate incidents during the past four days. Starting senior linebacker Travis Long, who is representing WSU …
Sun., April 15, 2012
WSU defense not up to speed, but still impressive in scrimmage
PULLMAN – If the tempo of Washington State’s defense during Saturday’s scrimmage wasn’t quite fast enough for defensive coordinator Mike Breske’s liking, there’s good news for players on that side …
Wed., Oct. 26, 2011, 4:12 p.m.
Cougars cringing at recent criticism
WSU started the season 3-1 but has dropped three consecutive games. But only in the last one were the Cougars favored, and the nature of that defeat, against a 1-5 …