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UPDATED: Tue., April 10, 2018, 3:14 p.m.

University of Washington agrees to a 10-year, $119 million deal with Adidas

The Huskies’ new apparel deal with Adidas ends a 20-year partnership with Nike and will rank among the top-10 most valuable in college athletics.

UPDATED: Sat., March 31, 2018, 6:19 p.m.

Will Harris, Huskies’ new defensive assistant, impressed with UW’s veteran secondary

As a defensive back for Pete Carroll’s USC teams from 2005-09, Will Harris was in the middle of one of the greatest runs in Pac-12 Conference history. Over a four-year …

RB Myles Gaskin returning to Washington for senior season

Washington star running back Myles Gaskin will return for his senior season, and he has big plans for 2018.

Sources: Georgia QB Jacob Eason, the former Lake Stevens star, expected to transfer to UW

Barring a last-minute change of heart, former Lake Stevens High star quarterback Jacob Eason is expected to transfer from Georgia to Washington for the next step in his college football …

UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 6:12 p.m.

Larry Stone: When Bob Rondeau, the voice of the Huskies, is on the radio, ‘all is right in the Northwest’

He did it with inflection and nuance, almost imperceptibly building up momentum until his call erupted into a paroxysm of emotional energy. It seemed to burst out of the radio, …

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 …

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 …

Washington Huskies co-defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake expected to return in 2018

Jimmy Lake, Washington’s popular co-defensive coordinator and defensive backs coach, is expected to remain with the program in 2018, multiple sources have confirmed.

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:59 p.m.

Washington State sees Pac-12 title hopes disappear in Apple Cup loss to Washington

When it rains on these Washington State Cougars in the Apple Cup, it’s not usually just a light drizzle.

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:48 p.m.

John Blanchette: Washington again proves it wants Apple Cup more than Cougars

While we were all still chuckling at Mike Leach’s oh-so-original and comical thoughts on weddings and his incisive theories into the College Football Playoff over the past couple of weeks, …

Former Washington star Nate Robinson stresses Apple Cup’s importance to current Huskies

It’s common practice for football coaches to have prominent alums address their teams, particularly when a rivalry game comes around. Washington head coach Chris Peterson invited several ex-Huskies, including Nate …

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:58 p.m.

Huskies put defensive clamps on Luke Falk, Washington State again

Washington’s defensive strategy against Washington State hasn’t changed much in recent years. Neither have the results.

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10:21 p.m.

Injury riddled Huskies put hurt on Washington State defense

Washington didn’t have senior Dante Pettis, the NCAA record-setting punt returner and the primary target for a receiving unit that was already decimated by injury. Senior Lavon Coleman, the Huskies’ …

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 9:50 p.m.

Difference makers: Washington’s strong defensive performance overshadowed by Myles Gaskin’s big night

The key players in Washington’s 41-14 win over Washington State at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:56 p.m.

Three takes: It just makes sense that Apple Cup should mean more

What is it Einstein reportedly said about doing the same thing over and over, expecting a different result?

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:14 p.m.

Purple Haze: Washington routs Washington State 41-14

Myles Gaskin rushed for 192 yards and four touchdowns, Washington’s defense forced four turnovers, and the 15th-ranked Huskies ended Washington State’s hopes for a Pac-12 North title with a 41-14 …

UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 11:50 p.m.

Apple Cup highlights and links: Washington 41, Washington State 14

Highlights and links from Washington’s win over Washington State in the 110th Apple Cup at Husky Stadium in Seattle on Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017.

UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 11:46 p.m.

Stanford upsets No. 9 Washington behind Bryce Love’s 166-yard showing

Stanford’s effective keep-away tactics have effectively killed Washington’s College Football Playoff hopes.

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 7, 2017, 7:28 p.m.

As injuries mount, Huskies’ passing attack is adapting on the fly

Jake Browning lost yet another downfield option last week when sophomore wide receiver Quinten Pounds suffered the second major knee injury of his career. He’s out for the rest of …

Former Huskies sack king Daniel Te’o-Nesheim dead at age 30, report says

Former Washington defensive end Daniel Te’o-Nesheim, who graduated from the program in 2009 as the Huskies’ all-time sack leader, has died at age 30, according to a report from KITV-ABC …

UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 28, 2017, 5:54 p.m.

No. 12 Washington rumbles through UCLA in 44-23 blowout win

Myles Gaskin led Washington’s running onslaught with 169 yards and one touchdown, Lavon Coleman added 94 yards and three touchdown runs and the 12th-ranked Huskies routed UCLA 44-23 on Saturday.

No. 12 Washington’s secondary faces test in Rosen, UCLA

Chris Petersen has nothing but the highest compliments for UCLA quarterback Josh Rosen.

UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 24, 2017, 10:14 p.m.

Washington’s Salvon Ahmed could provide a spark for Huskies’ struggling offense

Lined up as a wide receiver out left, Salvon Ahmed took a reverse pitch and ran 50 yards into the end zone, igniting a stagnant Washington offense early in the …

Washington’s Jake Browning focuses on footwork to step his game up

In two seasons at Washington, quarterback Jake Browning has used his right arm to throw for 6,385 yards. Meanwhile, he is averaging 0.6 yards per rushing attempt (sacks included). No …

2017 football: Five best Washington QBs of all-time

The Seattle Times selects the five best quarterbacks to play at the University of Washington.

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 …

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 12, 2017, 10:32 p.m.

Washington Huskies linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven has resume, but not much playing time

Even though he’s played in 26 games, and registered 78 tackles in a variety of roles on defense and special teams, Ben Burr-Kirven does not have an open path to …

Huskies, Buffs taking next step after surprising Pac-12 runs

Chris Petersen and Mike MacIntyre engineered two of the biggest breakthroughs in college football last season when they got Washington and Colorado into a Pac-12 title game matchup that absolutely …

UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 12:21 p.m.

Pac-12 will test shorter halftime, reduced TV timeouts

The Pac-12 will shorten halftime and reduce the number of commercial breaks during its non-conference schedule this season as part of a trial program to reduce the length of its …

UPDATED: Wed., July 26, 2017, 4:55 p.m.

Washington State football picked to finish third in Pac-12 North

Southern California is the preseason pick to win the Pac-12 in a poll of football media, and defending champion Washington is favored to win the North Division. Washington State, which …