Stories tagged: Washington Huskies football
SUNDAY, DEC. 18, 2016, 9:01 P.M.
Freshman QB Hurts is force that drives No. 1 Alabama
It can be easy to forget that Alabama also has an offense, one that seems to play a supporting role behind its defense but has still assembled an impressive statistical …
FRIDAY, DEC. 2, 2016, 11:46 P.M.
Huskies roll Colorado for first conference championship since 2000
Washignton was so much better than Colorado in most every way, so much faster and more imposing defensively, that the Huskies pounded their way to a 41-10 victory on Friday …
THURSDAY, DEC. 1, 2016, 5:08 P.M.
Pac-12 championship breakdown: No. 4 Washington vs. No. 8 Colorado
Christian Caple of the Tacoma News Tribune takes a look at some of the strengths, weaknesses and advantages to look for when Washington and Colorado meet for the Pac-12 championship.
SATURDAY, NOV. 19, 2016, 9:38 P.M.
No. 7 Washington rolls past Arizona State, 44-18
Kevin King’s second-quarter interception awakened the slumbering Huskies, and quarterback Jake Browning went on to throw for 338 yards and two touchdowns and No. 7 Washington routed Arizona State 44-18 …
FRIDAY, NOV. 18, 2016, 5:05 P.M.
Washington Huskies look for rebound against nemesis Arizona State
Looking back, Washington’s collapse in the desert last November is where it all changed. The Huskies melted down in the second half against Arizona State, watching a 14-point lead disappear …
MONDAY, 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 …
MONDAY, NOV. 7, 2016, 5:14 P.M.
Huskies linebacker Joe Mathis out for season, will have foot surgery
Joe Mathis tried to rehabilitate the foot injury that kept him out of the Washington Huskies’ last three football games, tried to get healthy in time to return to the …
FRIDAY, NOV. 4, 2016, 11:33 P.M.
California hopes to weather the start vs. No. 4 Washington
For most of the season, Washington’s games have been over shortly after they started. The fourth-ranked Huskies have outscored the opposition by 200 points in the first half and didn’t …
SUNDAY, OCT. 30, 2016, 9:58 P.M.
Washington brings its stingy defense to California to take on Davis Webb
On the road again this week, No. 4 Washington will take the Pac-12’s top-ranked pass defense to California for a late kickoff Saturday against the nation’s most prolific passer.
SUNDAY, OCT. 16, 2016, 9:48 P.M.
Huskies’ Mathis says becoming father matured him as football player
A few years ago, the world of Washington Huskies senior outside linebacker Joe Mathis revolved around Joe Mathis.
WEDNESDAY, OCT. 5, 2016, 8:43 P.M.
Lame Ducks can derail Huskies’ championship hopes
Since the streak started, they have gone against Marcus Mariota, Dennis Dixon and Vernon Adams.
SATURDAY, SEPT. 17, 2016, 10:52 P.M.
Huskies take care of business, such as it is, with 41-3 drubbing of Portland State
Early season beatings like the one UW applied to Portland State on Saturday evening – the final score was 41-3, and the Huskies led 28-0 at halftime – make for …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 6, 2016, 10:04 P.M.
Huskies have top-10 ranking for first time since 2001
For the first time since Nov. 4, 2001, the Washington Huskies are
MONDAY, AUG. 22, 2016, 8:22 P.M.
Kaleb McGary makes most of switch to Huskies’ offensive line
Chris Petersen was honest with Kaleb McGary.
THURSDAY, MAY 12, 2016, 7:04 P.M.
Huskies on the rise in Year 3 of Chris Petersen era
There was, in the words of one player last year, “a lot of head-butting” going on between Husky players and coaches after Chris Petersen and his staff arrived from Boise …
THURSDAY, NOV. 26, 2015, 8:24 P.M.
Washington football coach Chris Petersen signs 2-year contract extension
Washington coach Chris Petersen has signed a two-year contract extension keeping him tied to the Huskies through the 2020 season, the school announced on Thursday.
SATURDAY, OCT. 24, 2015, 11:06 P.M.
No. 10 Stanford beats Washington 31-14
Washington Huskies struggle in 31-14 loss to 10th-ranked Stanford Cardinal.
TUESDAY, JUNE 23, 2015
UW quarterback Cyler Miles retires from football
SEATTLE – The Cyler Miles era is officially over for the Washington Huskies football team. The school announced Monday that Miles, the fourth-year junior quarterback who had been on an …
MONDAY, JUNE 22, 2015, 9:30 P.M.
UW quarterback Miles retires from football
The University of Washington announced Monday that fourth-year quarterback Cyler Miles has decided to retire from football due to a “chronic hip injury.”
SUNDAY, APRIL 12, 2015
Baker will see duty returning punts
SEATTLE – He was only a freshman last season, so Budda Baker’s role on the Washington Huskies football team was understandably limited. Limited to a whole lot of defense and …
SATURDAY, DEC. 13, 2014
Huskies LB/RB Thompson wins Hornung Award
SEATTLE – Whether he played linebacker, safety, running back or special teams, Washington Huskies junior Shaq Thompson seemed to find a way to make big plays in 2014. And on …
SATURDAY, NOV. 29, 2014
2-minute drill: Washington at Washington State
1 Kick high, deep, or wide. Washington State is the only team to give up as many as three punt returns for touchdowns and one of just two teams to …
FRIDAY, NOV. 28, 2014, 6:41 P.M.
Apple Cup: WSU offense vs. UW defense
Saturday night’s Apple Cup will be a matchup of strength on strength and the trophy will go to the winner of the battle between Washington’s defense and Washington State’s offense.
TUESDAY, NOV. 11, 2014
Huskies looking to shore up defense
SEATTLE – Washington’s defense seemed on the verge of being depleted but is about to get a bit of a reprieve. The Huskies will get a boost in the form …
FRIDAY, OCT. 17, 2014, 8:53 P.M.
Will this be the year the Dawgs beat the Ducks?
Chris Petersen found success against Oregon while he was coach at Boise State. So it follows that there would be talk about whether he could do the same with his …
FRIDAY, SEPT. 26, 2014
UW lineman Colin Tanigawa makes transition to center
SEATTLE – He’s pretty sure that many of his teammates have no idea what his real name is. And he doesn’t care much if anyone outside the Washington football program …
SATURDAY, AUG. 16, 2014
Camaraderie among Huskies has been a priority under Peterson
SEATTLE – Danny Shelton had his doubts. How, Washington’s senior nose tackle wondered, would him being more friendly with a freshman running back in the spring help the Huskies beat, …
MONDAY, MAY 5, 2014
Concerns about Seferian-Jenkins
The NFL Combine was supposed to be a time to prove things for Austin Seferian-Jenkins. The University of Washington star had won the Maxwell Award as the nation’s top tight …
MONDAY, DEC. 30, 2013, 4:43 P.M.
Bishop Sankey will enter NFL draft
Washington running back Bishop Sankey will skip his senior season and enter the NFL draft after the best rushing season in school history.
SATURDAY, DEC. 28, 2013
Commentary: Washington prevails despite drama and turmoil
SAN FRANCISCO – The Washington Huskies no longer Bark for Sark. The temporary new theme, it seems, is to act screwy for Tui. A turbulent three weeks in the wake …