Stories tagged: analysis
Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
Tim Burmeister, who was formerly in a defensive quality control position with the Cougars, has been elevated to a position coaching role and will spend the remainder of the year …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 19, 2019, 10:57 p.m.
Analysis: Convincing statement just what Washington State defense needs in 41-10 win against Colorado
Nonstop rain, the familiar trappings of Martin Stadium and the sight of a Colorado quarterback wearing No. 12 may have been just the blend of things Washington State’s defense needed …
UPDATED: Thu., Oct. 17, 2019, 10:42 a.m.
Early season successes of Easop Winston Jr., Dezmon Patmon throw Washington State passing game off-balance
Heading into Saturday’s home game against Colorado, the Washington State passing offense hasn’t had the balance through six games this year as it had last season – or rather, that …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 12, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
At times, it looked better for Washington State, and Mike Leach said as much in his postgame press conference. But, far too often in their 38-34 loss to No. 18 …
Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 4:36 p.m.
The Seahawks leaned heavily on the running of Chris Carson and got big plays from their defense in a romp over Arizona.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 1, 2019, 4:59 p.m.
The Mariners began the 2019 season offering false hope to their fans. What followed that hot start was a step back in almost every facet of the game.
Sun., Sept. 29, 2019, 1:58 a.m.
The Utes’ offense punished the visitors through the air, on the ground and through the air again, while Utah’s defense stymied Anthony Gordon and the Air Raid en route to …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 6:53 p.m.
In the wake of losing the highest-scoring football game in Pac-12 history, the Washington State defense is looking to bounce back against a Utah team that might be without two …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 26, 2019, 6:34 p.m.
On Sunday, just one of the 11 players taken in the draft figures to be in the starting lineup – receiver DK Metcalf.
Tue., Sept. 24, 2019, 4:42 p.m.
While he’s shown willingness throughout his time in Seattle of taking accountability for decisions, it hasn’t been often where Pete Carroll straight up calls out his own performance in general …
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 1:24 p.m.
There were only three things the Washington State Cougars would’ve done differently in the third and fourth quarter of a 67-63 upset loss to UCLA Saturday night. Just three. Offense. …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Triple-threat: Washington State must stop trio of the Pac-12’s best running backs to open conference slate
Gouged by the likes of Patrick Carr and Milo Hall the last two weeks, the Washington State Cougars’ front seven is about to face three of the best ball carriers …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 13, 2019, 11:54 p.m.
Mike Leach placed a black hat squarely over his head, posed for photos, then dug deep into his library of Texas idioms to describe how his Washington State team and …
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 7, 2019, 10:18 p.m.
Mike Leach is Washington State’s head coach, offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. On game days, those last two titles are probably more meaningful than the first.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 5, 2019, 6:58 p.m.
Will Rodgers III took questions after Washington State’s 58-7 victory Saturday over New Mexico State and lamented that the defense hadn’t fully done its part. As in, the defense hadn’t …
Sat., Aug. 31, 2019, 11:59 p.m.
There was plenty of hype and hoopla around Washington State’s wide receiving corps this offseason. Sophomore running back Max Borghi drew an expected amount of preseason praise. The offensive line, …
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019, 5 a.m.
Parity tends to be found in the middle class. The favorites usually win the championships.
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 21, 2019, 5:55 p.m.
Cornerback, safety, receiver, running back all have lots of uncertainty for some of the final roster spots, complicated by the Seahawks’ preseason loss Sunday.
UPDATED: Fri., July 26, 2019, 5:27 p.m.
‘I wasn’t planning this’: In likely final season with Mariners, Felix Hernandez ponders uncertain future
Felix Hernandez stretched out on a leather couch in what was basically an empty Mariners clubhouse. The rest of his teammates either were in meetings, out on the field warming …
UPDATED: Wed., July 24, 2019, 5:39 p.m.
Can this really be the 10th season for Pete Carroll as Seattle’s coach, a tenure that ties him with Mike Holmgren as the longest in team history?
UPDATED: Fri., July 12, 2019, 10:41 p.m.
Right-handers Taylor Cole and Felix Pena combined for a no-hitter as the Angels defeated the Mariners 13-0 Friday night in their first home game since left-hander Tyler Skaggs died July …
Tue., June 18, 2019, 4:55 p.m.
The just-completed offseason program helped the Seahawks learn a few things about the team they expect to have in 2019.
UPDATED: Wed., April 24, 2019, 5:46 p.m.
Mock drafts are made to be broken. And the Seahawks made sure everyone’s mocks were off-course before the draft even started with Tuesday’s Frank Clark trade, meaning Seattle now has …
UPDATED: Tue., April 16, 2019, 10:36 p.m.
Shane Bieber pitched six strong innings as the Cleveland Indians defeated host Seattle 4-2 Tuesday night, sending the Mariners to their fifth consecutive loss.
UPDATED: Mon., April 15, 2019, 11:50 p.m.
Trevor Bauer allowed one run in 6 2/3 innings as the Cleveland Indians sent the host Mariners to a 6-4 defeat Monday night, Seattle’s fourth loss in a row.
UPDATED: Sun., April 14, 2019, 4:20 p.m.
Aledmys Diaz led off the seventh inning with a home run to break a tie as the Houston Astros rallied to defeat the host Mariners 3-2 Sunday afternoon, extending their …
UPDATED: Sat., April 13, 2019, 9:10 p.m.
Jose Altuve homered for the fifth consecutive game and Justin Verlander pitched six dominant innings as the Houston Astros defeated the host Seattle Mariners 3-1 Saturday night.
Fri., April 12, 2019, 10:44 p.m.
Jose Altuve and Yuli Gurriel hit grand slams as the Houston Astros defeated the host Mariners 10-6 Friday night, snapping Seattle’s six-game winning streak.
UPDATED: Mon., April 8, 2019, 9:05 p.m.
Edwin Encarnacion hit two home runs in the sixth inning, becoming the fifth player to do so twice in a career, as the Mariners defeated the host Kansas City Royals …
UPDATED: Sun., April 7, 2019, 3:43 p.m.
Daniel Vogelbach went 3 for 4 with a double, two home runs and six RBIs as the Mariners defeated the host Chicago White Sox 12-5 Sunday afternoon.