Stories tagged: Chris Petersen
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 10, 2019, 8:12 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Chris Petersen’s recruiting ability should have Washington fans stoked, opponents scared
Anytime Washington football coach Chris Petersen opens his mouth, there’s potential for headline news.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019, 8:52 p.m.
Impressions from the first day of Washington Huskies fall camp: Start your engines … the QB competition is on
The first day of fall football camp at Husky Stadium was such a big thing Friday that the Blue Angels showed up.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019, 4:54 p.m.
Let’s shut our eyes and pretend that, if these five questions are effectively answered, Washington will break through its recent 10-win barrier.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019, 6:24 p.m.
When Washington’s defense sprints onto the Husky Stadium turf on Aug. 31, All-American linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven won’t be there.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019, 7:26 p.m.
It has been 93 days since Washington’s Spring Preview. Ninety-three long, uneventful, mostly sunny Seattle summer days. If you’re like most healthy humans, you slept somewhere between 550 and 850 …
UPDATED: Sat., July 13, 2019, 11:43 a.m.
As usual, Mike Leach and Chris Petersen top the annual state employee salaries list.
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019, 8:02 p.m.
The new-look defense dominated Washington’s Spring Preview on Saturday, turning in 11 tackles for loss, six sacks and two interceptions.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019, 6:20 p.m.
The Rose Bowl is in the rearview mirror. What’s next for the Washington Huskies?
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019, 7:24 p.m.
On national signing day, Washington added four-star linebacker Daniel Heimuli to an already stacked 2019 defensive class.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 6:22 p.m.
UW didn’t look prepared for Tuesday’s Rose Bowl, coming out flat in the first half and punting on six of its first seven drives en route to its third consecutive …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 5:44 p.m.
Three years ago, UW had just clawed its way to the Heart of Dallas Bowl. It’s been straight up from there, and the Huskies’ next goal is winning a big-time …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 11:18 p.m.
The Rose Bowl between Ohio State and Washington will mix old and new, as the Big Ten and Pac-12 champions will play in Pasadena for the first time in the …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 20, 2018, 5:16 p.m.
Matt Calkins: The key to Chris Petersen’s recruiting success at UW is hidden in Huskies’ number of scholarship offers
The Huskies only offered 91 scholarships for this class, which was the third-lowest among Power 5 schools. The average number of offers was 232. Oregon made 335.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 19, 2018, 9:03 p.m.
Asa Turner, a top-200 national recruit, committed to the Huskies in July but is reportedly considering a flip to Notre Dame.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 18, 2018, 9:59 p.m.
UW’s top recruiting priority? Big defensive tackles. On the eve of Signing Day, it looks to have paid off
After missing out on five-star Marlon Tuipulotu two years ago, the Huskies are set to sign four of the nation’s top 30 defensive tackles in the 2019 class. Jacob Bandes, …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 12:07 a.m.
Jake Browning, Myles Gaskin and UW’s breakthrough senior class preparing for final game at Husky Stadium
This senior class has led the Huskies to 36 wins, just three wins shy of the school record over a four-year period.
UPDATED: Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 9:29 p.m.
Washington coach Chris Petersen says indications are that left tackle Trey Adams intends to return for a fifth season after missing most of this one because of a back injury.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 1, 2018, 6:43 p.m.
The offensive coordinator, Chris Petersen knows, is often an easy target for backlash. And that has certainly been the case this week for Bush Hamdan, Washington’s offensive coordinator who is …
Mon., Oct. 29, 2018, 7:02 p.m.
Chris Petersen tried to make it clear Monday that his decision to bench quarterback Jake Browning during Washington’s loss to California was an attempt to spark the Huskies’ sluggish offense …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 24, 2018, 5:14 p.m.
A quote attributed to Chris Petersen circulated last week, even being read on CBS nationally: “If we had Alabama’s schedule, we’d be undefeated.” The problem? Petersen didn’t actually say that.
UPDATED: Tue., Oct. 16, 2018, 6:37 p.m.
Washington coach Chris Petersen has spent a couple of days analyzing what went wrong in the Huskies’ 30-27 overtime loss to the Ducks. He acknowledges he would like a “do-over” …
UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 3, 2018, 8:58 p.m.
Chris Petersen has said repeatedly that it’s awfully difficult to slow down Washington quarterback Jake Browning if he is given the chance to scan the field and set his feet. …
Fri., Sept. 28, 2018, 4:48 p.m.
Veteran quarterback Tanner Mangum and the BYU Cougars (3-1) have been one of the big surprises during the first month of the regular season. Taking down the Washington Huskies (3-1) …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 20, 2018, 10:46 p.m.
A year after ESPN’s infamous cupcake broadcast, ESPN is back at Husky Stadium … at night … for UW-Arizona State. Washington and the worldwide leader are working on repairing their …
Thu., Aug. 30, 2018, 6 a.m.
Role reprisal: With 0-12 season in the past, the Washington Huskies are once again national title contenders
Even back in the bad, bad days of 0-12 – just a decade ago, can you believe it? – the Washington Huskies did their best to pass themselves off as …
UPDATED: Mon., Aug. 27, 2018, 8:05 p.m.
The No. 6 Huskies are heading back to Atlanta for their highly anticipated season opener against No. 9 Auburn on Saturday (12:30 p.m. PT, ABC), and UW coach Chris Petersen …
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 18, 2018, 7:36 p.m.
When Myles Gaskin first arrived at Washington, the outside expectations for the Huskies were very different. They weren’t seen as an overwhelming favorite in the Pac-12.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 9, 2018, 4:46 p.m.
Back from a season-ending injury, Chico McClatcher ready to make impact again for Washington Huskies
The ankle injury that ended Chico McClatcher’s season in the Huskies’ Pac-12 opener against Colorado a year ago – and kept him out of eight games and a bowl appearance …
Mon., Aug. 6, 2018, 7:53 p.m.
The Washington Huskies want more out of Tevis Bartlett, and the senior linebacker believes he’s capable of doing just that.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 2, 2018, 6:46 p.m.
The Washington Huskies open fall camp on Friday afternoon with plenty of reasons for optimism. Among them, the Huskies were picked sixth in the preseason coaches’ poll on Thursday. But …