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Eagle practices looking more like game week

Eastern Washington’s football practices are beginning to have that game-week feel.

Eastern takes different direction in signing impressive class

In almost every way, Eastern Washington broke new ground on National Signing Day.

EWU recruit Jason Talley a big find for Eastern

Jason Talley is following the path of his older brother, but he could leave an even bigger footprint.

Vernon Adams Jr. invited to NFL Combine

Vernon Adams Jr. is trending.

It’s official: EWU hires Eti Ena to coach defensive line

Eastern Washington graduate and former Eagle assistant Eti Ena has returned to coach the Eagles’ defensive line, head coach Beau Baldwin said Thursday.

EWU wide receiver Cooper Kupp picks up fifth All-America award

Eastern Washington University wide receiver Cooper Kupp has earned his fifth All-America award of the season.

Three Eagles recognized on AP All-America team

The honors keep rolling in for a trio of Eastern Washington football players.

EWU QB coach Zak Hill takes offensive coordinator job at Hawaii

Eastern Washington assistant Zak Hill has been hired as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach at the University of Hawaii, he said Thursday.

Cooper Kupp followed his heart in decision to stay at EWU

After hearing for weeks why he should leave Eastern Washington University and pursue his dreams, Cooper Kupp paused to consider the reality:

EWU’s Cooper Kupp one of three finalists for FCS top player

Eastern Washington wide receiver Cooper Kupp is one of three finalists for the Football Championship Subdivision’s equivalent of the Heisman Trophy.

EWU receiver Cooper Kupp named Big Sky offensive MVP

Cooper Kupp made more history on Tuesday. After another record-breaking season, the Eastern Washington junior became only the second wide receiver in 42 years to win the Big Sky Conference’s …

Eastern’s eighth straight winning season fails to live up to expectations

“An interesting year,” Eastern Washington football coach Beau Baldwin called it a few moments after the 2015 season ended in a 34-31 loss to Portland State on Saturday night at …

EWU notebook: Eagles seniors set high standard

The scoreboard reflected off his face, Eastern Washington offensive lineman Clay DeBord walked slowly toward the Eagles’ locker room Saturday night.

Eastern Washington’s frustrating football season ends with loss to Portland State

As the Portland State players broke from victory formation one last time, cold reality sunk in for the the Eastern Washington players and coaches after a 34-31 Big Sky Conference …

It’s win-or-go-home time for Eastern football

The playoffs have arrived early this year at Roos Field, the product of circumstances that no self-described expert on Big Sky Conference football could have predicted. On Saturday afternoon, preaseason …

EWU’s Cooper Kupp may be headed to NFL, but Saturday’s game is the focus

Cooper Kupp is looking to his future, but for now that doesn’t extend past Saturday. That’s when Kupp and his Eastern Washington teammates face Portland State in a must-win football …

Reilly Hennessey gets starting nod at QB for Eastern

Redshirt freshman Reilly Hennessey will start at quarterback for Eastern Washington when the Eagles face Portland State on Saturday in the final regular-season game of the season, coach Beau Baldwin …

Portland State’s Bruce Barnum has fond memories of Eastern

Ask Portland State football coach Bruce Barnum about his playing days at Eastern Washington and he’ll give you a simple answer: “I didn’t.”

Eastern needs win and some help from playoff committee

There’s plenty to play for in Saturday’s regular-season finale against Portland State, and the Eastern Washington Eagles should be able to summon the necessary emotion on Senior Day with their …

EWU humbled in blowout loss to Montana

Eastern Washington has spent a season living on the edge.

Must-win time for Eagles and Grizzlies

Their fans might be offended at the notion, but the Montana and Eastern Washington football teams are looking very much alike these days

Both Montana and Eastern face QB issues

Eastern Washington isn’t the only team with a quarterback quandary.

Eastern Washington Eagles struggling to adapt on the fly in recent weeks

In so many ways, football practice at Roos Field on Tuesday was all about adjusments.

Eagles threaten to unleash two-headed monster at quarterback against Montana

Call it a quarterback controversy, if you will. Beau Baldwin doesn’t see it that way.

Eastern couldn’t stop NAU on third-down plays

For Eastern Washington’s defense, the tone was set early in Saturday’s 52-30 loss to Northern Arizona.

EWU’s Aaron Neary refuses to be overlooked

Aaron Neary is getting noticed – again. Most of the pro scouts who drop by Eastern Washington football practices are there to check on Neary, an All-American left guard with …

UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 4, 2015, 7:24 p.m.

Big Sky notebook: Lumberjacks enter EWU game on hot streak

Call it bad timing, but Eastern Washington will face the hottest team in the Big Sky Conference when it hosts Northern Arizona on Saturday.

UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 3, 2015, 11:06 p.m.

Fourth-ranked Eastern awaits emergence of running game

The football season is in the home stretch – the perfect time for Eastern Washington’s running game to hits its stride.

UPDATED: Wed., Oct. 28, 2015, 6 p.m.

Big Sky notes: Weber State’s fortunes tied to QB Jadrian Clark

As Weber State coach Jay Hill puts it, his team’s fortunes follow those of quarterback Jadrian Clark.

Eastern Washington Eagles relish high-pressure situations

Football teams are seldom given to self-reflection, especially in late October.