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EWU football chat, Sept. 21

Join S-R beat writer Jim Allen as he covers Eastern Washington football in today’s live chat

John Blanchette: Mike Kramer takes his shot at radio booth

What few college football games aren’t aired on television or streamed into your phone are on trusty old radio, the most taken-for-granted medium for sports.

Big Sky football off to confounding start as conference play begins

Has any Big Sky Conference football season seen a more head-scratching start?

Young Eastern Washington football players enjoyed spotlight in New York

It took the bright lights of New York to bring a few young Eagles out of the shadows.

Montana will start redshirt freshman QB against EasternWashington

Montana football will face a few defining moments on the football field this season, but nothing like this.

First things first: Eagles get first win for first-year head coach Aaron Best

The biggest takeaway from Eastern Washington’s trip to New York was the only one that mattered. A victory.

UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 15, 2017

Fordham has been waiting for chance to challenge Eastern Washington

New Yorkers will barely bat an eye when Eastern Washington takes the football field Saturday.

Playing or not, Fordham running back Chase Edmonds makes a big impact

Yards and touchdowns can’t begin to measure what Chase Edmonds has meant to the Fordham football program.

Eastern Washington football live chat Sept 14, the full replay

Here’s the full transcript of Thursday’s EWU football live chat with Spokesman-Review beat writer Jim Allen.

EWU Chat, Sept. 14

Join Eastern Washington beat writer Jim Allen at noon as he discusses Eagle football

Success, location, money complicate Eastern Washington’s ability to schedule

As Eastern Washington flies across the country in search of its first football win of the season, it’s fair to wonder when the Fordham Rams will return the favor.

It’s rise and shine as Eastern Washington prepares for East Coast trip

The alarm clocks went off early Tuesday morning at Eastern Washington. By 9:30 a.m. the Eagles were practicing at Roos Field, trying to get in the zone.

Cooper Kupp, Rams shine in NFL opener

Call it a rookie mistake. Seconds after scoring his first NFL touchdown Sunday,

EWU Eagles will travel across the country in pursuit of first win

Fans are in an uproar ahead of Eastern Washington’s game at Fordham, and who could blame them?

EWU’s Jack Sendelbach leads defense with 13 tackles, recovers two fumbles

Even during a 27-point loss, the Eastern Washington defense found some things to build on Saturday afternoon. Many of them involved reserve linebacker Jack Sendelbach, who had a game-high 13 …

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 9, 2017

Eastern Washington’s offense struggles through 0-2 start to season

What’s wrong with the Eastern Washington offense? For the second week in a row, the Eagles moved in fits and spurts, with a disconnected passing game, anemic running and an …

UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 7, 2017

Work ethic drives Eastern Washington’s Andre Lino

Andre Lino has carried a lunch pail longer than he can remember.

Schools make contingency plans while hoping smoky skies abate by Saturday

Will college football in the Inland Northwest be saved from smoky skies this weekend?

Eastern Washington, North Dakota State haven’t forgotten epic 2010 playoff game

Seven years later, it’s still a fumble. North Dakota State football fans will get another poignant reminder of that fact on Saturday.

UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 5, 2017

Smoke and poor air quality play havoc with college, high school teams

From Pullman to the Canadian border, from colleges to high schools, smoky skies played havoc with local sports teams Tuesday.

UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 4, 2017

First look: North Dakota State at Eastern Washington

How good is North Dakota State? The scoreboard offered few clues on Saturday.

UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 3, 2017

Eastern Washington coaches quick to pick up the pieces from Texas Tech loss

Credit the Eastern Washington coaches for not hanging their heads Saturday night.

Difference maker: Eastern Washington had no answers for Texas Tech quarterback Nic Shimonek

The biggest wild card in the deck came up aces Saturday afternoon.

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017

Eastern Washington wide receivers had their moments, but not enough of them

Eastern Washington fans were probably thinking it midway through the first quarter of Saturday’s game at Texas Tech: Last year’s receivers would have caught that ball.

Eastern Washington players feel cool, confident headed into Texas Tech game

The Eastern Washington football players weren’t exactly sweating with nerves as they walked onto the Texas Tech campus Friday night

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 31, 2017

Eastern Washington game at Texas Tech in 2008 was the start of something big

It wasn’t much of a game, but it was the beginning of something great for Eastern Washington football.

UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 2, 2017

Can Eastern Washington win its sixth Big Sky football title in eight years? Yes

Picking the Big Sky Conference football race is never easy, but here goes.

Eastern Washington football chat - the full transcript

We had a lively chat Thursday on all things Eastern Washington football

Texas Tech QB Nic Shimonek ready for his chance as Eastern Washington visits

Texas Tech quarterback Nic Shimonek can find an open receiver 40 yards downfield. He also can restore your furniture.

Influx of Texas Tech transfers makes it harder for Eastern Washington to prepare

These are desperate times at Texas Tech, and the Red Raiders have responded in kind.