Stories tagged: gardner minshew
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019, 4:34 p.m.
Jacksonville Jaguars receiver DJ Chark strolled through the locker room wearing a fake mustache Wednesday, an obvious and frivolous nod to quarterback Gardner Minshew.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2019, 6:41 p.m.
Matt Calkins: Gardner Minshew isn’t the Northwest’s first out-of-nowhere sports story, but he may be the best
Move over Movember, Meptember is in the spotlight now. Gardner Minshew and his signature mustache are captivating the nation the way they did the state of Washington a year ago.
Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 11:47 p.m.
The Air Raid offense has a way of ballooning statistics, but even within that stratosphere, Anthony Gordon is on pace for quite a season.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019, 9:55 p.m.
Saturday was a busy night for awards and trophies at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019, 12:19 a.m.
Children peeked around nearby adults, or if that didn’t work, they hopped in the air, waiting for the first look at Gardner Minshew donning crimson once more.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019, 9:35 p.m.
Former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew earns first NFL win as Jacksonville Jaguars down Tennessee
Gardner Minshew threw two touchdown passes and should have had a third, Calais Campbell spearheaded another defensive gem and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Tennessee Titans 20-7 in sloppy conditions …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019, 3:52 p.m.
The way NFL quarterbacks having been going down or losing their jobs just two weeks into the season, it’s no stretch to wonder who’s next.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019, 10:02 p.m.
Washington State players, coaches not surprised to see Luke Falk, Gardner Minshew step into NFL spotlight
The recent wave of quarterback injuries in the National Football League may be an unsettling trend for anyone playing the position at the professional level, but it’s also created an …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019, 10:41 p.m.
Surrounded by a semicircle of his relatives and friends, Gardner Minshew sat back against a folding chair on the lower concourse of NRG Stadium and replayed the events that led …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019, 6:48 p.m.
Jaguars expect more substance than style from former Washington State standout Gardner Minshew ahead of first NFL start
The Jacksonville Jaguars believe quarterback Gardner Minshew will bring more substance than style to the huddle when he makes his first career NFL start at Houston.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 9, 2019, 7:28 p.m.
Just about every member of Washington State’s football team had the same reaction sometime after 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pull out a cell phone, click on a television, text a friend.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 9, 2019, 10:17 p.m.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have acquired quarterback Josh Dobbs in a trade with Pittsburgh, giving them a backup while Nick Foles recovers from a broken collarbone.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 8, 2019, 8:43 p.m.
In case you spent Sunday afternoon beneath a bunker, former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew made his NFL debut for the Jacksonville Jaguars, replacing Nick Foles when the franchise QB …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019, 12:50 p.m.
After waiting his turn at Washington State, quarterback Anthony Gordon is ready to step into the college football spotlight
Saturday morning, hours before Mike Leach ended any speculation and named Washington State’s starting quarterback, another piece of college football news involving a signal-caller from the Pac-12 sent a shockwave …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019, 7:03 p.m.
The Jacksonville Jaguars have released quarterback Cody Kessler. The move clears the way for rookie Gardner Minshew to become Nick Foles’ backup this fall. The Jags drafted Minshew in the …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019, 8:28 p.m.
One year after prophetic tweet, Washington State QB Gardner Minshew selected in NFL draft by Jacksonville
Gardner Minshew, the well-traveled quarterback who ventured to Washington State and broke a litany of passing records in his final college football season, was selected in the sixth round of …
Thu., April 25, 2019, 5 a.m.
Brandon, Mississippi, is supposed to be SEC country. So watching a school from the Pac-12 North infiltrate the pecking order last football season had to be unfamiliar and unprecedented – …
UPDATED: Wed., April 3, 2019, 9:56 p.m.
Twenty-eight NFL teams were in attendance in Pullman for Washington State’s Pro Day and most of the scouts were focused on three players: Andre Dillard, Gardner Minshew and James Williams.
Thu., March 7, 2019, 5 a.m.
A trio of Washington State players took on the NFL Scouting Combine’s gauntlet of strength tests, agility drills and private interviews last weekend, completing what most might argue is the …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 28, 2019, 5:27 p.m.
Over the next four days, Washington State left tackle Andre Dillard, quarterback Gardner Minshew, running back James Williams and more than 300 other pro hopefuls will dart through orange cones, …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:16 p.m.
Gardner Minshew took a break from his rigorous pre-NFL Draft training in Florida to collect the Male Sports Star of the Year, presented Thursday by the Seattle Sports Commission at …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, 9:44 p.m.
Gardner Minshew, Andre Dillard, James Williams will make up Washington State’s contingent at NFL Combine
Washington State will send a prolific quarterback, an All-American left tackle and a Swiss Army knife running back to next month’s NFL Scouting Combine.
Sat., Jan. 26, 2019, 5 a.m.
It’s supposedly basketball season at Brandon High, but in the dead of winter at the 6A school in Rankin County, Mississippi, there’s only one student brushing up on his jumper …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
The Washington State and Penn State quarterbacks represent one-fourth of the signal-callers hoping to enhance their NFL Draft profiles this week at the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Alabama.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:43 p.m.
Before he arrived at Senior Bowl, Washington State’s Gardner Minshew was already learning Kyle Shanahan’s offense
On the field, he’s the revered leader and the consummate competitor. Behind the scenes, those in Gardner Minshew’s football circle also describe him as the dogged student.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 11:05 p.m.
Senior Bowl participants were weighed and measured before they headed to the podium for media interviews Tuesday morning. For the pro clubs that place stock in the length and width …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 11:37 p.m.
Minshew’s magic 13: One defining play from each of Gardner Minshew’s games as Washington State quarterback
Now that the most productive season by a Washington State quarterback is over, it’s time to look back at some of its highlights. Here are 13 of them – one …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 7:01 p.m.
The six other finalists for the award are Oregon safety Ugo Amadi, Notre Dame cornerback Julian Love, Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray, Kansas State offensive tackle Dalton Risner, Alabama offensive tackle …
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 9:50 a.m.
Washington State’s Gardner Minshew becomes Pac-12 single season passing leader for yards, completions
Thirteen games after throwing his first pass for Washington State, Gardner Minshew has become the Pac-12’s career passing leader, usurping former Cal and current Los Angeles Rams quarterback Jared Goff …
Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 8:13 p.m.
Harvey, a redshirt senior from Florida, was flagged after leveling Cougars quarterback Gardner Minshew on a 7-yard scramble in the second quarter. On third-and-11, the linebacker led with his helmet …