Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 9/7/13
Filling their roles Let’s not sugarcoat it: Washington hammered Boise State into the ground last Saturday. The Huskies dominated on both sides of the ball, but couldn’t have put up 38 points without their lethal offense, which improved leaps and bounds from last year. Washington has a number of established offensive threats: the hyper-athletic Kasen Williams at wide receiver, the shifty Bishop Sankey at running back, and the monstrous Austin Seferian-Jenkins at tight end. The only problem last year was almost the entire offense ran through these three players. And while all three will undoubtedly play huge roles for the Huskies this season, Washington will be significantly better now that Keith Price has other options. John Ross The smallest and least hyped of Washington’s incoming wide receivers, John Ross smashed expectations Saturday with four catches for 39 yards, while also returning two kicks for 41 yards. Consistently singled out by the coaching staff as one of the hardest w...
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