Originally posted on NorthWest Sports Beat  |  Last updated 7/18/13
Love-Hate Relationship Montlake is a fantastic place to play college athletics. University of Washington fans are some of the most passionate and loyal around, and unless a player gets in Venoy Overton-type trouble, Husky Nation will defend him or her to the death. With that said,  the purple and gold faithful can still be heard grumbling from time to time, about a few players more loudly than others. Keith Price Where did Teeth Price go? The bullet passes, the elusive running, the dazzling smile that charmed a nation? Somewhere in-between his 56th interception and 32nd sack*, the outpouring of love Price generated during his prodigious 2011 season evaporated. Calls for Price’s head started midseason and reached deafening levels after Price blew the Apple Cup and MAACO Bowl back-to-back to end the season. Washington fans called for Cyler Miles, Troy Williams, Jeff Lindquist, or anyone to take over next year. But Price played well enough in spring training to hold onto the starting s...
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