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CHRIS PETERSEN RUMORS

Chris Petersen on facing Boise State as Washington head coach.

Chris Petersen. Image via FOX News. Sept. 4 will mark a sort of homecoming for Washington head coach Chris Petersen. The Huskies will travel to Boise State, where Petersen coached from 2006-2013, to open the 2015 season against the Broncos.Taking his turn through the ESPN Pac-12 Car Wash, Petersen described his mixed feelings toward returning to the infamous blue turf where he made...
Via Shirts With Random Triangles
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Huskies' Chris Petersen not looking forward to Boise return

SEATTLE (AP) These are the questions Chris Petersen would rather not face. No, not the ones about his first season at Washington and the debate that came with an 8-6 record and a flop in the Cactus Bowl against Oklahoma State. Or the questions about how much of a step the Huskies will likely take backward in his second season with the amount of talent that has departed. Petersen...
Via AP on Fox
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Boise State Looks To Take The Next Step; Eyes College Football Playoff

Some thought transitioning from former coach Chris Petersen would bring troubled times to the Boise State program. Petersen, who built the Boise State football program during his eight-year tenure that included a Bobby Dodd Coach of the Year Award in 2010, handed the keys to Bryan Harsin, who kept the winning standard going during his first year as head coach. Boise State took home...
Via The Blue Turf
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Petersen, Patterson, Purple, Perseverance: Can Washington Follow TCU’s Path?

One team is coached by a Patterson, the other by a Petersen. They’ve both had quarterbacks step away from football, burned out and in need of adjustments beyond the theater of competitive athletics. They’ve both endured ugly off-field incidents and general friction with players who were supposed to be anchors of their defense. They have been forced to endure a lot of adversity...
Via The Student Section
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington Huskies 2015 Preview and Prediction

Chris Petersen’s first order of business in the Pac-12 was to change the culture at Washington. Reworking a locker room’s mentality...
Via Athlon Sports
May 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Was Arizona’s Rich Rodriguez Happy When Washington Hired Chris Petersen? “Hell No”

Rich Rodriguez, thankfully for us, does not have much of a filter when speaking to the media.  Today, the Arizona football coach is meeting with reporters to preview his team’s game against Washington. The No. 14-ranked Wildcats are set to host the Huskies at Arizona Stadium. Arizona remains alive in the chase for the Pac-12 South title.  Washington is led by a first-year coach...
Via College Spun
November 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Petersen a home run for Huskies

The University of Washington made a major splash in the college football world by announcing its hiring of Boise State’s Chris Petersen as the school’s new head coach. Such a hire has been universally lauded by pundits across the country as a tremendous coup for the program, one which loudly announces the Huskies’ presence as a force to be reckoned with in the coming years...
Via In The Neutral Zone
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Chris Petersen officially named new head coach at Washington

Chris Petersen is the new head football coach at Washington, the school announced today. Petersen replaces Steve Sarkisian, who left earlier this week to become the head coach at USC. Petersen also was a candidate for the USC job. “On behalf of the University of Washington and the entire Husky Nation, I am proud to […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Blue in Boise: Petersen’s exit creates another vacancy

Some very surprising news came out this morning regarding the Washington Huskies’ search for a new head coach, as Joe Schad reported that longtime Boise State head coach Chris Petersen has agreed to a deal to replace Steve Sarkisian in Seattle. Petersen’s tenure at Boise State was nothing short of spectacular, as the former Broncos’ offensive coordinator took over following...
Via isportsweb.com
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Washington offers Boise State's Chris Petersen big contract

As we detailed earlier in the week, Boise State head coach Chris Petersen had a long flirtation with USC about the school’s then-vacant head coaching position. USC and Petersen both came to the conclusion that he wasn’t a fit at the school, but now the long-time Broncos’ coach is being courted for the Washington job, which was recently vacated by USC’s new head coach, Steve...
Via Rumors and Rants
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss
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