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CHRIS PETERSEN RUMORS

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
4 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

Washington football: Stanford comes to Montlake

After a non-conference slate that impressed few, Washington football finally gets a true test when Stanford comes to Montlake this Saturday. The game kicks off at 1:00 pm on FOX. This game serves as a real measuring stick for Coach Petersen and staff. After a roller-coaster of a non-conference schedule, Petersen can put all of that in the rear view mirror with a big victory against...
Via isportsweb.com
September 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Petersen opts for continuity on Washington staff

New Washington coach Chris Petersen decided continuity and familiarity were what he wanted with his first coaching staff. Petersen joked Tuesday that having a solid coaching staff is one of the things that has kept him up at night. But his decision on the assistants he hired at Washington should make the transition from Boise State smoother for everyone involved. Eight of the nine...
Via AP on Fox
January 07, 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: Huskies expected to name Chris Petersen head coach

A person familiar with the decision tells The Associated Press that Chris Petersen has agreed to leave Boise State and be the football coach at Washington. The person told spoke on the condition of anonymity Friday morning because the hiring had not been announced by Washington. Petersen reportedly met with Washington athletic director Scott Woodward on Thursday night in Boise....
Via Fox Sports
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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