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Washington-Boise St. Preview

Chris Petersen isn't looking forward to it, but Boise State has had its season opener circled on the calendar for reasons beyond a reunion with its former coach. Petersen's return to Boise will be the focal point when his Washington team meets the 23rd-ranked Broncos on Friday night to resume a growing rivalry he's previously spent entirely on the opposite side. After taking Boise...
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Washington head coach Chris Petersen expects return to Boise State to be awkward

Washington head coach Chris Petersen still has a ton of friends in Boise. After all, he was a coach at Boise State for over a decade. Now, as he prepares his Huskies to face off against the Broncos, he calls the matchup against his old team “awkward.”It has to be awkward for Petersen. When he takes his Huskies to Boise, he will be in the visiting locker room, walking the opposing...
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Chris Petersen says blue turf not an advantage for Boise State

While some college football fans believe the Boise State Broncos have a competitive advantage due to their blue uniforms and blue field, former head coach Chris Petersen doesn't buy that theory. “I think it’s always the guys in the blue uniforms that created the problems,” Petersen said of the advantage, according to Adam Jude of The Seattle Times.The hype leading up to Petersen...
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Chris Petersen makes QB decision, won't announce until opener

Washington Huskies head coach Chris Petersen has made a decision regarding his starting quarterback for the team's first game against Boise State on Sept. 4. However, Petersen will not announce the name of his starter until gameday.“We just really don’t think it’s an advantage to us to tell you our strategy right now at that position,” Petersen said, according to Adam Jude...
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Ranking the Toughest Games of Washington's College Football Schedule in 2015

A very difficult schedule awaits a young and rebuilding Washington footall team, under the direction of second year head coach Chris Petersen. With...
Via Athlon Sports
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Coaching 101: When simplicity really is the best policy

As we prepare for a new FBS college football season, it’s worth looking at coaching once again, this time in the form of game management. One of the more remarkable aspects of the 2014 FBS season was that on multiple occasions — not just once — two highly-credentialed head coaches committed grade-school coaching errors… and one of them defended his move days after a Saturday...
Via The Student Section
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Boise State Football: Welcome back Coach Pete

The much anticipated arrival of the 2015 College Football Season has come and the fans of the Boise State Football team are getting “amped” for the return of Coach Petersen. The Huskies of Washington are five days away from their meeting with the Broncos on the Blue. How will Coach Pete’s return actually be received by Bronco Nation? We should all respect the man for what he...
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Washington Huskies still indecisive at QB, will reveal Friday

Former head coach of the Boise State Broncos (2006-2013), Washington second-year coach Chris Petersen has expressed a three-way interest at the quarterback position to take the field this Friday against his former university. Although imparting on a policy of privacy, Petersen also states that “…naming a starter doesn’t help us a whole lot.” Yet rather, fellow PAC-12 members...
Via Campus Sports Net
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Sam Ukwuachu’s dad: Art Briles didn’t know about son’s past

The saga surrounding how much Baylor University and head football coach Art Briles knew about former defensive end and Boise State transfer Sam Ukwuachu’s violent past has taken yet another twist, as the young man’s father has now gotten involved. In a radio interview, as reported by Waco’s KWTX, Felix Ukwuachu has said that Briles had absolutely zero knowledge of his son...
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Details of Sam Ukwuachu’s last days at BSU revealed

Following Baylor defensive lineman Sam Ukwuachu’s rape conviction this week, a hot topic of conversation has been just what information Bears coach Art Briles received from former Boise State coach Chris Petersen, for whom Ukwuachu played before being dismissed from the program in spring 2013. Briles claims that he had no idea Ukwuachu had such a violent past while Petersen, now...
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11 days ago  |  Discuss

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