Marquess Wilson this year’s Alshon Jeffery

The Chicago Bears received a breakout season from second-year wide receiver Alshon Jeffery last season and could have another breakout star on the roster in last year’s seventh round pick Marquess Wilson who will be relied upon heavily to replace the departed Earl Bennett. “I think he showed that we can work with him and develop him,” Trestman said Sunday at the NFL owners’...
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Washington State on Mike Leach: No abuse or inappropriate behavior

Back in November, Washington State Cougars wide receiver Marquess Wilson claimed to have been “phyically, emotionally, and verbally abused” by head coach Mike Leach and other members of the staff. The allegations came after Wilson was suspended indefinitely by Leach. The Cougars stood by Leach but still launched an investigation into the allegations. After consultation with...
Via College Football Section
December 14, 2012  |  Discuss

Marquess Wilson charges Washington State with abuse as he quits program

When Marquess Wilson left the Washington State football team after being suspended from that program he did it with a bang. Wilson issued a press statement that will now create a huge swarm of drama for a program that is already somewhat under fire. It is in its entirety below. Please Click Here To Read This Story
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November 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Wilson blasts program on way out of town

STANDOUT WASHINGTON STATE wide receiver Marquess Wilson spoke plainly about his departure from the program Saturday. Wilson, who has been suspended since he walked off the Cougars’ practice field Sunday, did not return a phone call from CF.C seeking comment. But Wilson did release a statement about his decision to leave the program through his hometown newspaper, the Visalia Times-Delta.
November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Leach accused of abuse again

Nearly three years after leaving Texas Tech under similar circumstances, Mike Leach has once again been accused of abuse from a player on his team.

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November 10, 2012  |  1 Comment

Marquess Wilson Quits Washington State Football Team Over ‘Abuse’ From Mike Leach, WSU Coaches

Washington State and their star wide receiver have differing views over their recent split. The Cougars announced on Wednesday that Marquess Wilson was suspended from the team indefinitely for violating team rules. Wilson released a statement on Sunday saying that he left the team over abuse from WSU coaches. “It is with a heavy heart that I announce my decision to forgo playing...
November 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Wilson's prep coach: WR could lose millions

THE HIGH SCHOOL COACH of suspended Washington State football star Marquess Wilson said he hopes the junior rejoins the Cougars this season, but fears he may turn pro. “If he decides to go pro this year, it’s going to cost him millions of dollars,” Tulare (Calif.) Union coach Darren Bennett said in a telephone interview with CF.C on Wednesday.
November 07, 2012  |  Discuss

WSU Cougars breaking news: Marquess Wilson suspended from team

Star receiver suspended Reports are coming in that Washington State wide receiver Marquess Wilson was suspended from the team Monday morning. The reason behind the suspension has, so far, been undisclosed. But also released Monday were reports that Wilson had “stormed out of practice” Sunday night after refusing to participate in drills. It’s yet to be seen if the two are related...
Via NorthWest Sports Beat
November 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Washington State Postgame: WR Marquess Wilson

The Washington State receiver, Marquess Wilson, talks after the Cougars loss to Oregon in Seattle...
September 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Wilson far from only WR threat says Simmons

PULLMAN — College football fans are already quite familiar with Wazzu's Marquess Wilson, a potential All-America wideout who keeps defensive coordinators up 'til dawn thinking of ways to stop him. But the Cougars' new outside receivers coach Dennis Simmons says there are other WSU wide receivers not to be overlooked -- guys he expects to put up big-time numbers in 2012.
March 01, 2012  |  Discuss

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