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MIKE LEACH RUMORS & GOSSIP

Washington State Football: Mike Leach Dresses Like a Pirate at Pac-12 Media Days

Washington State head coach and noted pirate enthusiast Mike Leach dressed as a pirate at Pac-12 Media Days because of course he did. The swashbuckling Cougars coach decked himself out in a hat...Story
Via Lost Lettermen
9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Mike Leach's summer: Writes book on Geronimo, catches 350-pound Sturgeon

HOLLYWOOD -- Mike Leach's key to a successful season? "Win one game a week." The never-boring Washington State coach spoke at Pac-12 Media Days at Paramount Studios on Wednesday and gave an update on his busy summer schedule, which included a book tour of his work 'Geronimo: Leadership Strategies of an American Warrior' and the birth of a granddaughter. "...
Via Fox Sports West
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Week four opponent Washington State lurks on the arid plain

Ruthless, cunning and resourceful, Mike Leach counts Geronimo as a personal hero. In the off-season he co-authored a book about the Native American chief with Washington State English professor Buddy Levy, drawing life lessons from the leader who led an undermanned, under equipped force in a 50-year battle with the American military. Outnumbered 233-1, Geronimo was never captured...
Via The Duck Stops Here
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Photos: Mike Leach, WSU Coaching Staff Caught Some Huge Fish

Last year, in Mike Leach’s second season at Washington State, the Cougars reached a bowl game for the first time in a decade. But to take that next step and become a contender in the ultra-competitive Pac-12, Leach will have to get his players to believe in teamwork – kind of like what you’ll see below. Leach and his coaching staff took a trip to the Salmon River and caught...
Via College Spun
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Leach, Washington St. staff reel in monster sturgeon

Mike Leach and the Washington State coaching staff reeled in a couple of monster sturgeon on a fishing trip.
Via Gamedayr
June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Leach dropped f-bomb on Paul Petrino after game

Washington State enjoyed a relatively uneventful 42-0 win over Idaho on Saturday night. The Cougars cruised to victory as expected, with the most exciting part of the evening coming after the game when Washington State coach Mike Leach and Idaho coach Paul Petrino met at midfield for their handshake. Petrino was obviously upset with Leach […]
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 23, 2013  |  1 Comment

From mind of Mike Leach: Targeting rule, Geronimo

LOS ANGELES -- Mike Leach knows how to make an opening statement. Leach, the Washington State coach, was first up at the Pac-12 Media Day at Sony Studios and, when asked for some comments to start the Q&A session, Leach was short and sweet. "Alright, any questions?" Leach asked. Leach, in his second year as the Cougars head coach, quickly turned his attention to...
Via Fox Sports West
July 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Mike Leach banned from high school after pulling offer from recruit

Apparently Washington State Cougar Head Coach Mike Leach is in some trouble with DeSoto High School. Apparently he offered a recruit at DeSoto High School and then rescinded the offer. This apparently led school officials to make sure the dread pirate Leach would not be welcome at the local school. According to Dr. Saturday: Washington State offered a full ride to safety Myron Turner...
Via Throw The Flag
January 23, 2013  |  1 Comment

Leach says he is returning to Washington State

Washington State's Mike Leach says he intends to be coaching the Cougars again next season. Leach's name has come up in connection with some coaching vacancies across the country, particularly at North Carolina State. But Leach said Wednesday that he's happy in Pullman and not looking for another job. He says he wants to turn the Washington State program around. The...
Via AP on Fox
November 28, 2012  |  Discuss
ANTI-SOCIAL MEDIA

Leach bans Wazzu players from Twitter

Washington State football coach Mike Leach has banned his players from Twitter. See what inspired him to create the new rule.

Via Double Coverage Football
October 26, 2012  |  Discuss
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