WASHINGTON HUSKIES NEWS

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...
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7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Huskies Land 3-star TE Jacob Kizer

The Washington Huskies have added a commitment from 2016 3-star tight end Jacob Kizer. Kizer, a tight end/defensive end from West Salem (Ore.) High School, committed to the Huskies on Saturday afternoon.According to Scout.com, Kizer is 6'5" and 240 pounds. Kizer is the seventh member of the Huskies 2016 class. He chose Washington over offers from Oregon State, Washington State and...
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1 day ago  |  Discuss

UW Football: A tale of Four Quarterbacks, K.J. Carta-Samuels

      With the retirement of Cyler Miles and transfer of Troy Williams, the Huskies will have four quarterbacks who come into the 2015 season with a chance to win the starting job: Jeff Lindquist, Junior (for a preview of Lindquist click here) Tony Rodriguez, JUCO Transfer (for a preview of Rodriguez click here) K.J. Carta-Samuels, Redshirt Freshman Jake Browning, Freshman...
Via Seattle Side Up!
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington LB Drew Lewis dismissed from team

Washington Huskies linebacker and redshirt freshman Drew Lewis has been dismissed from the program for what is only being called a “violation of team rules.” John Taylor of NBC Sports’ College Football Talk reported Lewis’ dismissal, which was initially reported via a short statement from the university. Lewis was expected to play on special teams this season. Prior to joining...
Via Campus Sports Net
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Huskies kick redshirt freshman LB Drew Lewis off team

A rough offseason for the Huskies has gotten a little bit rougher as the program has announced the release of redshirt linebacker Drew Lewis.In a short press release, Washington announced that Lewis had been dismissed from the program by head coach Chris Petersen.Lewis, a three-star prospect in the 2014 recruiting class, was once rated as the No. 7 player in the state of Washington...
Via Fox Sports
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Huskies land 3-star wide receiver Aaron Fuller

The Washington Huskies have landed 2016 3-star wide receiver Aaron Fuller from Lucas, Texas. Fuller, a 5'10", 170 pound slot receiver, totaled 1,400 yards and 22 touchdowns as a junior in 2014. He chose Washington over offers from Wisconsin, Iowa, Northwestern and Boston College.Fuller is the sixth 2016 verbal commitment for Washington and the first wide receiver.(h/t SB Nation...
Via Fox Sports
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Travis Feeney, Cory Littleton named to Butkus Award watch list

Washington linebackers Travis Feeney and Cory Littleton have been named to the Butkus Award watch list.The Butkus Award is presented annually to the nation's top linebacker. Last year, UCLA's Erik Kendricks took home the award.Feeney, a senior, started nine games for the Huskies in 2014 and was named UW's special teams player of the year. Littleton, also a senior, started four games...
Via Fox Sports
14 days ago  |  Discuss

UW Football: A Tale of four Quarterbacks, a Preview of Tony Rodriguez

With the retirement of Cyler Miles and transfer of Troy Williams, the Huskies will have four quarterbacks who come into the 2015 season with a chance to win the job:   Jeff Lindquist Junior (for a preview of Lindquist click here) Tony Rodriguez JUCO Transfer K.J. Carta-Samuels Redshirt freshman Jake Browning Freshman Today we preview Tony Rodriguez. In June, head Coach Chris...
Via Seattle Side Up!
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Huskies get commitment from 4-star LB Camilo Eifler

The Washington Huskies have landed a major commitment from 4-star LB Camilo Eifler. Eifler, who is from Oakland, Calif., is the No. 13 outside linebacker in the class, per 247 Sports, and the No. 173 player in the 2016 class.Here's what Eifler had to say about Washington earlier this week:“I feel like I can really contributed to their program defensively,” Eifler told Scout...
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18 days ago  |  Discuss

Joshua Perkins named to John Mackey Award watch list

Senior tight end Joshua Perkins has been named to the John Mackey Award watch list. The Mackey Award is presented annually to the nations most outstanding tight end.Perkins played in 12 games in 2014 and finished with 25 catches for 315 yards and three touchdowns. Former Husky Austin Seferian-Jenkins became the first Husky ever to win the Mackey Award in 2013.(h/t Washington Huskies...
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20 days ago  |  Discuss

Budda Baker named to Paul Hornung Award watch list

Washington Huskies defensive back Budda Baker has been named to the Paul Hornung Award watch list, which is given annually to the nations "most versatile player".Baker was one of 44 players named to the list and one of eight Pac-12 players named. The University of Washington is looking to Baker to complete a back-to-back for the Hornung Award. UW linebacker/running back Shaq Thompson...
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22 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 Bloguin Best
25 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
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Bloguin Top 50: No. 41 — Washington

Washington Huskies 2014 Record: 8-6 (lost bowl game) 1 Burning Question: Will talent compute in wins on the field for Washington? Despite having several players taken in the first few rounds of the NFL draft last season, the individual talent on the field has not translated into team success just yet for Washington. In addition, the Huskies have lost quarterback Cyler Miles before...
Via Bloguin Best
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Bloguin Top 50: No. 41 — Washington

Washington Huskies 2014 Record: 8-6 (lost bowl game) 1 Burning Question: Will talent compute in wins on the field for Washington? Despite having several players taken in the first few rounds of the NFL draft last season, the individual talent on the field has not translated into team success just yet for Washington. In addition, the Huskies have lost quarterback Cyler Miles before...
Via The Student Section
25 days ago  |  Discuss

UW Football: A Tale of four Quarterbacks, a Preview of Jeff Lindquist

With the loss of Cyler Miles to retirement and Troy Wililiams to transfer, the Huskies have four quarterbacks who come into the 2015 season with a chance to win the job: Jeff Lindquist Junior Tony Rodriguez JUCO Transfer K.J. Carta-Samuels Redshirt freshman Jake Browning Freshman Today, a 3-person panel of Richard Michelson, Brent Goodwine, and Abraham DeWeese give their projection...
Via Seattle Side Up!
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Washington QB Cyler Miles retires due to hip injury

Washington Huskies quarterback Cyler Miles has retired from football activities due to a chronic hip injury. SI.com reported the story, which was initially broken in a statement by the university. Per the school, university medical staff advised Miles that it would be “in his best interest to retire.” Miles, of course, heeded that advice and issues a statement of his own. ...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington Starting QB Cyler Miles Forced to Retire Due to Hip Injury

The Washington Huskies have lost their starting quarterback just a couple months prior to the start of the 2015 season. Cyler Miles, who started 12 games as a third-year sophomore last season, had dealt with hip issues dating back to his high school years. Based largely on the opinion of doctors, the young man decided that extending his playing career just wasn’t worth his long...
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington QB Cyler Miles retires from football because of hip injury

  Washington quarterback Cyler Miles has decided to retire from college football because of a chronic hip injury. Washington announced the decision on Monday. The school said the hip injury has persisted through Miles' career and doctors have advised him not to keep playing. Miles was suspended for spring practice last year after his role in two on-campus assaults in February 2014...
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June 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Washington QB Cyler Miles retires from football

SEATTLE (AP) Washington quarterback Cyler Miles has decided to retire from college football due to a chronic hip injury. Washington announced the decision on Monday. The school said the hip injury has persisted through Miles' career and doctors have advised him not to keep playing. Miles was suspended for spring practice last year after his role in two on-campus assaults in February...
Via AP on Fox
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Huskies QB Cyler Miles retires due to hip injury

Washington Huskies QB Cyler Miles has decided to retire from football due to a chronic hip injury, the University announced on Monday.Miles was UW's starting QB in 2014 as a sophomore. He had taken an indefinite leave of absence from the program earlier in 2015 and did not participate in any of the spring practices.“I am grateful to Coach Petersen and his staff for all the opportunities...
Via Fox Sports
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Upshaw believes he's worth the risk, but will NBA teams?

For as long as he can remember, Robert Upshaw, the 7-foot University of Washington shot-blocking savant who has the biggest boom-bust potential in the 2015 NBA Draft, has been big. He remembers in first grade, when he was the same height as his teacher. He remembers later in elementary school, when his size started getting him in trouble. It was always on Fridays. The night before...
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June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 college football strength of schedule

Who has the toughest schedule in all of college football for the 2015 season? As you would expect, schools from the SEC are littered throughout the top ten hardest schedules, but it is the Washington Huskies out of the Pac-12 that will have the toughest lineup of opponents in 2015. By totaling win-loss records and getting win percentages, we see exactly who has the hardest road to...
Via Campus Sports Net
June 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Huskies sign JUCO WR Nik Little

The Washington Huskies have added another junior college wide receiver. This time it is 6'5" receiver Nik Little out of Golden West JC in Huntington Beach, Calif.Little, who is from Newport Beach, Calif., gives the Huskies depth at a position of need, especially given the injury John Ross III. Little was limited to two games in 2014 due to injuries. He those two games he had seven...
Via Fox Sports
June 18, 2015  |  Discuss

Huskies listed at 30/1 odds to win Pac-12 title

The Washington Huskies are currently listed as 30/1 odds to win the 2015 Pac-12 championship.Here is the complete list of current Pac-12 odds:Oregon 9-4 USC 11-4  Stanford 5-1 UCLA 5-1 Arizona St. 6-1 Arizona 7-1 Utah 10-1 California 18-1 Washington 30-1 Wash. St. 40-1 Colorado 50-1 Oregon St. 50-1(h/t CSNNW)Photo Credit: Ted S. Warren - AP Photo
Via Fox Sports
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss
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