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Hello Followers. Hope you're having a great week.
In case you missed it, Mike Leach conducted his final official press conference for hte 2012 season. And with that, the ribbon is officially tied on 2012 Cougar football.
For a few, post press conference thoughts on that and a bit more, read on.
First and foremost, in yesterday's press conference, Leach noted that Marquess Wilson essentially recanted his entire "abuse" story in front of WSU and Pac-12 investigators. And truly, this is no surpise. When you heard about the details of the press release--namely, that it was written and released by Mr. Wilson's stepfather--it became pretty apparent that, if there was no abuse, this was case of a parent getting far too involved in their kid's business.
So, what now? Well, it sure seems that Leach has closed the door on Marquess. And while understandable, I really hope he changes his mind. Personally, if I'm Marquess, the BEST w...
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TEMPE, Ariz. Cardinals center Rich Ohrnberger is comfortable with quarterback Ryan Lindley's hands between his legs:
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TEMPE, Ariz. Ken Whisenhunt is the only coach in Cardinals history to coach in a Super Bowl. Hes the only Cardinals coach with double-digit playoff wins in franchise history, and he has four of the clubs six postseason victories.
Unless Whisenhunt can work some magic with an offensive lineup that borders on tragic hes about to equal and maybe soon surpass -- an unwanted additional...
Last week: 22 (-6)
Net points per drive: -0.19 (22nd)
DVOA: -7.9% (22nd)
Weighted DVOA: -8.7% (22nd)
Tier 7: Terrible
LG Daryn Colledge: Did not allow a pressure on 55 pass block snaps
RG Adam Snyder: Did not allow a pressure on 55 pass block snaps, 1 penalty
CB Patrick Peterson: Did not allow a catch on 2 attempts, 1 interception, 4 solo tackles, 2 stops, 4 punt...
WASHINGTON STATE’S recruiting toehold in Florida began under the previous staff but Mike Leach appears ready to dive back into the Sunshine State. The Cougs have offered a highly touted prep defensive end who holds over 20 full rides and tells CF.C he is in the process of scheduling official visits. Will WSU land one of his five trips?
Kevin Kolb is likely to be sidelined again this week, which means rookie quarterback Ryan Lindley will get another start for the Cardinals.While Arizona has to feel that this year has slipped away from them, Rex Ryan is determined that his Jets will finish strong enough to slip into the playoffs.At 4-7 they’ll need to run the table, starting this week at home.All five remaining...
The New York Jets host the Arizona Cardinals on Sunday in a game where both teams are surprised about where they stand at this point in the season."We feel we're a better football team than our record indicates, and I'm sure they do as well," said Rex Ryan on Wednesday. "They should feel that way. Both teams are hungry for a win, and I think there probably...
Both the New York Jets and Arizona Cardinals are battling injures leading up to Sunday's matchup. Find out the latest updates from each squad on today's injury report.
With the coaching carousel spinning furiously, CBR managing editor Allen Kenney reaches out to Scott Roussel of FootballScoop.com for a podcast with the lowdown on all of the latest moves and news on a few names being tossed around for big jobs. Dave Bartoo of CFBMatrix.com also joins Allen to give his stats-based take on the coaching changes.
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