Posted August 28, 2012 on
PLAYERS: Mike Leach
TEAMS: Arizona Cardinals
WSU HAS 12 known verbal commitments and the remainder of the 2013 class openings figure to lean heavily towards the linemen on both sides of the ball. A three star offensive tackle prospect from the Northwest who holds a WSU offer talks with CF.C on the topics of Mike Leach, recruiting and more.

Washington State Head Coach Mike Leach talks BYU as Season Opener Approaches

With the season opener against the Brigham Young Cougars quickly approaching, Washington State Head Coach Mike Leach held a conference call over the weekend to discuss his Cougars’ season opening game at BYU. Leach called BYU “a good team,” as well as a team that “plays hard” and that is “well coached.” He recognized that BYU has a “great tradition, great setting...

CF.C EXCLUSIVE: On the record w/ Sharon Leach

HER HUSBAND, the new football coach at Washington State, is always in the spotlight. But she's a huge college football fan and says she might be more consumed by the game than her famous husband. Though we rarely hear about her, Mike Leach’s wife is everywhere - running the household, taking her teen-aged kids to school and practice when she’s not preparing meals, paying...

Scouting report: Washington State offense

Mike Leach has returned to Provo, Utah to face his alma mater this Thursday. His Washington State offense apparently will look more like the offenses during BYU’s golden age than BYU’s current offense will. Let’s take a look at what to expect.

BYU defense will face WSU’s splits

When Mike Leach was the head coach at Texas Tech, his offensive line lined up in a wider-split stance. When former Texas Tech offensive line coach and Leach assistant Robert Anae was BYU’s offensive coordinator, BYU’s offensive line employed a similar split formation. This Thursday, BYU’s defensive line will once again face the splits.

Mike Leach Returns! Washington State at BYU Preview and Prediction

This Thursday night, Mike Leach makes his return to college football as the head coach of Washington State. Leach’s Cougars will take on the Cougars of Brigham Young University in Provo. The game will be televised on ESPN starting at 10:15 ET. Washington State “Pirates” At least that should be WAZZU’s new handle as long as Mike Leach is at the Palouse. Let BYU have the...

BYU Football: Did you know? (BYU and Pac-12 Coaches)

By now, you have probably heard 100 times that the Brigham Young Cougars will play against a Pac-12 team coached by BYU alum Mike Leach in the season opener. As interesting as that sounded the first 10 times you heard it, a BYU alum coaching in the Pac-12 is hardly an anomaly.Did you know that three Pac-12 head coaches and five Pac-12 assistant coaches are BYU alumni?The head coaches...

What are realistic expectations for Cougs?

WSU FANS ARE just two days away from getting their first in-game look at the 2012 Cougs led by Mike Leach – and the energy and excitement is palpable. But before jumping the gun, Cougar fans also need to be realistic with their expectations for this season. Read on for my predictions on all 12 games on the Washington State schedule.

NEWSWIRE: Random answers to random questions

TRUTH, JUSTICE and instability in the Middle East. A conversation with a blue-ribbon political panel? No, just Washington State head man Mike Leach weighing in.

Cougar Conversations: Coach Mendenhall

There's just three days until the 2012 football season gets underway and BYU takes on Washington State in a nationally televised showdown for Cougar supremacy. After Monday's practice, Coach Mendenhall answered questions about a wide variety of topics, including his depth chart, Mike Leach's offense, and much more.

PRACTICE REPORT: Cougs wrap things up

PULLMAN – The Cougs on Tuesday held their final full practice before they play for real Thursday night at BYU. The WSU coaches preached fundamentals and technique in a session highlighted by numerous drills and non-contact scrimmaging for the starters and key reserves. Mike Leach emphasized that the BYU tilt is just another game, and there’s no reason for the Cougs to feel overly anxious.

The Pac 12 North has its very own College football supercoach

The North is Lucky There is no doubt that the Pac-12 is rich with great coaches. From experienced veterans such as Mike Riley (Oregon State Beavers) to the new guys such as Rich Rodgriguez (Arizona Wildcats) and Mike Leach (Washington State Cougars), the Pac-12 has received an influx of great coaches as of late. And yet, despite all of the talent at the coaching position, few would...

Football Friday on Thursday, Week 1 of 2012

Happy Football Friday on Thursday Cougs!  Yep, as the headline pic says - LOOKS LIKE WE MADE IT!  Football season is finally here, and tonight, the Cougs get it on in Provo with, well, the other Cougs.  What do we think will happen tonight?  Read on for this week's picks from the WSU Football Blogfathers, plus more..... SEANHAWK SEZ: Greetings Cougs, and a happy Football...

Opening Night Picks: Why You Should be Excited

Opening Night Picks: Why You Should be ExcitedReasons to be Excited about Thursday 1. Craig James will have a miserable night, watching games on his couch from “Real Street.” He will not be announcing/ruining the viewing experience of all ESPN viewers anymore. Better yet, his former network is showing the game of his nemesis Mike Leach – Washington State at BYU at 10:15pm...
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