Originally written on Tireball.com  |  Last updated 11/11/12
Washington State receiver Marquess Wilson has quit the football team.Wilson who had been a starter for three seasons had been heavily criticized by head coach Mike Leach and was suspended for a game after walking out of a workout. The receiver claims that the suspension was simply a way for the University to cover up the abuse that Leach and his team is inflicting on the teams players. Below is the statement release by Wilson following his decision to quit the team. Dear Cougar Nation: It is with a heavy heart that I announce my decision to forgo playing football for Washington State University. I realize the school is saying that I am suspended for violating team policies and may return next week, but this is a lie. This is an attempt by the athletic department to cover up what is really happening in that locker room. It is been a privilege to be a Cougar, to perform on your field and wear the Crimson and Gray. I would like to thank Washington State University for giving me the opp...
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