How NFL journey began for Coug OL

PULLMAN -- For Cougar o-lineman Wade Jacobson, it was a nerve-wracking 24 hours following the draft. The uncertainty, the insecurity, the improbability -- it all had Jacobson an anxious mess. After a pain-staking night of thinking, his finally phone rang. The Washington Redskins wanted him, and he wanted the Washington Redskins.
April 29, 2013

Wade, Travis wait while Tuel, Wilson gear up

GIL BRANDT, THE analyst and former Cowboys general manager, says Jeff Tuel was one of the top undrafted NFL prospects this weekend and believes the Cougar quarterback has the ability "to be an eventual starter in the right situation." Whether Buffalo, where Tuel is headed on a free-agent contract, is that place remains to be seen but the road certainly won't be easy.
April 27, 2013

NFL Draft: Forecasting the Cougars

IF NFLDRAFTSCOUT.COM and are right, Washington State's Jeff Tuel will be taken Saturday in the seventh round of the NFL draft. Offensive lineman Wade Jacobson, meanwhile, doesn't appear on the depth charts of many draft forecasters, but he tells he's hearing encouraging words from several NFL teams. He also has a legend in his corner.
April 23, 2013

Cougs post some head-turning Pro Day numbers

PULLMAN – It's a small group of graduating seniors for Washington State in 2013 and the question looms: Are there NFL-caliber prospects among them? If WSU's NFL Pro Day proved anything Thursday, it's that some Cougs will, at the least, be wild cards come draft day next month. Indeed, from this chair, the event was a raging success.
March 7, 2013

LIVE: at WSU Pro Day

COUGFAN.COM's JOE DOYLE is at the WSU Pro Day and has been lighting up the twittersphere. Among the early high points, Wade Jacobson. Indeed, Doyle's article this week on Wade Jacobson's physical transformation and what that could mean for the offensive tackle is proving prophetic…
March 7, 2013

'Sculpted' Jacobson, Cougs ready for Pro Day

PULLMAN -- WSU's Pro Day is Thursday, and offensive lineman Wade Jacobson is relishing the chance to show NFL scouts all the hard work he's put in has paid off. There's been a dietary change too -- the days of eating two Subway foot-long sandwiches for lunch are long gone for Jacobson. After a rigorous offseason, which included the newfangled diet, Jacobson says he's ready to turn heads.
March 6, 2013

Pro chase has nice start for Tuel, big Wade

JEFF TUEL, always an excellent scrambler on the football field, made his latest scramble pay off at the Casino Del Sol All-Star Game, and now heads to a second all-star game, this Saturday in Southern California, before moving to Florida for intense training with his old batterymate Marquess Wilson.
January 15, 2013

More Apple Cup Photos

PULLMAN -- Some images will be seared into the mind's eye forever, like Gino Simone's remarkable, and critical, third-down pass reception from Jeff Tuel. Or Toni Pole's overtime interception. Or the 61-yard strike from Jeff Tuel to Dominique Williams. But that's just a small fraction of the color and pageantry captured with the camera lens Friday in Martin Stadium.
November 24, 2012