NFL draft outlook: Marks, Luani, other Cougs

THE NFL DRAFT gets underway in a few hours. What’s in store between now and when the draft ends Saturday for Cougars Gabe Marks, Shalom Luani, River Cracraft, Riley Sorenson and other Wazzu NFL hopefuls?
Yesterday at 11:35 AM

Coug QB Falk gives dead snap the thumbs up

SPOKANE - The Cougar centers in Saturday’s spring game were utilizing the dead snap, gripping the cone of the ball rather than the laces -- the verdict from Luke Falk? The Cougar QB also had something to say about the slow start, the speed of the Coug D and whether he might start tucking and running the pigskin a la Tyler Hilinski. Also, video of Grant Porter, plus WSU alum Gabe Marks with NFL draft on tap.
Last Saturday at 7:53 PM

Will Gabe Marks’ outspokenness fly in NFL?

WHEN HE WASN’T breaking the all-time Pac-12 record for receptions (312) Gabe Marks became a bit of a caricature, writes Sports Illustrated’s Lindsay Schnell, with people expecting jokes on command. But even in downplaying that aspect, Marks still has a way with words: “It’s not a persona, though, you know. Like maybe I really was the most interesting person in college football. I can’t, like, fake that," said Marks.
04/21/2017

Rob Rang assesses Gabe Marks’ NFL chances

GABE MARKS reminds NFL draft guru Rob Rang of a prolific pass catcher with the Seattle Seahawks. So in what round does the Washington State wide receiver come off the board in the draft on April 27-29? That’s the wrong question, says Rang.
March 10, 2017

Coug LB a testing savant at WSU Pro Day

PULLMAN – With big names like Gabe Marks and Shalom Luani participating at Washington State's Pro Day, and 22 NFL and CFL scouts in attendance, a lesser known Cougar linebacker grabbed a share of the spotlight for himself. And his 40 time had the scouts talking.
March 9, 2017

Pro Day on the Palouse: First pics and video

COUGFAN.COM's SKYLER CRACRAFT was at WSU’s Pro Day as Gabe Marks, Shalom Luani, Robert Barber, River Cracraft and more performed in front of 20 NFL scouts – here’s an early twitter sampling of photos and videos.
March 9, 2017

Marks’ 40 time overshadowed by terrific hands

WASHINGTON STATE’s Gabe Marks at the NFL combine did just fine in the 40-yard dash, thank you very much. But perhaps far more important, Marks looked very sharp indeed catching the football in Indianapolis.
March 4, 2017

Marks: Don't call WSU offense quirky

FORGET ABOUT the 40 time. It's far more interesting to just put a microphone in front of Gabe Marks and listen to him channel his inner Mike Leach. At the NFL combine on Friday, the Cougar receiver was asked a question where the reporter made the mistake of calling WSU’s Air Raid offense “quirky.”
March 3, 2017