IT'S THAT TIME OF year – recruiting news, coaching moves, bowl bid anticipation - it's a full plate in early December and it's also the time of the year roster moves and attrition begin to show up. Multiple sources close to the program have told Cougfan.com that CB Alex Jackson and OL Denzell Dotson will not be returning to the program next season, while OT Rico Forbes will not seek a sixth year.
December 3, 2013
PULLMAN – When Washington State runs through their second scrimmage on Friday, new and critical data will come pouring in. But we've also already learned plenty about the 2013 Cougs this fall camp. And with the overall picture beginning to come into greater focus, here are some of those things that we've learned after 13 days of camping with the Cougs…
August 16, 2013
PULLMAN – Perhaps no position is as paramount to the Cougs' success in 2013 than is the offensive line. Still largely unproven, there are however a number of hosses that do lend optimism for the upcoming season. But will the redshirt freshmen and new guys be able to contribute at the level desired -- and to provide the depth needed for a stable herd of Wazzu road graders this season?
July 12, 2013
THE COUGS' O-LINE depth in 2013 is a good deal stronger from where it was last season. And so the news that Jake Rodgers is transferring, likely to Eastern, isn't quite the hit it would have been in the past. But the Cougars will still lose experience and perhaps more importantly, versatility, with Rodgers' departure. Here's how the offensive line shapes up.
May 22, 2013
PULLMAN – The Cougs return nearly everyone on the offensive line this spring. But the squad was undersized last year, clearly adjusting to a new scheme and mightily struggled to protect the quarterback and open holes for running backs. Mike Leach has promised robust competition in the trenches for 2013 -- will we see some fresh, young faces compete for immediate playing time starting on Thursday?
March 19, 2013