WITH THE regular season in the books, Pro Football Focus has graded all the offensive lines in all the games to date. Where does Washington State rank? Spoiler alert: Only one Pac-12 team is on the PFF list of the top 10 offensive lines in college football.
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WASHINGTON STATE'S MIKE LEACH had good things to say about the "next man up" mentality and his roster talent during the weekly Pac-12 coaches call. And with the Cougs No. 1 in the Pac-12 and winners of eight straight, Leach reiterated his oft-repeated mantra on why a 4-team playoff just doesn't fly. Colorado coach Mike MacIntyre points to one player who is the face of his team while Cal coach Sonny Dykes has an easy answer to why WSU is on top of the Pac-12.
November 15, 2016
PULLMAN – After State Sen. Mike Baumgartner made waves Monday morning regarding Robert Barber’s suspension from Washington State, Cougar head man Mike Leach in the afternoon said the fifth-year senior nose tackle has Leach's full support.
October 31, 2016
AT THE HALFWAY point of the 2016 season, the figure is simply jaw dropping. No, we’re not talking about Washington State’s passing yards. We’re not referring to a Cougar completion rates or yards per carry. We’re talking about a percentage. Specifically, that the signees of one area recruiter at Washington State are credited in the official stat book for an ungodly amount of yards and points.
October 20, 2016
THE COUGAR OFFENSIVE LINE is gaining more and more national attention and plaudits. Because when you run the ball like the Cougs have, in a Mike Leach offense -- and blow Pac-12 opponents out, the critics become fans. WSU has earned one of 17 spots on the midseason honor roll of the Joe Moore Award, which identifies the nation’s notable performances by offensive line units.
October 12, 2016
COUGFAN.COM PULLED UP the most recent official depth chart for every Pac-12 team, and in some cases the most recent game’s official stat book, and added up the weights of the starting five offensive linemen. Then we compared the 11 other Pac-12 o-lines to the Cougars’ offensive line. The scale and the math don't lie: Washington State has the biggest offensive line in the Pac-12 conference.
October 4, 2016