WHEN YOU REWIND the clock on previous Cougar recruiting classes under Mike Leach, you can draw a line between the 2013 crop and a WSU football program with 13 conference wins the past two seasons. This class was loaded. Yes, like all classes there was some attrition, but on whole the 2013 class was the backbone of the Washington State resurgence on the gridiron.
February 14, 2017
COUGAR MIDDLE LINEBACKER Peyton Pelluer's father, Scott, is a former Pac-10 linebackers coach and he played the 'backer position both at Washington State and in the NFL. But he's also a dad. So out on the football field, does Scott look at his son like a dad would, or like a coach does?
December 23, 2016
PULLMAN - Washington State middle linebacker Peyton Pelluer and running back Jamal Morrow were asked about the possibility of Minnesota players boycotting the Holiday Bowl on Dec. 27 (4pm, ESPN). And they both agree on which unit is more than ready to play if kickoff was scheduled for tomorrow. Peuller also was asked what the future might hold for Alex Grinch and remained laser focused during the interview, even with an assistant coach dropping in for a photo bomb.
December 15, 2016
PULLMAN – Washington State got back to work in Martin Stadium on Saturday with a clear sense of eagerness in its first bowl game practice. And Mike Leach shook up the established practice routine the Cougs have employed all year. Bodies were flying in the high tempo session and players were getting after each other during the extremely competitive seven-on-seven and team periods. It was tough to distinguish if the Cougs were preparing for a bowl game or battle.
December 3, 2016
BOULDER - Missed tackles and dropped passes, they were just the start of a long list of Washington State player laments after the Cougs lost 38-24 to Colorado. Here's your one-stop shop for all the WSU player interviews, featuring QB Luke Falk, DE Hercules Mata'afa, LB Parker Henry, RB Jamal Morrow and LB Peyton Pelluer
November 20, 2016