WASHINGTON STATE’S invitation to the Sun Bowl later this month rekindles memories of one of the greatest careers -- and incredible bowl-game performances -- in Cougar football history. The first and last time the Cougs spent the holidays in El Paso, safety Lamont Thompson turned the game into a farewell for the ages.
December 8, 2015
SPOKANE — In one of the most remarkable collections of unforgettable Washington State athletes in one place, Steve Broussard -- as he did so many times on the field in the late 1980s -- commanded the spotlight. The man many consider the finest all-around running back in Cougar football history came to Washington State from South Central Los Angeles.
September 19, 2015
IT ONLY TAKES a few moments on the phone with Lamont Thompson to realize why the greatest air thief in Pac-12 history was once described as someone who chose his words carefully, if at all. Thompson is in his old stomping grounds these days, a married father of one with a six-year NFL career behind him. He remains as soft spoken as ever.
October 18, 2013
Which NFL veteran on your team is going to face the toughest training camp challenge to hold onto his starter's job? And who's going to be the primary candidate to push him to the bench? That's the question we posed to our Scout.com NFL team experts.
July 17, 2007