Carpenter adjusting quickly to life at safety

PULLMAN – Anthony Carpenter, now back at safety from the corner spot, is making his presence known over the back 40, and turned in the hit of the day on Wednesday. Meanwhile, three freshmen were in running with the 1's at linebacker, but will that be the case Saturday? And oh by the way, let's not forget about the offense.
October 7, 2010

Cougar Practice Report: Contact time

PULLMAN -- The message was loud and clear. The Cougars are going to tackle and keep tackling until they figure it out -- and figure out who wants it. Paul Wulff had the bodies flying and shoulder pads cracking at full throttle Tuesday afternoon as Washington State took contact drills to a whole new level.
September 29, 2010

Notebook: LBs give Cougs much-needed miracle

THE FACEBOOK STATUS of a former Washington State football player posted shortly after Saturday's win over Montana State seemed to sum up the feeling in Cougar Nation: "Do you believe in miracles?"
September 11, 2010

DAY 5: Full contact brings big hits, volume

PULLMAN -- The first day in full pads resulted in a tie at Washington State's practice Thursday. Not a tie on the scoreboard -- a tie between players and coaches for passion and energy. The defense had a big day, with Myron Beck, Kevin Kooyman, Tyree Toomer, Chima Nwachukwu and Nolan Washington all making the highlight reel. Plus, a true frosh got in some work with the No. 1 O, and much more.
August 12, 2010

PHOTO ESSAY: Washington State, up close

PULLMAN -- As Washington State approaches its season opener –– just 23 days from now –– the viewfinder on the CF.C lens focuses in on Cougars Jeff Tuel, Kristoff Williams, Myron Beck, Zack Williams, Rickey Galvin, Lucas Sealby, James Montgomery, Toni Pole, Connor Halliday, Damante Horton, Marshall Lobbestael, Brandon Golden, Isiah Barton, Wade Jacobson, Paul Wulff and more.
August 12, 2010

Kevin Kooyman's Diary: Week Two

PULLMAN -- Another week is in the books for us and we have come to the midpoint of our summer program. The impressive thing about this year is that we have already matched our high water mark of last year's workload. Let me clarify..
July 1, 2010

STATE OF PLAY: Talking spring D w/ Jody Sears

IN THE FIRST of a multi-part series, putting the recently concluded spring drills at Washington State into context, co-defensive coordinator Jody Sears talks with CF.C on some of the more noteworthy aspects of Cougar defense's performance and development this spring.
April 30, 2010