WSU with marquee LBs, but depth a concern for 2005

THE DEFENSIVE LINE and secondary have grabbed the spotlight this spring but the linebacker position was front and center for coach Bill Doba on Tuesday. At the starting 'backer positions, the Cougs field considerable talent, including a Lombardi Award candidate -- and one Cougar walk-on has been making some noise this spring. Beyond that, though, is where things could get dicey.
April 5, 2005


WASHINGTON STATE's 2005 class of football recruits is growing by a cornerback and a receiver. The Cougars have secured letters of intent from two standouts hailing from Culver City -- the same Southern California town where WSU mined gold a year ago with Michael Bumpus. And it turns out that Bumpus was key in luring the pair north. We talked to the newest members of the clan and their prep coaches in this exclusive.
March 23, 2005