Hoffman-Ellis, other Cougs now wait for calls

WASHINGTON STATE linebacker Alex Hoffman-Ellis went undrafted Saturday on the third and final day of the NFL draft and now awaits what figures to be an array of calls from teams looking to sign him as a free agent. He joins a group of fellow Cougs, none considered as draftable as Hoffman-Ellis, who now look to sign on as free agents.
April 28, 2012

Hoffman-Ellis, stock rising, awaits NFL draft

ALEX-HOFFMAN ELLIS, a wild-eyed warrior on the football field, often shocks fans who meet him for the first time away from the field and discover that he's usually rather laidback when the helmet and shoulder pads come off. Hoffman-Ellis, the Cougars' top prospect for this week's NFL draft, projected his usual calm and cool manner on Monday when he discussed his draft outlook.
April 23, 2012

WSU's NFL Pro Day in Pictures

NEARLY A DOZEN outgoing Cougar senior footballers turned out Friday for pokes, prods and a series of drills by NFL scouts. Cougfan.com was there to capture the action in color and up close.
March 10, 2012

Outgoing Cougs set for NFL Pro Day in Pullman

PULLMAN — Friday is Pro Day on the Palouse, when NFL and CFL scouts descend on Pullman to put outgoing Cougar seniors through a series of drills to see if they have what it takes to compete at the next level. In talking with three of the Cougs who will be on hand, there is no getting around it: They consider this audition one of the biggest days of their lives.
March 8, 2012

Guerra, surprisingly, will bid fond farewell

PULLMAN -- The Washington State Cougars celebrate Senior Day this afternoon against Utah, and offensive guard B.J. Guerra is excited about playing his final home game. Mind you, there was a time when Guerra wasn't so sure he wanted to play his first home game -- or any game -- for the Cougars.
November 18, 2011


PULLMAN – Connor Halliday's 85-yard touchdown pass to a streaking Marquess Wilson, delivered on the first snap Halliday had taken in nine weeks, had a storybook quality that will be remembered for years to come by Washington State fans. B.J. Guerra will just have to take our word for it.
November 17, 2011

Five questions for WSU seniors

PULLMAN – Washington State seniors like B.J. Guerra, Dan Wagner and Alex Hoffman-Ellis have enjoyed plenty of great times on and off the field during their time in Pullman..
October 12, 2011

PRACTICE REPORT: O-line buoyed by returns

PULLMAN -- Washington State coach Paul Wulff has stressed the importance of consistent offensive line play as the Cougars prepare for their Pac-12 opener this weekend at Colorado. Those efforts were buoyed Wednesday by the return of two linemen to practice.
September 28, 2011