NEWSWIRE: Lobbestael finds his niche

MARSHALL LOBBESTAEL is still in the game. During a recent practice, the former Washington State quarterback was focused, workmanlike and had players huddled around him. But he wasn't wearing pads or a helmet.
September 7, 2012

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

One man's highs & lows of covering the Cougs

TIME FLIES. One minute you're on the Rogers Field sidelines talking to Brandon Gibson and the next you're listening to Mike Leach deliver a humorous comment of some kind. After a college career highlighted by work covering Cougar football and hoops, I'm headed to the Lynden Tribune in Whatcom County. My time covering the Cougs won't soon be forgotten, though. Here are some lasting impressions ...
April 27, 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. was there to capture the action in color and up close.
March 10, 2012

Lobbestael just wants to take his shot

PULLMAN — Pro Day is set for March 9 out on the Palouse with senior Cougars ready to impress NFL scouts. Among those working hard in preparation is a QB whose team first mentality won him legions of fans over his 5-year WSU career. He's finishing up classes, but his focus is squarely on overcoming the long odds of playing pro ball. Because for Marshall Lobbestael, all he wants is to take a shot.
February 20, 2012

Wulff's status remains muddled

PULLMAN -- Paul Wulff lived to see another day -- and perhaps many more days, months and years -- as football coach at Washington State. After meeting with Wulff on Sunday afternoon, WSU athletic director Bill Moos released a statement indicating that no decision has been made on Wulff's job status.
November 27, 2011