SEATTLE - In front of scouts from approximately 15 NFL teams, current Washington Huskies and numerous family members and agents, sixteen former UW players from three classes were pushed, pulled and prodded Thursday for a few hours during the Huskies' annual Pro Day.
March 8, 2012
Mike Cox must feel at times like he's robbing Peter to pay Paul. With the graduation of inside linebacker Donald Butler, Cox - UW's LB's Coach - didn't have a true answer at that position last year. So he put his smartest guy on the job, Cort Dennison. Problem was, Dennison was really a weak-side linebacker, a player who got his first start at Notre Dame in 2009 when E.J. Savannah went down.
April 4, 2011
SEATTLE - The Dempsey Indoor Facility hosted a plethora of NFL scouts, coaches and GMs, along with quite a few NFL and Draft analysts, who were on hand to watch Washington's 2011 Pro Day. Dawgman.com spoke to several after the workout to get their thoughts on how Jake Locker and the rest of the Husky prospects did...
SEATTLE - Doug Farrar, NFL Analyst for Yahoo Sports, happened to ask Pete Carroll a question the week after Washington defeated Nebraska in the Holiday Bowl this past December. From 0-12 to a Holiday Bowl win, what does this say about Steve Sarkisian, queried Farrar. Carroll, now with the Seattle Seahawks, was clear in his praise about Sarkisian, his former offensive coordinator at USC.