Stories tagged: chris petersen
UPDATED: Sat., July 11, 2020
Larry Stone: Washington’s Chris Petersen has no regrets – and he’s laser-focused on molding Seattle’s future business leaders
When Chris Petersen stepped down as Husky football coach in December, he expressed the desire to recharge, regain some balance in his life and reacquire the passion he felt had …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 7, 2020
Records obtained from a December 2018 UW visit by nine football players offer a glimpse of what a recruiting trip can look like for touted high-school athletes. Nationwide, recruiting budgets …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 9, 2020
Gov. Jay Inslee, noted Washington graduate, on WSU losing Mike Leach: ‘There may be some who don’t consider that losing’
In Olympia, news of Mike Leach’s departure from Washington State University broke as legislative leaders were discussing issues for the upcoming session.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 20, 2019
Chris Petersen brought Boise State into the national consciousness with trick plays and toughness. He returned Washington to the top of the Pac-12 with his kind of guys.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 20, 2019
Larry Stone: Entering final game as Huskies’ football coach, Chris Petersen embraces his uncertain future
Chris Petersen was in a rather playful mood Friday, the day before his final game as the University of Washington’s football coach. In fact, it may be his final game …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 18, 2019
Is Jimmy Lake excited about Washington’s 2020 signing day class? Of course. Is he impressed? Not yet.
But the prize – at least, from the perspective of outside recruiting sites – is five-star Kennedy Catholic outside linebacker Sav’ell Smalls, who committed to Washington in September after previously …
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 8, 2019
Chris Petersen’s final game as Washington’s head football coach is set.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 3, 2019
The call came on Saturday afternoon, sometime in the middle of Auburn-Alabama if Jimmy Lake recalls correctly.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 3, 2019
The University of Washington’s head football coach had decided to step down after six years “two or three days before we played Washington State.”
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 2, 2019
Jimmy Lake’s ascent to head coaching role at Washington no surprise to those from Spokane’s North Central, Eastern Washington
Eastern Washington fans and Spokanites who have no genuine rooting interest in the Pac-12 Conference may soon find themselves pulling for the purple-tinted team located on the shores of Lake …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 21, 2019
Washington coach Chris Petersen: ‘You’re not going to win games just running the ball 60 times a game’
It did not matter in the end that Washington had a tough game throwing the ball against Oregon State, because the defense and the running game were good enough to …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 14, 2019
It’s not that on-field success doesn’t matter, per se; that’d be an oversimplification. But this class’ belief in the stability of UW’s program pulverizes any enduring doubt.
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
Chris Petersen speaks on Washington’s inside linebacker depth, Jacob Eason’s ‘learning opportunities’
The Washington Huskies have a depth problem in the middle of their defense.
Mon., Oct. 14, 2019
The Seattle Times reported on Aug. 31 that Ty Jones — a 6-foot-4, 213-pound junior wide receiver — would likely miss the majority of the 2019 season with a dislocated …
UPDATED: Sun., Oct. 13, 2019
At least for now. The Huskies will head into their vital showdown with Oregon on Saturday believing – with evidence to back it up this time – that they can …
UPDATED: Fri., Sept. 20, 2019
Washington’s young team gets its first exposure to a hostile road environment today on Saturday at BYU after opening the season with three consecutive games at home.
Tue., Sept. 10, 2019
Washington coach Chris Petersen didn’t see any glaring issues with his team after a bizarre game against California that was delayed 2 hours, 39 minutes, because of lightning
Thu., Aug. 29, 2019
At Washington, it’s basically a game of ‘Apples to Apples’ as the talent-rich Huskies reload following last season’s Pac-12 championship season
They like a high bar on Montlake. A national championship and 14 Rose Bowls have helped set it.
Mon., Aug. 26, 2019
Within a couple of days, No. 13 Washington went from having a tight competition for the starting quarterback job to being thin at the position.
Sat., Aug. 24, 2019
Washington coach Chris Petersen announced Eason would be the starter for the opener against Eastern Washington next week, but indicated Haener would play.
Mon., Aug. 19, 2019
Washington was already precariously thin at the inside linebacker position. Now the Huskies better hope they can compete with limited personnel.
UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 10, 2019
Matt Calkins: Chris Petersen’s recruiting ability should have Washington fans stoked, opponents scared
Anytime Washington football coach Chris Petersen opens his mouth, there’s potential for headline news.
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 2, 2019
Impressions from the first day of Washington Huskies fall camp: Start your engines … the QB competition is on
The first day of fall football camp at Husky Stadium was such a big thing Friday that the Blue Angels showed up.
UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 1, 2019
Let’s shut our eyes and pretend that, if these five questions are effectively answered, Washington will break through its recent 10-win barrier.
UPDATED: Wed., July 31, 2019
When Washington’s defense sprints onto the Husky Stadium turf on Aug. 31, All-American linebacker Ben Burr-Kirven won’t be there.
UPDATED: Tue., July 30, 2019
It has been 93 days since Washington’s Spring Preview. Ninety-three long, uneventful, mostly sunny Seattle summer days. If you’re like most healthy humans, you slept somewhere between 550 and 850 …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019
The new-look defense dominated Washington’s Spring Preview on Saturday, turning in 11 tackles for loss, six sacks and two interceptions.
UPDATED: Tue., April 2, 2019
The Rose Bowl is in the rearview mirror. What’s next for the Washington Huskies?
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 6, 2019
On national signing day, Washington added four-star linebacker Daniel Heimuli to an already stacked 2019 defensive class.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019
UW didn’t look prepared for Tuesday’s Rose Bowl, coming out flat in the first half and punting on six of its first seven drives en route to its third consecutive …