Stories tagged: gardner minshew
UPDATED: Fri., March 20, 2020
Even as the coronavirus pandemic has shut down college basketball, the NBA, MLB and NHL, NFL free agency has delivered some uplifting news to fans in eastern Washington and northeast …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 25, 2020
Washington and Washington State at the NFL combine: Jacob Eason says ‘I felt ready’ to leave school and enter the draft
Should quarterback Jacob Eason have stayed at UW for another season? That remains a debate as the NFL combine kicks off this week.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 17, 2020
On the road again: Former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew logs miles, makes memories with cross-country road trip
Rocking his signature jorts, a tank top with a collar from Todd’s Tanks and his iconic ‘Fu Minshew’ facial hair, Jacksonville Jaguars rookie quarterback announced his #MilesWithMinshew RV tour on …
Mon., Jan. 13, 2020
Gardner Minshew was as good as any rookie quarterback in the NFL. Running back Leonard Fournette had a career year. And second-year pro DJ Chark became a weekly threat to …
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 31, 2019
If a decade is measured by hallmark moments, individual records and off-the-field feats, Mike Leach’s Washington State Cougars have no shortage of those.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 15, 2019
Gardner Minshew threw two TD passes to Chris Conley in the final 5:15 of the game and the Jacksonville Jaguars spoiled the final scheduled game at the Oakland Coliseum by …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 5, 2019
Jacksonville Jaguars rookie and former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew hopes the extra work he got as a backup over the last month benefits him as a starter.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 3, 2019
For the third time in as many years, a Washington State quarterback will have an opportunity to boost his NFL stock in front of professional scouts, general managers and head …
Mon., Dec. 2, 2019
Rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew will return to Jacksonville’s starting lineup Sunday against the Los Angeles Chargers
Sat., Nov. 23, 2019
Anthony Gordon’s ascent to the top of the Pac-12 Conference record books is just about complete.
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 16, 2019
Gordon’s predecessors in Pullman previously shared the record with 38 touchdowns – Luke Falk reaching that total as both a sophomore (2015) and junior (2016), and Gardner Minshew hitting last …
UPDATED: Tue., Nov. 5, 2019
The ex-Cougar quarterback-turned-rookie phenom has conceded his job to Nick Foles, who’s been cleared to play and will start for the Jacksonville Jaguars on Nov. 17 at Indianapolis, coach Doug …
UPDATED: Sun., Nov. 3, 2019
Rookie quarterback Gardner Minshew’s last chance to stake his claim on Jacksonville’s starting job was a bust
Sun., Oct. 27, 2019
Rookie sensation Gardner Minshew threw for 279 yards and three touchdowns in the Jacksonville Jaguars’ 29-15 victory over the New York Jets on Sunday, fueling speculation about his future as …
UPDATED: Sat., Oct. 5, 2019
Jacksonville Jaguars receiver DJ Chark strolled through the locker room wearing a fake mustache Wednesday, an obvious and frivolous nod to quarterback Gardner Minshew.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 24, 2019
Matt Calkins: Gardner Minshew isn’t the Northwest’s first out-of-nowhere sports story, but he may be the best
Move over Movember, Meptember is in the spotlight now. Gardner Minshew and his signature mustache are captivating the nation the way they did the state of Washington a year ago.
Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
The Air Raid offense has a way of ballooning statistics, but even within that stratosphere, Anthony Gordon is on pace for quite a season.
UPDATED: Sat., Sept. 21, 2019
Saturday was a busy night for awards and trophies at Martin Stadium.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 22, 2019
Children peeked around nearby adults, or if that didn’t work, they hopped in the air, waiting for the first look at Gardner Minshew donning crimson once more.
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 19, 2019
Former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew earns first NFL win as Jacksonville Jaguars down Tennessee
Gardner Minshew threw two touchdown passes and should have had a third, Calais Campbell spearheaded another defensive gem and the Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Tennessee Titans 20-7 in sloppy conditions …
Wed., Sept. 18, 2019
The way NFL quarterbacks having been going down or losing their jobs just two weeks into the season, it’s no stretch to wonder who’s next.
UPDATED: Tue., Sept. 17, 2019
Washington State players, coaches not surprised to see Luke Falk, Gardner Minshew step into NFL spotlight
The recent wave of quarterback injuries in the National Football League may be an unsettling trend for anyone playing the position at the professional level, but it’s also created an …
Sun., Sept. 15, 2019
Surrounded by a semicircle of his relatives and friends, Gardner Minshew sat back against a folding chair on the lower concourse of NRG Stadium and replayed the events that led …
UPDATED: Thu., Sept. 12, 2019
Jaguars expect more substance than style from former Washington State standout Gardner Minshew ahead of first NFL start
The Jacksonville Jaguars believe quarterback Gardner Minshew will bring more substance than style to the huddle when he makes his first career NFL start at Houston.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 9, 2019
Just about every member of Washington State’s football team had the same reaction sometime after 10:30 a.m. Sunday. Pull out a cell phone, click on a television, text a friend.
UPDATED: Mon., Sept. 9, 2019
The Jacksonville Jaguars have acquired quarterback Josh Dobbs in a trade with Pittsburgh, giving them a backup while Nick Foles recovers from a broken collarbone.
UPDATED: Sun., Sept. 8, 2019
In case you spent Sunday afternoon beneath a bunker, former Washington State quarterback Gardner Minshew made his NFL debut for the Jacksonville Jaguars, replacing Nick Foles when the franchise QB …
UPDATED: Fri., Aug. 30, 2019
After waiting his turn at Washington State, quarterback Anthony Gordon is ready to step into the college football spotlight
Saturday morning, hours before Mike Leach ended any speculation and named Washington State’s starting quarterback, another piece of college football news involving a signal-caller from the Pac-12 sent a shockwave …
UPDATED: Thu., May 9, 2019
The Jacksonville Jaguars have released quarterback Cody Kessler. The move clears the way for rookie Gardner Minshew to become Nick Foles’ backup this fall. The Jags drafted Minshew in the …
UPDATED: Sat., April 27, 2019
One year after prophetic tweet, Washington State QB Gardner Minshew selected in NFL draft by Jacksonville
Gardner Minshew, the well-traveled quarterback who ventured to Washington State and broke a litany of passing records in his final college football season, was selected in the sixth round of …