After the Huskies’ 45-10 win, assistant coach Jimmy Lake said on KJR radio that Cougars’ receivers were timid. That year-old trash talk is the best the Apple Cup can do. The football better be good.
Author: Adam Lewis
Dropped passes and other errors by Washington State allowed Colorado to run away in the second half for a 38-24 win. The Buffs ran off 100 plays and gained 602 yards.
In a 69-7 rout of broken-down Arizona at Martin Stadium, the Cougars set numerous records, in no small part motivated by the absence of NT Robert Barber, who was suspended for a fight in summer.
Cougs respond to Leach’s first-half rant with rally to overcome Beavers in Corvallis, 35-31. Still tied with Huskies for Pac-12 North lead.
Post-game, Arizona State coach Todd Graham called Mike Leach “chickenshit” for his public criticism, but Leach had the last laugh, a 37-32 win over the Sun Devils that kept WSU unbeaten in league play.
After three years learning from one of the Pacific Northwest’s preeminent voices in sportswriting, reporter Adam Lewis is moving to seattlepi.com to lead the website’s Seattle Mariners coverage.
In 2014, the Mariners’ bullpen was the best n the business and a major reason they almost made the playoffs. This year, they’re underperforming along with the offense.
After a lifeless, sloppy 10-3 loss Sunday to the Angels, Mariners manager Lloyd McClendon called it “the worst game of the year” and vowed to make changes.
After stumbling to a 40-46 record, the preseason-darling Mariners near the All-Star break needing to go 50-26 to reach 90 wins, while crawling over eight teams ahead of them.
Despite a poor outing, RHP Taijuan Walker was set to pick up his sixth consecutive win. Then Fernando Rodney blew it. Then Robinson Cano delivered a walk-off winner.