Who will win the Pac-12 in 2016?

Hello Followers.  Hope you are doing great! Next week, the national media will descend upon Southern California for the Pac-12’s annual media days.  And since we are a week out from that awesome event, it is high time for yours truly to release the WSU Football Blog’s annual “Pac-12 Media Ballot.” But before I get […]

WSU All-Century Team

Good morning, Coug nation! As the season draws ever so slowly closer, the Sutra has risen like a soothsayin’, jet flyin’, roll-tidin’, harem ownin’, praise garnerin’, sonofagun! He has inspired me to awaken from my own blog hibernation. It’s a good time to get in, as the Washington State football program has emerged from a […]

Who Should Win the Pac-12 North?

Happy End of June, Followers!   Hope you are doing great! Today, I wanted to take a few quick moments to start to unpack the race for the Pac-12 North, with a particular eye toward putting together some picks for the Pac-12 media poll that is coming out in a couple of weeks. As I talked […]


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How Many Games Should WSU Win in 2016?

Greetings, followers!  Hope your 2016 is off to a great start! As for me, well, things have been pretty busy since my last post–which was way back in December if you can believe it.  But my lack of writing hasn’t stopped me from thinking seemingly non-stop about the Cougs and what figures to be our […]

Football Friday on a Saturday: Sun Bowl Edition

Happy New Year to you, Followers!  Hope you all are having a wonderful holiday season! In about an hour, your Washington State Cougars will take on the venerable and vulnerable Miami Hurricanes in the famous and picturesque Sun Bowl in El Paso, Texas. By now, you’ve all heard the hoopla about Miami’s skill and speed […]

2016 Schedule Could Be Right On the Marks

Happy Holidays to you Followers!  Hope you are doing great! Yesterday, the Pac-12 released the 2016 football schedule for your Washington State Cougars. And frankly, it’s the most compelling schedule we’ve had in a really, really long time. Let’s take a quick look at the schedule, with the so-called “dream scenario” I posted yesterday noted […]

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What is the ideal Pac-12 Schedule for 2016?

Hello Followers.  Hope you are doing great! In a few hours, the Pac-12 Conference will release the 2016 schedule for WSU Cougar Football.  And, as is customary on this here site, I thought I’d take  a few minutes and give you all what I think is our dream scenario for a conference schedule.  We’ll then […]

Football Friday on a Thursday on a Wednesday: Here Comes The Sun Edition…

Hello Followers.  Hope you are doing great! Well, today is the “day before the day before” and so it time to predict how this 2015 Apple Cup is going to play itself out. Yesterday, I provided a bit of insight into the enigma that is 2015 University of Washington Football Team.  In that same post, […]

Inside the Numbers: Pre Apple Cup Edition

  Hello Followers.  Hope your Apple Cup week is off to a great start! This Friday our Washington State Cougars will travel west of the mountains to take on the massive jigsaw puzzle that is the 2015 version of the University of Washington Huskies.  I refer to this Husky team as a “puzzle” because they’ve […]

Monday Notes: Fowler Cup Edition

Hello Followers.  Hope you are doing great! As for me, well, I couldn’t be more excited about our 23rd ranked Washington State Cougars.  Unfortunately, I also couldn’t be more busy this week, so let’s get straight to this week’s “Monday Notes” post, provided to you again in “bullet” form…. Things that I am the Most Excited About: […]

Football Friday on a Thursday: (Wise) Old Man Edition

Hello Followers.  Hope you are doing great. On Saturday, our Washington State Cougars take on the venerable (and hopefully also vulnerable) UCLA Bruins in Los Angeles.  For the Bruins, winning this game would enable them to control their own destiny in the South title chase, while for Washington State a win here—coupled with a Stanford […]

Monday Notes

Hello Followers.  Hope you are doing great. As for me, well, I’m doing fantastic.  I mean, how could I be anything but great after yet another fantastic effort by our young Crimson Soldiers?!! And honestly, folks, I don’t think that I’ve been as proud of a performance as the one I saw on Saturday.  I […]

Football Friday on a Thursday: Sign of the Times Edition

Happy Football Friday on a Thursday, Followers.  Hope you’re having a terrific week. On Saturday, our Washington State Cougars will take on the venerable (and hopefully vulnerable) Arizona State Sun Devils in front of what will be a sold-out Dad’s weekend crowd in Martin Stadium. At the start of the year, some national media pundits—including […]

Did we win?

Hello Followers.  Hope you are doing great.