Pac-10 Hoops Preview

Hello Followers. Hope you all have had a great holiday week and are ready to REALLY bring in the New Year!!! First off, before we get to basketball, how about those Arizona Mildcats?????? Don’t know about you all, but after watching a bit of the 33-0 BLUDGEONING that the Cats took at the hands of […]

WSU Confirms O-line Coach Opening

I guess the worst-kept secret in the WSU universe is finally out there, as WSU has now confirmed that offensive line coach Harold Etheridge will not have his contract renewed.  No surprise to many of you who have been following the situation over the last few weeks, so, now it’s official. Where do the Cougs […]

Will Derting, Defensive Coug of the Decade

Happy Humpday Cougs.  Well, the Defensive Coug of the Decade poll has run it’s course, and the final tally is in.  Will Derting is your choice as the top defensive player of the 2K decade!  Here’s the results: Will Derting – 42 votes, 32.8%Marcus Trufant – 36 votes, 28.1%Rien Long – 35 votes, 27.3%Mkristo Bruce […]

Monday Returns

Marry Christmas, everyone.  Your old pal Longball here, back at work and looking at these “interwebs” for the first time in TOO LONG.  What did I miss over the last few days?  Let’s see, apparently the Pope was tackled during a Hail Mary, a plane was nearly blown up, Urban Meyer retired and un-retired and […]

West Coast Power Shift?

Good evening, Followers. A Merry New Year to All! Well, in case you haven’t heard, Urban Meyer shocked the world tonight, announcing his resignation from the University of Florida due to health reasons. Thankfully, it appears that Mr. Meyer’s health issues are not immediately life threatening. But, one has to wonder whether the balance of […]

Cougs Get X-mas Eve Recruiting Surprise

Merry X-mas Cougs!  Wishing all the best to you and yours this holiday season.  Wasn’t really planning on posting anything today, but a nice surprise for coach Paul Wulff and the Coug coaches came on X-mas eve.  Via breaking news out of Cougfan, none other than Bishop Sankey, a rising star running back from G-Prep […]


Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays to you and yours, from all of us at WSUFB!  And yes, that’s our own “Bad Santa” in the picture above, none other than Hooty McBoob.  Hooty has been away from the blog for a while, but we are hoping for his return in the new year. Just a few things to get […]


Hello Followers. Hope you’re having a great pre-Holiday week. You all remember the Christmas tune that says “All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth?” Well, for this Sutra, the song has been re-written. Now the lyrics say “All I want for Christmas are the finger nails on my right hand.” Yes, there […]


Well, so much for our little “Cougs of the Decade – Defense” poll.  Have ya seen the results? Mkristo Bruce – 2176 votes, 65.1%Rien Long – 615 votes, 18.4%Marcus Trufant – 198 votes, 5.9%Will Derting – 184 votes, 5.5%D.D. Acholonu – 168 votes, 5% Number of Voters:  3341First Vote:  Monday, 14 December 2009 10:26Last Vote:  […]

The Ghost Has the Most

Today, former Cougar Great, Jerome Harrison became the all-time single game rushing leader for the Cleveland Browns. (And yes, he was and is Sutra’s pick for WSU Offensive Player of the decade). In total, the Ghost rushed for 286 yards–third most in NFL history–broke one for 71 yards, and scored three touchdowns. You think now […]

New Coug Commit Following Dad’s Footsteps

Another day, another nice potential “get” for Paul Wulff’s WSU Cougs.  First it broke via, and now Cougfan has the story, and this time it’s Maxx Forde, a 6-4, 245-pound recruit from Woodinville who has pledged to go crimson-n-gray.  And yes, the name is familiar.  Maxx is the son of former Coug tackle-machine Brian […]

Help Arrives for Coug O-line

Good news!  Help is on the way to a position greatly in need.  WSU announced today that not one, but two JC offensive linemen have now signed on to play for the Cougs.  We already knew about David Gonzales, but in a minor surprise, offensive tackle Wade Jacobson from Gavilon JC in Gilroy, CA also […]

Final Countdown

We’re leaving together, But still it’s farewell And maybe we’ll come back, To earth, who can tell? I guess there is no one to blame We’re leaving ground Will things ever be the same again? It’s the final countdown… Yep, we love bad-ass 80’s hair/glam rock.  And it’s still kinda-sorta cool to hear the rebirth […]

WSU Cougs of the Decade – Defense

So we put up the first “Coug of the Decade” poll for offensive players, and you have made your choice.  LOUD AND CLEAR, I might add.  In complete non-shocker fashion (and for good reason), congrats to Jason Gesser, WSU’s offensive player of the decade!  Jason Gesser:  213 votes, 60.3% Jerome Harrison:  80 votes, 22.7% Jason […]

Big, Fat Step Forward

Tonight, we got an early Christmas present in the form of Mr. David Gonzales, a big JC Offensive linemen who will enroll at WSU in January per Cougfan. Looks like he chose the Cougs over Tennessee and Arizona, based on some upcoming visits he had planned.  Note that it appears, after reading this, that Tennessee […]