Chris Petersen Signs Extension Through 2023Washington announced Petersen's extension Tuesday, although the deal was signed late last month. Petersen's deal will pay him $4.125 million in total compensation for the upcoming season and caps out at $5.625 million in the final year. The deal averages out to $4.875 million in total compensation over the next seven years of the contract.
Washington Hires Scott Huff as New Offensive Line CoachHuff spent last season as the offensive line coach and co-offensive coordinator for Boise State. He also played 40 games as a center for Boise State from 1999-2002.
Browning Expected To Be Ready For Spring After Minor SurgeryWashington coach Chris Petersen said Wednesday that Browning was doing fine in his recovery from what he called a "minor procedure" and that he should be fully recovered by the time spring ball starts for the Huskies in late March.
Washington Signs Group of 18 Coming Off Pac-12 TitleComing off a Pac-12 title and appearance in the College Football Playoff, Washington signed 18 players, addressing some needs at skill positions while also landing six of the top 10 players from the Huskies' home state. The group of homegrown talent is led by running back Salvon Ahmed, tight end Hunter Bryant and offensive lineman Henry Bainivalu.
Four Huskies Declare For 2017 NFL DraftThe University of Washington athletics announced that safety Budda Baker, cornerback Sidney Jones, defensive lineman Elijah Qualls, and wide receiver John Ross will all forgo their senior season at UW and enter the 2017 NFL Draft.
Washington's Browning Becomes a Little More ConfidentThanks to Browning's evolution, Washington exceeded the preseason expectations of being a program on the rise and reached the College Football Playoff, where it will face top-ranked Alabama in the Peach Bowl on New Year's Eve.
Shutdown Secondary Key to No. 4 Washington's SuccessWashington's secondary has lived up to its billing for the most part this season. The Huskies go into Friday's Pac-12 championship game against No. 9 Colorado with the top scoring defense in the conference, the No. 2 total defense and the second-best pass defense, giving up just 201 yards per game through the air.
Petersen's Huskies Secure Pac-12 NorthHaving just routed their in-state rival Washington State Cougars 45-17, Petersen's Huskies have earned their fourth-consecutive Apple Cup and a trip to the Pac-12 Championship
UW Football Coach Chris Petersen Happy To Blend InFor Washington's Chris Petersen, college football's most unassuming star coach, Seattle is the perfect place to build a powerhouse program
Washington DE Joe Mathis Out For SeasonMathis will miss the rest of the season after it was determined surgery was the best way to repair a foot injury
Pac-12 Coaches: Let's All Get On the Same Page Schedule-WiseThe nine-game schedule has been criticized because it's obviously more difficult, and there's less likelihood that a team will finish undefeated — which therefore lowers the odds of getting coveted playoff berths.
Test Against Utah Was Exactly What No. 4 Washington NeededPlaying on the road at No. 16 Utah was really the first true measure of where the Huskies stand.