Shaq Thompson is expected to play heavily on both sides of the ball for the first time all season Saturday. The junior linebacker had 215 all-purpose yards in Washington’s win over Colorado last week.
The University of Washington football program has dismissed junior cornerback Marcus Peters
Thompson ran for 174 yards and one touchdown on 15 carries against Colorado
Linebacker-turned-tailback Shaq Thompson can’t wait to get back to doing what he does best
A healthier Huskies offense will look to take advantage of a Colorado defensive unit yielding 5.6 yards per carry to its opponents. To do so, they will have to be more efficient and explosive in the passing game than they were in their last two losses.
As a head coach, Chris Petersen has never lost three straight games
The last thing the slumping Huskies needed was a stormy night and swirling wind making it even more difficult to find a spark against No. 14 Arizona State
The good news for the Washington Huskies is that the top two running backs on the depth chart seem to be on the right track to play Saturday, despite suffering injuries in a blowout loss at Oregon.
The bad news? There is no time for a letdown with No. 14 Arizona State visiting
The Huskies say it was the way they lost this time to the rival Ducks that was most frustrating