Panthers Select Washington LB Thompson With 1st Round PickThompson had 3.5 sacks, 15 tackles for loss and five fumble recoveries in 40 games at Washington.
Husky Defense Has Big Shoes To FillHow do you replace three All-Americans and six of your starting front seven defensive players? That's the major challenge facing the Washington Huskies football team as it points towards the 2015 season.
Washington Stars Stand Out Before NFL Scouts On Pro Day
Spring Football Preview: Questions Surround More Than Just Quarterback For HuskiesWashington's first spring practice will commence at 8:15 a.m. Monday morning, and with it, a chance to move forward after a disappointing 8-6 season in Petersen's first year in Montlake.
Huskies Should Have Similar Presence At Combine In FutureWhile a passel of elite draft prospects have been a long time coming for Washington, there is potential to see it become a trend rather than a one-year blip on the radar screen.
Forecasting Washington Huskies Football In 2015Whatever goals head coach Chris Petersen has for his second year at the helm of the Washington program, job one is finding a competent quarterback.
UW's Shaq Thompson Heading To NFLThe All-American linebacker announced his decision to enter the 2015 NFL Draft
Review Of Washington's Disappointing Cactus Bowl LossInstead, Chris Petersen's Huskies were dominated in an ugly first half which saw Washington out-gained 293 to 113 in total yards and 15 to 5 in first downs.
Trip To Arizona Critical For Struggling Washington TeamWashington (6-4, 2-4) readies for trip to Tucson where it will face 14th-ranked Arizona (7-2, 4-2) having lost three its last four games. The offense will be without Shaq Thompson, moved back to linebacker, and its most dynamic play-maker, John Ross, moved permanently to defense.
Washington Should Get Defensive Boost At ArizonaThe welcome sight of Kikaha and Thompson will help the Huskies cope with the loss of top cornerback Marcus Peters
Shaq Thompson, Travis Feeney Star In Huskies LossThe inexperience in the secondary, coupled with a banged-up offensive line and an ineffective passing game contributed to a lopsided 44-30 loss Saturday evening at Husky Stadium.
Washington Falls To No. 18 UCLAWashington (6-4, 2-4 Pac-12) started three freshmen and a sophomore in their suddenly depleted secondary