Thompson had 3.5 sacks, 15 tackles for loss and five fumble recoveries in 40 games at Washington.
How 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.
SEATTLE (AP) — Marcus Peters was back in a familiar setting on Thursday, even though a return to Washington seemed unlikely months ago. Nearly five months ago, Peters was dismissed from the Huskies football program […]
Washington’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.
While 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.
Whatever goals head coach Chris Petersen has for his second year at the helm of the Washington program, job one is finding a competent quarterback.
The All-American linebacker announced his decision to enter the 2015 NFL Draft
Instead, 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.
Washington (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.
The welcome sight of Kikaha and Thompson will help the Huskies cope with the loss of top cornerback Marcus Peters