Speedy Washington wide receiver/defensive back John Ross III will miss the season after suffering a leg injury during spring practice.
On April 30, 2011, Shelton was just 17 when his brother, Shennon, was shot and killed following an argument and fight that quickly escalated. Shelton was so badly shaken by the incident that he became withdrawn and nearly gave up football.
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.
The leave of absence means the junior quarterback will miss the entirety of spring practice. Miles was expected to be part of an ardent four-man competition for the starting quarterback job. Petersen opened the starting job up after a 8-6 2014 season.
Locker wrote Tuesday in a statement released through his agent, Camron Hahn, that he decided to retire after talking with his family
Junior running back Dwayne Washington clocked the team’s fastest time in the 40-yard dash at 4.42, impressive for the 6-foot-2, 219-pound tailback.
For at least an afternoon, that troubling six-week stretch where the Huskies tumbled to near the bottom of the Pac-12 standings was forgotten
Washington tried to get back into the game with a rash of 3-pointers in the second half. The Huskies made 10, with Andrews hitting three, but they never got within single digits.
Boise State announced on Monday that its 2015 season opener against Washington has been set for Friday, Sept. 4
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.