ESPN Gameday Flags – Everyone’s doing it?

Happy Gameday Saturday Cougs, as college football on the weekends is now a part of your life for the next, well, 3+ months or so.  Apologies to those significant others out there who may not be “all in” like you when it comes to college football, but they most likely know the drill by now. […]


The Jersey Boys

  Hello Followers. Well, Game Day has finally arrived.   In a few short hours, we will take on the boys from the State University of New Jersey, otherwise known as Rutgers. If I was as clever as Huddy, I’d figure out a way to fashion this post after all of the songs by Frankie Valli […]


Hump Day With Huddy – It’s Here

Good morning and happy hump day, Cougar Nation! It’s been a long damn time so let’s first get ourselves reacquainted. I’m that guy who writes that stuff on that website that you all know and love. A lot has happened since last we spoke, but let’s focus on the highlights. First, I became a soccer […]


The 10 Commandments

    Hello Followers. Every year when the regular season ends for College basketball, my good friend Sean Hawkins issues one of my favorite refrains:  “If we win the rest of our games, we will win the National Championship.” And, as we embark on this 2014 campaign, the same can be said about Cougar Football.  […]


Rise and Grind – WSU Gameweek Edition

  Happy Monday Cougs, and welcome to game week already for 2014.  Already in that yeah, can’t wait for football to get rolling and all that, but man has this summer just flown by for yours truly.  But fall is in the air, you can feel it coming can’t you?  And with that, the Cougs […]


Dare To Dream

  By Coug-A-Sutra Hello Followers.  Hope you’re doing great. Well, we’re now one week away from the season opener against Rutgers.  And so, after today’s practice, Game Week will finally be upon us! Normally, the excitement of the upcoming season is palpable.  And this year?  Well, it seems to have gotten a tad bit gloomy. […]


Check the Score

  By Coug-A-Sutra Hello Followers.  Hope you’re doing great! Tomorrow, our young Cougies will convene back in Pullman, gather their belongings, and head on down to Lewiston for the first two weeks of Fall Camp. And let me tell you, I am really excited. Of course, I’m excited every year.  And the reason for my […]


Mirror or Mirage?

  By Coug-A-Sutra Hello Followers.  Hope you’re getting ready for a fantastic weekend—the last one in July if you can believe it!!!! So, Pac-12 Media Week is now over.  And in true Blue fashion, the media went chalk with their picks, going with Oregon, Stanford, Washington, Oregon State, WSU, and CAL in the North.  Of […]

Ranking the Pac-12 North: Post-Spring Edition

By Coug-A-Sutra Hello Followers.  Hope you’re doing great! Yesterday, I ended months of silence by re-capping my view of Spring Ball. Today, I rank the Pac-12 North post-spring practice. +++++ Followers, in about two months, I will offer our Blog’s pre-season predictions for how I think each team will finish the 2014-2015 season.    And, as […]

Post-Spring 2014 Wrap-Up

Hello Followers.  Hope you’re doing great. As you all know, it’s been a long, long time since I or anyone else has frequented this here blog.   And even though I’ve missed writing from time to time, for the most part, it’s been a good thing.   I mean, after nearly 10 years of doing the blog […]

Guest Post: Join The Team

By Selahcoug Hello fellow Cougs.  I am writing today to talk about something many in the blogosphere are probably somewhat familiar with, and that is the Cougar Athletic Fund.  While many here may know what this is, I have found that just as many Cougs out there really do not know what this means.  For […]

Is 2014 A Championship Year?

Hello Followers.  Hope you’re having a great Pre-Superbowl week. As for me, well, I’m gearing up for what promises to be a very, very, VERY long spring semester. But before my world gets completely over-run with crackademics…. A few quick thoughts and takes about the 2014 Washington State Cougars….. (continue reading) ++++ Over the past […]


  Hello Followers.  Hope your week is off to a great start. With the Seahawks on the verge of a berth in the Superbowl, today we take a brief departure from the topic of Cougar Sports to delve into the great realm of sports superstitions/lucky charms. So, if you want to check out the backstory […]

2014 Schedule is OUT!!!

  Hello Followers.   Well, the schedule came out a few short moments ago.  If you compare what's above to what I wrote a few hours ago here, I'd say things came out pretty favorable.  The big downer for me is the placement of Oregon–since I don't see how our D will mature fast enough […]

Beating the Punch

Hello Followers.  Hope you’re having a great week. A few moments ago, my good friend and colleague John Wilner just Tweeted that he is expecting that the 2014 Pac12 Football schedules will be released shortly.  And since that topic was targeted by moi for a post later this week, I thought it timely to fire […]