Category: Football

  • Burn the tape. We didn’t learn much at Washington.

    Burn the tape. We didn’t learn much at Washington.

    Saturday was as awkward as it was fun. I’ve been an unapologetic Washington fan since I was in middle school, yet found myself walking through the UW tailgates clad in black and gold popping back at any UW fan who wanted to talk shit. I was actually a little disappointed. Husky fans didn’t seem to […]

  • Don’t fret. A win is a win.

    Don’t fret. A win is a win.

    Photo credit: Spencer Farrin – – – – – – – – – – All of a sudden many of you don’t think Idaho is good enough to go to a bowl game. Because, of course, as we’ve seen throughout well over a century of college football … Week one is a definitive indicator of […]

  • Idaho football 2016: Meet in the middle

    Idaho football 2016: Meet in the middle

    Paul Petrino loves coach’s kids. He loves himself, really, because he was a coach’s kid. But it turns out he likes to recruit them too. All three of his quarterbacks are coach’s kids. One of them happens to be his own kid! His kid is not who I am going to write about. I’m going […]

  • IDAHO IS GOING TO A BOWL GAME

    IDAHO IS GOING TO A BOWL GAME

    There is crying in football. There is absolutely crying in football. Quinton Bradley’s tears told their own story last November when he walked off the field a winner after his final play as a Vandal. Bradley put Texas State quarterback Tyler Jones on his ass, then watched as the ball sailed into Russell Siavii’s arms […]

  • Five things Idaho can do if Matt Linehan gets hurt

    Five things Idaho can do if Matt Linehan gets hurt

    Matt Linehan is good. Really good. If you watch Matt Linehan play football then you realize he is good. If you look at the numbers then you realize he is good. For example! He has a low interception rate (once every 35 attempts at 391 attempts) and his dramatically improved completion percentage from his freshman season (63.4 […]