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Winners and Losers from Rivalry Week of the 2015 College Football Season

Here at Winners and Losers, we are thankful for many things: Washington State coach Mike Leach, undefeated Iowa, rivalry games and the fact you've decided to join us and partake in college football this weekend. And Week 13 of the college football season is a great one. Show More Summary

Obliterating your 10-year-old cousin and the best Turkey Bowl stories submitted by our readers

It's Thanksgiving here in America, and since plenty of people in the country are spending time with loved ones, nostalgia is in the air. After Washington State coach Mike Leach drew up this play for the Wall Street Journal, which can...Show More Summary

Washington State coach Mike Leach drew up a play to help you destroy your Turkey Bowl rivals

Uncle Steve is going to bite on the hitch-and-go. Touchdown every time. It's Thanksgiving, and that means it's time for you to play with your relatives and/or high school friends in this year's Turkey Bowl! You want to win, right? You...Show More Summary

Washington State's football team has gotten an attitude adjustment

Washington State's football team appears to have found its footing in Coach Mike Leach's fourth season. The Cougars won 19 of 88 Pac-12 Conference games from 2004-14, and they are early 9 1/2-point underdogs in Saturday night's game against UCLA at the Rose Bowl, but they will bring along a new...

Mike Leach's only adjustments? 'All the calls we stole from Arizona State'

ZING! Washington State beat Arizona State 38-24 on Saturday in Pullman, becoming bowl eligible for the first time in three years. After the game, Mike Leach was asked if the Cougars made any adjustments to what Arizona State was doing,...Show More Summary

Alabama's pass defense is back to being the best in the country

Elsewhere in the week's best stats, Missouri's offensive numbers are unbelievably bad, Washington State's offense is finally looking like a Mike Leach offense, and it took that to end Florida State's streak. 1,113 Florida State wentShow More Summary

Does Mike Leach's latest prolific QB have a Heisman shot?

Washington State's Luke Falk has been putting up silly numbers. But that hasn't helped Leach's QBs before. The Heisman of the Week is a totally serious column in which we dissect the performances of literally thousands of college football players to tell you which ones deserve the Heisman Trophy mostly based on just this last week of competition... Show More Summary

Mike Leach ponders the meaning of life as assistant begs him to go for 2

What should he do!? Mike Leach has had a lot of great moments, but this one might be the best. After Washington State scored a touchdown with one second left in regulation to pull within 31-30 of Oregon, Leach had to decide whether to kick the extra point or go for two. Show More Summary

Mike Leach has a Viking axe he keeps in his bedroom for self defense

Washington State coach Mike Leach was recently asked to share his views on gun control. The football coach told Oregonian (...)

New Grantland (Shootaround): Alabama’s Spread Offense and Requiem for Mike Leach

I participated in Grantland’s shootaround following week one of the college football season, and I wrote about Alabama potentially embracing the spread offense and the inauspicious start to the season by Washington State under head coach Mike Leach. Some excerpts: But Saban also likes winning, and after troubling losses to Texas A&M in 2012, Auburn […]

Washington State University Under Pressure To Fire Mike Leach

Washington State University lost to Portland State and many fans want Mike Leach fired. WSU was supposed to beat Portland State with ease, paying the school more than $500,000 to come play a Pac-12 opponent. It did not go according to plan, as WSU lost its home-opener 24-17 to a school from a lower division.... Show More Summary

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Washington State took a step back in Mike Leach's third season, tumbling to a 3-9 record after appearing in the New Mexico Bowl in 2013. Much of the blame was put on the defense, which ranked 97th nationally. Leach fired...

The Morning News: Football Coaches Top List of Highest Paid State Workers, NFL Gives Millions to UW for Concussion Center

4 months agoUnited States / Seattle : Slog

The University of Washington is home to some of the highest paid state workers. Peter Brand WSU and UW Football Coaches Are Top Paid State Workers: Washington State University football coach Mike Leach and University of Washington football coach Chris Petersen were paid $2.75 million and $2.686 million, respectively, according to the Times. Show More Summary

Watch Mike Leach go ham on a piñata at Pac-12 Media Days

Football players invited to Pac-12 Media Days have been able to show off their baseball skills thanks to the Pac-12 Network, which brought (...)

Mike Leach's dating advice: Bring a 2-for-1 coupon, go hunt rattlesnakes

During Pac-12 Media Days, Washington State coach Mike Leach was asked for his dating advice. You ask an awesome question, you get an awesome (...)

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