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Tight Ends Rise, Skill Players Fall

Tight Ends Rise, Skill Players Fall

Curtis Calhoun Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start – Jordan Cameron, TE, BrownsHello, Mr. Cameron, and welcome to the world of legitimate fantasy value. Cameron has posted double-digit fantasy performances (in standard ESPN leagues) entering Week 5, and has shown no signs of slowing down his incredible performances on the field. He is the curre...

Lacy’s a go, Amendola’s a no

Brent Atkinson Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start – Eddie Lacy, RB, PackersBruising rookie Lacy has been out since Week 1 and will make his return this week at home against the Lions.  Lacy scored a touchdown in his Week 1 performance against San Francisco, and playing a Lions defense that has allowed five rushing touchdowns in four games this se...

Andrew’s luck runs out against Seattle

Kurt Schroeder Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2013


Filed under Sports

 Start – Jordan Cameron, TE, BrownsCameron already has five touchdowns on the season and is ranked second for his position among fantasy tight ends. At 6 foot 5, Cameron has been Cleveland's go-to guy in the red zone. Combined with quarterback Brian Hoyer’s hot start and a lack of other receiving thre...

Cougars battle Bears and Cardnial in the Bay

Cougars battle Bears and Cardnial in the Bay

Adam Loewy Evergreen Swimming reporter

October 3, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

The WSU women’s swimming team is ready to dive back into the pool and build off of their ninth place finish in last year’s Pac-12 championships.The Cougars will start the 2013-14 season with a road meet against last year’s Pac-12 champions and the No. 2 ranked team in the country, the Stanford Ca...

A comeback is on the way

A comeback is on the way

Bridgette Larsen Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

It’s no secret that Robert Griffin III’s comeback, or lack thereof, has left Redskin fans disappointed. However, that disappointment comes from unmet expectations that were too high to start with.It is unfair to say that RGIII is a disappointment because of the anticlimactic start to this year...

Ongoing Trends and New-found Redemption

Ongoing Trends and New-found Redemption

Trevor Williams Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2013


Filed under Sports

Start – Daniel Thomas, RB, DolphinsExpect Daniel Thomas to keep the good vibes rolling Sunday, when the Dolphins go to work against a Baltimore Ravens defense that seems a shadow of its former self. Baltimore surrendered over 200 yards of rushing last week, and chances are Miami will have the oppor...

Mariners running out of time

Mariners running out of time

Beau Bailey Evergreen columnist

October 3, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

The Seattle Mariners are staring through the wrong side of an almost-empty hourglass.The clock is winding down on the once-heralded prospects that made Seattle’s farm system one of the best in baseball. They are the ones who made losing bearable, who fueled the most hopeful fan base since that of P...

A new day in Cougar Men’s Basketball

Shaun Knight Evergreen Men's Basketball reporter

October 2, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

The level of confidence among coaches and players about the upcoming season in WSU Men’s Basketball was widely manifested as the team held their first official on-campus practice Tuesday.The team, which spent the weekend in Lewiston as part of the annual off-campus team retreat, fielded questions from t...

Cougars finish sixth

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Women's Golf reporter

October 2, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

Washington State Women’s golf battled the weather once again after play at the Rose City Collegiate in Aurora, Ore.The Rose City Collegiate tournament was forced to cut down to two rounds because of the inclement weather. Despite the extreme rain and wind conditions, the Cougars managed to stay at ...

Changing the date in Seattle

Chris Shaw Evergreen Football reporter

October 2, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

The 2014 Cougar Football schedule for next season changed Tuesday when the opener against Rutgers University moved from Friday, Aug. 29 to Thursday, Aug. 28.The teams will play the game in CenturyLink Field for the annual Seattle Game.“A large amount of our fan base is from the west side, and being a...

Kent shines as a senior Cougar golfer

Daniel Rodriguez Evergreen Women's Golf reporter

October 2, 2013


Filed under Sports, Womens

Senior women’s golfer Mallory Kent is keeping a family tradition alive.  Coming from a golfing family where both her sister and brother played at the college level, she was bound to end up playing in the NCAA.With a lot of new names on the team, Kent said she is that older mentor who can guide the n...

Brady still tops Peyton

Chris Shaw Evergreen columnist

October 2, 2013


Filed under Mens, Sports

It's no secret the Denver Broncos have quarterback Peyton Manning to thank for their 4-0 start; he's thrown for 16 touchdowns and zero interceptions in the first four games of the 2013 season. The buzz around the league says Manning is the best quarterback on the field right now, and possibly the bes...

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