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Vita Vea is the obvious choice for Washington

Other than Jonathan Allen, last year’s first-round pick, Washington has few impact players along the defensive line. That’s why it is somewhat puzzling that the team only signed veteran Phil Taylor this offseason. That has made it clear the team will go into the 2018 NFL draft in search of at least one talented player […]

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Washington State Quarterback Tyler Hilinski Found Dead In Apparent Suicide

Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski, 21, was found dead Tuesday night in Pullman, Wash. Hilinski died from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound in his apartment. The Pullman police department issued a statement confirming his death and said that there was a suicide note near his body. “Pullman Police detectives and the Whitman […]

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Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski passes away in suspected suicide, police say

Washington State quarterback Tyler Hilinski was found dead in his apartment on Tuesday, police in Pullman, Wash., announced Tuesday night. Detectives and the county coroner’s office are investigating and suspect the cause of death was suicide, police said. Hilinski, 21, had just finished his redshirt sophomore season in Pullman, where he was the Cougars’ backup […]

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Washington vs. Eagles 2017 live results: Scores and highlights from ‘Monday Night Football’

After an impressive 34-24 win on Monday night, the Eagles are now 6-1. Carson Wentz was unstoppable — and so were the refs. There was bad news for Philadelphia, however. Left tackle Jason Peters was carted off with a knee injury. Washington falls to 3-3 and its Monday Night Football record since 2000 is now […]

Washington Players Celebrate On The Field With Simulated 'Stop And Frisk'

This NFL celebration was captivating. After Washington cornerback Kendall Fuller intercepted a pass to seal a 26-24 victory over the visiting San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, the player and his teammates simulated an arrest. Fuller put his hands up as safety D.J. Swearinger imitated patting him down and leading him away in handcuffs. Given the controversy […]

Washington Players Celebrate On The Field With Simulated 'Stop And Frisk'

This NFL celebration was captivating. After Washington cornerback Kendall Fuller intercepted a pass to seal a 26-24 victory over the visiting San Francisco 49ers on Sunday, the player and his teammates simulated an arrest. Fuller put his hands up as safety D.J. Swearinger imitated patting him down and leading him away in handcuffs. Given the controversy […]

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The Supreme Court Just Made A Washington 'Redskins' Name Change Much Less Likely

The NFL franchise in Washington, D.C., received a major boost in its fight to save its controversial “Redskins” name Monday morning, thanks to a Supreme Court ruling in a separate legal dispute.  At issue is the team’s federal trademark protections for the nickname, which Native American activists have described as a “dictionary-defined racial slur.” The […]

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Washington basketball’s Kelsey Plum breaks NCAA women’s single-season scoring record

Kelsey Plum broke another NCAA scoring record Monday night. She now has the most points in a single season in NCAA women’s basketball history. Plum was already the all-time leading scorer in college women’s basketball, but she passed Jackie Stiles’ record during tournament play against Oklahoma. Plum now has 1,064 points, whereas Stiles had 1,062 […]