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Excitement building around Huskies’ newest defensive backs


Defensive coordinator Jimmy Lake on freshmen Dominique Hampton, Kyler Gordon and Julius Irvin: "We know athletically those guys can play right now."

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Four different players score as the Washington women win their soccer exhibition opener


Kennedy Smith and Sianna Siemonsma each had a goal and an assist for the Huskies. Lisa Jensen and Jessika Cowart had the other UW goals.

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Impressions from Day 10 of Huskies’ fall camp: Jake Browning leads way on 99-yard TD drive


Browning runs for three first downs to set up Sean McGrew for a short touchdown run.

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Huskies’ young receivers embracing daily challenge against UW’s loaded secondary


The Huskies are young and largely unproven at wide receiver, and they know some have tagged them as the "weak link" of the offense.

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In tight competition, pressure mounting for Huskies’ young kickers


Mixed results so far in competition between Peyton Henry and Van Soderberg through the first full week of fall camp.

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Impressions from Day 8 of Huskies’ fall camp: Ty Jones, Aaron Fuller highlight breakthrough day for the offense


Jones comes down with a one-handed grab from Jake Browning in the end zone.

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Ex-UW signee Ale Kaho arrives at Alabama, practices for first time with Crimson Tide


Well, that didn’t take long. Ale Kaho, the former five-star linebacker who signed with Washington last December, participated in his first practice as a member of the Alabama Crimson Tide on Saturday — just five days after Chris Petersen announced he had granted Kaho his release from UW. Kaho’s arrival in Alabama contradicts a statement […]

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Impressions from Day 7 of Huskies’ fall camp: Defense rules the day (again)


The Washington defense snared five interceptions on Friday, but the offense did break through with its first touchdown during team drills of fall camp.

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Is Washington’s Benning Potoa’e finally ready to convert potential into production?


The DuPont, Wash., native and redshirt junior outside linebacker could be primed for a long-awaited eruption this fall.

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Former Seahawks trainer Jim Whitesel dies of cancer


UW alum Jim Whitesel was a trainer for the Seahawks from 1976-1998. Before he joined the Seahawks, he also worked as a trainer at WSU.

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#HeyJude mailbag: Can Elijah Molden challenge for a starting job in UW Huskies’ secondary?


The first #HeyJude mailbag of the Huskies' 2018 season is here. Beat writer Adam Jude answers your questions on UW's deep secondary, which freshmen receivers could play, the future at QB and more.

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Husky Headlines podcast: Reacting to Ale Kaho’s move to Alabama, and five early standouts from UW fall camp


Plus, conversations with senior left tackle Trey Adams and junior safety Taylor Rapp.

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NCAA to allow more flexibility for college basketball players considering the NBA


Ten months after federal prosecutors announced wide-ranging investigation into corruption in college basketball, the NCAA announced policy changes related to the sport, including allowing top players to sign with agents while in school and players who enter the NBA draft but are not chosen to retain their college eligibility. The reforms also call for more […]

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Former 5-star LB Ale Kaho, granted his release from UW Huskies, to instead play for Alabama


The No. 1 linebacker in the 2018 recruiting class to play for the Crimson Tide.

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Huskies have another wide receiver turning from injury, and Quinten Pounds is again showing his big-play potential


Pounds is back after his second ACL surgery, and he's been one of UW's most consistent receivers in the first week of camp.

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Impressions from Day 5 of Huskies’ fall camp: Shutout continues for No. 1 defense


No. 1 offense gets close to the end zone but can't break through in final team period.

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After series of injuries, Chico McClatcher again looks like a difference-maker for the Huskies’ offense


One of the most explosive players on the UW roster, McClatcher says he feels great after recovering from a broken ankle and a previously undisclosed knee injury from 2017.

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UW’s Chris Petersen on kicking game, defensive dominance, Chico McClatcher, Jake Haener, Ale Kaho and more


Petersen says kicking game is "making progress."

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Impressions from Day 4 of Huskies’ fall camp: Jake Haener’s touchdown throw highlights improved day for offense


Haener's 30-yard touchdown pass to Aaron Fuller was the lone touchdown of the day for the offense.

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Former 5-star linebacker Ale Kaho granted his release from UW Huskies


"You’ve got to do the right thing. We wish him the best," Chris Petersen says.

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