Are the Virginia Cavaliers the ACC's third-best team? - NCB - ESPN


I'm going FanShot crazy today! If you have an Insider account, this is a nice read on what Bennett is doing at Virginia, featuring some healthy skepticism.

THE RAID ON AOL: How Vox Pillaged Engadget And Founded An Empire


If you're curious about the history and current state of CougCenter's parent company, this will be an interesting read for you.

Potential recruits for Leach and WSU per Scout


9 players visiting this weekend per 7 of whom list other BCS offers on their pages. Pretty impressive Mr. Leach. This doesn't include Kenny Lawler who now lists us in his top 3. This would be a mighty fine way to finish up a recruiting class, I am personally crossing my fingers for Eldrenkamp from Bellevue choosing the Crimson and Gray.

Message Boards, Social Media, and Recruiting from the TNT


Interesting article from the Tacoma News Tribune about a few in-state recruits and fan's reactions to these players picking out-of-state schools. Pretty sad how low people can go, aided by largely anonymous internet message boards and social media. EDIT NUSS: Good discussion here. Join in if you wish.

SMU commit considering Cougs


Speedy Athlete/RB Robert Lewis is committed to SMU, but said he'll visit wazzu, likely on jan. 13th with alot of other recruits. He runs a 4.5 40 yard dash and is around 5'10", which looks like good size and speed for a running back, but could be a WR/CB as well.

Could a Grizzly Be The Pirate's Choice for DC? update

This from "Washington State: We hear that a huge number of guys have contacted Leach about serving as defensive coordinator. Sources tell us that Montana defensive coordinator Mike Breske has impressed Leach. We haven't heard that it's a done deal; but Breske might be the one."

Martin Stadium Construction Update


Something's missing, but I can't put my finger on it.

Gabrial Marks has WSU as favorite


Quick update on CB/WR Gabrial Marks recruiting, had a report that said the cougs are his favorite, and assuming he has a good visit mid january, he will likely commit.