The quarterback from Brandon, Mississippi, moved to the Northwest much less than a year in the past with a pretty thin resume and numerous hope. Yesterday, he heard his call referred to as with the aid of the Jacksonville Jaguars. He gained Washington State’s starting quarterback activity, led the Cougars to eleven victories, and re-invigorated the Pullman campus. All the even as unmarried-handedly making the mustache cool again.
The praise appears to be a risk to make his residing as an NFL quarterback.
It’s a state of affairs nobody ought to have imagined last April. Except for Minshew, who instructed the sector at that point, he had 12 months to expose each person he deserved to be drafted.
• There became a time horse racing changed into a significant part of the Spokane sports activities scene.
And one horse, in particular, Turbolator, dominated that game.
The gelding came this close to making the soar from Playfair to the massive time, Santa Anita, in 1969; however, it wasn’t to be. Except inside the pages of nowadays’s S-R, Jim Price examines “The Great What If.” Don Kardong is a Spokane legend. The founding father of Bloomsday is set to step far away from the road race and slip off into the sunset. OK, that won’t show up. But he’s stepping again. Though no longer till talking with John Blanchette about what his destiny holds.