Category: Defense

Statistical Look at Where UW Needs to Improve in 2018 (Offense)

We looked at the stats for in-conference games during Petersen’s tenure to quantify where UW needs improvement in 2018. The numbers are for 2014, 2016, 2017, 2017. The number in parenthesees is the rank in conference. We bolded 2016 and 2017. Let’s start with the offense… Sack Yards Allowed- 160, 180, 79, 127 Explosive Plays-

Pac-12 Blog on Pac-12’s Best Secondary

ESPN’s Pac-12 Blog has a post up about the league’s best secondary heading into 2016. Chantel Jennings says it’s UW: However, my pick is Washington. The Huskies only lose one player (Brian Clay) out of their two-deep that finished as the fourth-best pass defense in the conference last year. Budda BakerĀ is the obvious star, but