1. Oregon Duck Fans Should Demand Chip Kelly's Immediate Resignation

    This is the time of the year when Sports Illustrated , ESPN, Sporting News and anybody else with a keyboard are penning their lists of "The Hottest Seats in College Football...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about 3 years ago 1,409 reads 66 comments

  2. State of the Dawg Nation: Washington Huskies' Emerging Talents Under Coach Sark

    Two things popped out at me from all of the free-agent signings of the University of Washington's draft-eligible players this week. Firstly, years back, when there were 16 rounds in the NFL draft, many of these players would have been selected...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about 3 years ago 1,128 reads 8 comments

  3. Ducks Soup: How Hot Is the Water in Eugene Oregon?

    Analysis/Opinion: The water is getting so hot that it appears to being on the verge of boiling. Sure, I'm a Washington Husky fan, and I have been for as long as I can remember...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about 3 years ago 2,455 reads 22 comments

  4. In Defense of Cliff Harris: A Husky Perspective

    Much has been made about what Cliff Harris' actions were on Friday, June 10, 2011, when he was caught driving 118 mph in a 65 mph zone with multiple unpaid violations on his record...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about 3 years ago 1,197 reads 58 comments

  5. ESPN.com Pac-10 blogger Ted Miller's Shortcomings

    ESPN.com's Pac-10 blogger Ted Miller needs to apologize to his readers. His videos represent a massive gap between the ease of use of technology and the application of new media video...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about 4 years ago 902 reads 12 comments

  6. The Washington Huskies' Five Factors For a Sucessful 2010 Season

    Last season the Washington Huskies came painfully close to playing into January. Driving and scoring instead of throwing a Pick 6 to LSU, punching the ball across against Notre Dame, ...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about 4 years ago 974 reads 4 comments

  7. A Tale Of Two QBs: Jake Locker -V- Jeremiah Masoli

    How many times can are we left scratching our heads as we read headlines and wonder, "What was he thinking?!"  The string of arrests that made it to not just the front page of the Sports Section ...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about over 4 years ago 1,170 reads 16 comments

  8. Stop Calling Washington Over USC an Upset

    I'm quite sick of games like Washington's Week 3 victory over USC being called an upset...unless upset means that pundits don't know what they were talking about and they're upset about being red in the face...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 5 years ago 38 reads 3 comments

  9. Five Things I Will Do As New Head Coach of the Washington Huskies

    I am throwing my hat into the ring for the soon-to-be-vacant head football coaching position for the Washington Huskies. My football qualifications are on par with Barack Obama's as a presidential candidate, but this isn't about politics...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 413 reads 7 comments

  10. If Barak Obama Were NFL Commissioner

    His face is everywhere. You can’t miss his face on the Internet. Even on this site, there are banners and ads telling us to vote early...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 291 reads 2 comments

  11. How Close Are We Getting To Bastardizing "God Bless America" at Baseball Games?

    Sometimes it's artistic...Jimi Hendrix. Sometimes it is painful to listen to...Carl Lewis. Sometimes it's an utter disgrace...Roseanne Barr. But most often the American National Anthem can be a great song...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 130 reads 0 comments

  12. Four Unbreakable MLB Records

    Here's an interesting take on some dubious records. 4. Bret BooneThere will never be another 5'10" second baseman that will hit 19 home runs before his contract year then jump up to 37 dingers during his contract year...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 445 reads 0 comments

  13. ALCS and NLCS Preview: What Will and Won't Happen

    4. In Philadelphia Won't Happen—Father time a.k.a. Jamie Moyer has been confounding hitters since sixth grade. Ironically, he’s exhibited no increase in velocity since that time...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 201 reads 4 comments

  14. Week 7 Preview: A Wacky Weekend Ahead in College Football Awaits

    A whole lot of shakin' goin' on—that's certainly going to be true for the upcoming weekend. The Top 15 as you know it will no longer exist...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 1,099 reads 13 comments

  15. Buckeyes Begin Staking Claim to BCS Championship Game

    Fresh off a win at Camp Randall, the Ohio State Buckeyes are setting their sights on a return to the BCS Championship Game. Pollsters have thrown up several road blocks with Southern Cal, the team the lost to being one of them...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 426 reads 10 comments

  16. This One Time, at Banned Camp: Wisconsin Band Suspended for Ohio State Game

    In what some are calling "The Shocker," the entire University of Wisconsin Marching Band is going to be spending some time at Banned Camp this fall...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 2,455 reads 10 comments

  17. Good Bye Yankee Stadium, I Will Not Miss You

    Yeah, I know it was supposed to be a national day of mourning for shutting down "The House that Ruth Built", but its end is fitting. Joe Torre's Dodgers won their division. The Tampa Bay Rays win the division...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 623 reads 10 comments

  18. Elite Eight Previews and Predictions: How USC's Loss Shakes Up College Football

    USC isn't the only Top 10 or even the only Top 25 team to go down this weekend. There could turn out to be a weekend of shake-ups and upsets. How far USC falls depends on several teams, but most assuredly, USC falls out of the Top 10...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 329 reads 2 comments

  19. Steve Bartman: A Funny Story for Cubbie Fans

    As the regular season wraps up Chicago Cubs Nation begins to think about and all the years that they've been so close to winning it all only to have their hopes dashed. It's been a very long time...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 330 reads 7 comments

  20. Husky Hope: Five Reasons Washington Will Show Great Improvement

    Oklahoma, Oregon, Brigham Young. They're gone. Only one of those losses counts in Pac-10 football. With the Pac-10 season nearly in full swing, I examine what is ahead and find reasons for the Purple and Gold flags to fly high again around Montlake...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 363 reads 9 comments

  21. Road to Miami: All Hope is Not Gone, Buckeye Nation

    35–3. A flop that big hasn't been seen in Los Angeles since the days of Vlade Divac. 35-3. The Buckeyes are done...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 386 reads 8 comments

  22. Tarnished Trojan: Who Gets the Heisman If Reggie Bush Is Stripped?

    One of these days the NCAA has to make a ruling on Reggie Bush's transgressions—excuse me, alleged transgressions. I'm not here to say that Bush did or did not take benefits while at USC...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 827 reads 4 comments

  23. NCAA Football Week 3: Eight Things We Learned This Weekend

    We've been tossing the pigskin around campuses for three weeks now and, although not all colleges are in session, we are learning quite a bit on the weekends...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 761 reads 8 comments

  24. After Further Review: Pac-10 Officials Must Admit They Blew UW-BYU Game

    The University of Washington had developed a habit of leading games early then collapsing late...until Brigham Young University rolled into Seattle on Sept. 6...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about almost 6 years ago 341 reads 3 comments

  25. Why does America Hate the Ohio State Buckeyes?

    Recently ESPN.com ran a feature where the fans rated the teams that they love to hate. This is one poll that The Ohio State Buckeyes finish up on top. I don’t think that anybody hates the players, the tradition and especially Coach Tressel...

    Mike Martin Written by Mike Martin about 6 years ago 5,106 reads 39 comments