First-year University of Washington men’s basketball coach Mike Hopkins learned how effective a 2-3 zone can be as a former player and assistant at Syracuse. Now, he hopes the Huskies can terrorize the Pac-12 using it.
The Seahawks three-time All-Pro cornerback was his fully unchecked, don’t-give-a-rip self in comparing Kaepernick to those who are currently quarterbacks in the league. He also has an answer for those who criticize social protests by “privileged, millonaire athletes.”
The Seahawks’ top wide receiver asks the NFL commissioner to co-sign a letter to the Senate judiciary committee endorsing a bill that would reduce mandatory minimum sentences for low-level drug offenders and give judges more leeway. It’s Baldwin’s “huge” step in getting the entire league unified behind his social- and racial-equality initiatives.
The senior, who qualified for last season’s Mat Classic as a 132-pound wrestler, is on the verge of qualifying for the state cross country meet for the fourth consecutive year. “State’s a blast,” Morrissey says.