Editor’s Note: The following story is the seventh installment in the “Stories That Live Forever” series. The series originated in 2007 to commemorate Memorial Day and honor the names listed on the Washington State University Veterans Memorial on the WSU campus. To access the original six parts of the series click the
Thompson, Rypien, Rosenbach, Bledsoe, Leaf, Gesser.
For Cougar football fans, these names stir fond memories of exploits on the gridiron, so much so, that these past Cougar quarterback greats were recently immortalized on a lithograph print titled “Quarterback U.”
But the rich quarterback … » More …