Head blows in contact sports not child’s play

By Linda Weiford, WSU News SPOKANE, Wash. – Hoping to address concussion concerns and declining participation, the youth arm of the NFL in September will roll out a pilot program that alters how football is played by its youngest athletes. USA Football aims to reduce the head-banging force of the game by testing a new […]

Student intern promotes virtual NFL experience in Europe

By Michelle Fredrickson, Voiland College of Engineering & Architecture PULLMAN, Wash. – Washington State University intern Blake Rowe recently was tasked with a unique challenge: Give a real-life demonstration of NFL football in the heart of England, where “football” can only mean one thing – soccer.

Cougar grad Travis Long inks contract with Eagles

Travis Long closes in for sack. Photo Courtesy of Brian Phillips and WSU Athletics     Related   07-29-13 Philadelphia Daily News/ – Eagles sign Washington State OLB Travis Long 07-29-13 CSN Philly – Eagles sign rookie outside linebacker Travis Long  Go to for more information on Cougar football Wikipedia – Travis Long bio PHILADELPHIA […]