Football Analysis

Articles related to analyzing games, polls, standings, and races.

Expecting a UW Breakout in 2014? Read this...

159

The Huskies look great on paper as 2014 approaches. Today, the UWDP looks at wildcards that could derail what looks like a promising season.

the Gekko Files: Stanford 2014 Preview

29

With a difficult schedule and position overhauls in the defensive front seven and the offensive line, the Stanford ride may be on the downside stretch. Or is it?

Sunday Best - Previewing Huskies in the NFL

23

SI has taken a look at Pac 12 players in the NFL and didn't think much of the Huskies currently in the league. We have our own take on that.

Analyzing Bill Connelly's UW Football Preview

3

Bill did a great job of previewing the Huskies in his countdown series -- we point out where he nailed it, a couple things he may have missed, and recap some high points.

Chris Petersen and UW's Hierarchy of Needs

With the cupboards well-stocked, Chris Petersen is in the enviable position to affect culture change in Washington's football program.

Better/Worse/Neutral: Defensive Line

14

The Husky defensive front returns experienced talent up front buttressed by a group of young could-be stars.

Hawks and Dawgs: Friends Born On the Gridiron

32

The Seahawks and Huskies enjoy one of the most unique proximal situations that fans of both the pro and college football games could ever hope for. How can these two entities take their it to the...

Top 10 Non Conference Games for the Pac-12

13

There are clearly some marquee games this year in Pac-12 non conference play. However, the further down the list you go, the more difficult it becomes to find relevant games, let alone rank them ...

the Gekko Files: Cal 2014 Preview

31

The happenings in Berkeley are no-longer "eyes only", but who wants to burn out their corneas examining this football team? The Gekko, that's who.

Pac-12 South, Non Conference Schedule Rankings

4

The South Division definitely has a stronger non conference schedule than the North Division. Heck, three of the teams don't even play against FCS teams this year.

Pac-12 North, Non-Conference Schedule Rankings

49

Argue with my rankings all you want, that's sort of the point ... but hey I had to pick some kind of arbitrary method of getting these rankings, and, for the most parts, these rankings are as...

UW's Offensive Line Strategy Shifts to a Zen State

64

UW's Offensive Line numbers are finally back to where Husky fans expect them to be. Accordingly, Chris Petersen's strategy for managing the OL unit can change to one focused on talent over numbers.

Vegas says Oregon will win the Pac-12

26

Online sportsbook Bovada.lv lists Oregon as the clear cut favorite to win the Pac-12 in 2014. Washington is the sixth favorite with 14-1 odds.

the Gekko Files: Utah 2014 Preview

16

Next up in the Gekko Files: a look at the prospects of a Utah resurgence in 2014.

the Gekko Files 2014: Previewing Oregon State

86

The Gekko Files for 2014 are getting declassified. First up: Mike Riley's Oregon State squad.

UWDP Preseason Pac-12 Poll

173

We take our best shot at predicting what we think the conference will look like half a year from now. What could go wrong?

Better/Worse/Neutral: Special Teams

19

The Huskies lose their workhorse, who made just about everything a year ago, and add some experience to the position in the form of coaching.

2014: the Year of Kasen

26

If the Huskies are to make a surprise run at the P12 Championship, Kasen Williams is going to be their most crucial factor.

The Experts Chime in on UW Football

39

Annual college football previews are starting to roll in. What do the experts have to say about UW in the Pac 12?

UW's Latest Roster Analysis - 86 Schollies

43

We've updated the famous Scholarship Chart. Check out the UWDP's latest roster analysis.

Your "Off-Season" is his "On-season"

21

Larry Scott is riding shotgun on what has quietly been one of the most disruptive off seasons in recent NCAA history.

The Strategy Behind Composing Washington's Defense

16

There are many ways a coach can construct a defense. How did Justin Wilcox construct his, what is Pete Kwiatkowski being handed, and is he following the same path?

Chris Petersen and Early Expectations

35

Even with the losses of three very key offensive weapons and the prospects of largely rebuilding the secondary, the number of returning players on the roster plus the hiring of Chris Petersen as...

Getting UW Back to the Rose Bowl

The Huskies aren't there yet, but the ability to make a Rose Bowl run isn't too far from a reality. How will the Huskies get over the proverbial hump and give their fans a chance to return to...

Wanna Get Rich? Gekko's $$$ Husky Stock Picks

71

If the Huskies were an equities market, which player stocks would you be buying and selling right now? The Gekko knows.

FanPost
101

Featured FanPost: Five Position Groups on the Rise

In 2013 the Huskies were finally able to scratch the seven-win itch. Yes, gone were the early-season super opponents like LSU, Notre Dame, Oklahoma and the toughest schedule in the country. They...

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

By becoming a registered user, you are also agreeing to our Terms and confirming that you have read our Privacy Policy.

Join UW Dawg Pound

You must be a member of UW Dawg Pound to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at UW Dawg Pound. You should read them.

Join UW Dawg Pound

You must be a member of UW Dawg Pound to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at UW Dawg Pound. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.

tracking_pixel_9347_tracker