Archive for the ‘DUBS!’ Category

09.22.09 Pac-10 Football Podcast – Locker, Huskies Arrive

Much to say as Washington gets their biggest win since Miami in 2000. Jake Locker came up with two throws on that final drive that Husky fans will talk about for years. UW’s previously maligned kicking game found a new Folk Hero (thanks Dr. Fig Jam) as young master Erik came of age in a […]

A Tale Of Two Teams With Tempered Expectations

Lost in the shadow of the Huskies non-embarrassing debut is the fact the Seahawks kick off the regular season this weekend. Remember the Seahawks? The team that went to the Super Bowl a few years ago? One disastrous injury plagued season has scuffed the shine of the region’s most popular local team. This preseason didn’t […]

Which Program Is Most Important To Husky Athletics TODAY?

Weird times on Montlake these days. Traditional powerhouses are underwhelming and/or on the upswing. Success has come from programs not traditionally looked at for dominance. But we’re winning NCAA championships for the first time in the school’s history. So where does that put us? Simple question: which single program is the most important to Husky […]

Nick Montana commits to UW

Constable Echelon Image: The LA Times is reporting that QB Nick Montana has committed to the University of Washington. Nick, the son of NFL Hall of Famer Joe Montana, is’s #13 ranked QB for 2010. This certainly takes a lot of the sting out of Skyline QB Jake Heaps’ commitment last week to […]

Props to Jim Caple

Hotdog It’s good to be on top. In the wake of the Huskies’ Pac-10 Championship, Page 2 writer and former UW Daily Editor Jim Caple weighs in with a masterful piece that captures the joy of college sports. Let’s take a moment to commend Mr. Caple on a job well done. When something notable happens in […]

Week 8 Pac 10 Wrap: Dubs Edition

Fig Jam Hard to focus on Pac 10 basketball right now with the Lobestaal mania that has swept… well basically just this site and other blogs where Husky and Cougar fans like to fight about stuff.  But I’ll do my best to break down what happened in the world of hoops this past week. Big […]

Now I Know How Jean Enersen Feels

Special to HD&F by former Husky Mascot “Whitepaw’s Arlut Spirit of Gold Dust” (AKA “Spirit”) Motherfuckers. Listen, I know that IN THIS ECONOMY everyone’s job is in danger.  Fair enough.  But what did I do wrong?  Chasing squirrels?  Really?  You want to can a dog for doing dog things?  You think UGA VII has to […]

UW Football: Best Mascot Ever.

Fig Jam The magic is back.  The UW football program got a boost today with the announcement of new mascot “Dubs.”  He has officially begun training and according to the University of Washington press release, may be ready for the spring game.  You can track Dubs’ progress on his blog: