Links largely compiled while watching the Mariners at 3 a.m., so take that into consideration. …
— CBSSports.com has a story on the commitment of Sammie Long.
— Also looks like Donald Butler’s role could change a little in 2012.
— Portland State, UW’s third foe of 2012 — coming to CenturyLink Field on Sept. 15 — will be among the last teams in the country to start spring ball, beginning on April 9. Here’s a brief overview of the Vikings, and avid high school fans will notice a few familiar names there, including former Bellevue High DL Julious Moore.
— Sounds like LSU wants to throw more to its tight ends in 2012.
— The Salt Lake Tribune has a little feature on RB Kelvin York, who visited UW the weekend of the Apple Cup but signed instead with the Utes.
— Missed this a few days ago, but here’s a story on Skyline QB Max Browne from ESPN.com’s Alabama site, noting his close relationship with former UW OC Doug Nussmeier.
All for now.