March 10, 2014 at 9:44 AM
The Huskies are back on the field for their fourth spring practice at 8 a.m. Tuesday. Until then …
- In case you missed it from Sunday: The Shaq Thompson Experiment will continue at running back. Said Chis Petersen: “Shoot, we may give him more reps and (discover that) he’s our best guy.”
- ESPN.com’s Ted Miller, in his weekly mailbag, says one Pac-12 coach dubbed Petersen one of the nation’s “truly elite coaches.”
- The NCAA is considering an early signing period for football (similar to basketball and other sports), which Stanford coach Davis Shaw says is a “terrible” idea.
- Quarterback recruit Jake Browning told 247sports.com that he had a fun unofficial visit to UW this weekend.
- New Utah offensive coordinator Dave Christensen, a former UW assistant, says he has no issues with Dennis Erickson, demoted to Utah’s running backs coach this year.
- Longtime Texas assistant Duane Akina will be Stanford’s new defensive backs coach.