Dante Pettis, a freshman receiver for the Huskies, had an 87-yard punt return for a touchdown, Washington’s first punt-return TD since 2003. But Pettis also made some big plays at wide receiver on Saturday against Colorado.
While the current edition of the Seahawks have long fed off the doubts of others, they’ve rarely doubted themselves. But after beating Carolina, some of the Seahawks admitted that they just might have needed a little self-affirmation, which they could also get against the Raiders.
Shaq Thompson says he still has the soul of a linebacker. Fortunately, Thompson has found a way to translate that aggression into his new role at running back, because it doesn’t look like he’s going anywhere else any time soon.
Washington quarterback Cyler Miles, back from a concussion, was 13 of 19 for 206 yards and two touchdowns with two fumbles in the Huskies' 38-23 victory at Colorado on Saturday. Here's what Miles, a sophomore from Centennial, Colo., said after the game: