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Surprising Cougars are no surprise anymore, and expect them to whip Huskies in Apple Cup

TERRY MOSHER   GARDNER MINSHEW II   Mosher’s Pac-12 Football Poll:   Washington State Washington Utah California Oregon Arizona State Stanford UCLA USC Oregon State Arizona Colorado   It’s been a crazy ...

Earl Thomas would have been better off if he would have just shut up, but his emotions got the better of him

TERRY MOSHER   EARL THOMAS I find it kind of amusing that we aren’t talking much at all now about Earl Thomas. Well, maybe amusing isn’t the right word. Maybe I should ...

Boston’s Porcello, Dodgers’ Muncy have roots back to my home town

  TERRY MOSHER   MAX MUNCY This is hard for me to believe. It’s almost like too good to be true, except it is. What I’m talking about here is that my ...

Mosher Pac-12 football poll: Minshew leads the Cougars to the top

TERRY MOSHER My Pac-12 Poll for football: Washington State. Washington Oregon Utah Stanford USC Colorado Arizona State UCLA California Arizona Oregon State GARDNER MINSHEW II Winners of games this week are pretty ...

Can Washington slow down Oregon’s Justin Herbert?

TERRY MOSHER   JUSTIN HERBERT Washington football started the season as one of the favorites to make the college playoff system. I have learned over nearly 50 years writing sports to be ...

One more round, simpler sports times, Roy Rogers and Trigger and Old Hoss

  TERRY MOSHER ROY ROGERS AND TRIGGER Hank Thompson had a great voice, deep baritone and lyrics to his country songs were so smooth, almost like the beer he drank.    “Hey, ...

Kitsap Outsiders’ foursome get together in Minnesota and Wisconsin

From left Greg Roraff, Eddie Stewart, Butch Holt, Wayne Gibson The past jumped to the present this month when four guys from the semipro baseball team, Kitsap Outsiders, gathered in Minneapolis and ...

Longtime broadcaster Bob Robertson to be honored by Tacoma Rainiers at Cheney Stadium

BOB ROBERTSON By Marc Blau Special to the Sportspaper TACOMA, Wash. — The Tacoma Rainiers today announced the Cheney Stadium home radio suite will be renamed in honor of the club’s longtime broadcaster, Bob ...

Maybe the black bear wanted to also watch Alex Smith and the Redskins

A few days ago Tracyton’s Lanny and Deanna Dowell received word from the Smith’s (Pam and Doug, former Olympic High School football coach) who were seeking a respite at their condo in ...

A short history of the Mosher siblings

  By Terry Mosher Editor Sports Papere This is the last photo of the Mosher siblings taken together in Richburg  NY (I believe in 2000) at Ray and Peggy Mosher’s home. Ray, ...

Lack of quality depth only big negative out of Seahawks first preseason game

TERRY MOSHER SHAQUEM GRIFFIN My first impressions of the Seattle Seahawks first preseason football game is that the quality of depth is lacking big-time. After the first team moved right down the ...

Mariners find that dark hole and Terrell Owens attacks football writers

TERRY MOSHER TERRELL OWNS It’s time again to wander over to the Boneyard to get rid of all the thoughts swirling about in my over-active mind and get some rest, especially with ...

I’m getting tired of the drama, so just trade Thomas and get rid of it all

TERRY MOSHER   EARL THOMAS   I’m in the  car a lot, which is the only time I hear the sports shock jocks talk on radio. Man, today I turned them both ...

My all-time best Seattle Mariners’ roster

TERRY MOSHER   The Seattle Mariners are in a genuine push to make the baseball playoffs and I figured this is as good a time as any to take a look at ...

Trump-Kennedy pact that goes back to Deutsche Bank led to Kavanaugh

Editor’s note:  This was found on the Internet and was so interesting we are sharing it here.   Legal Expert Goes Public on Trump-Kennedy: “No one is telling the full story…so I’m ...

Cousins signing with Warriors raises questions about long-time viability of the NBA

  TERRY MOSHER   DEMARCUS COUSINS The stink going around is the NBA is becoming too top-heavy and that is ruining the league, and presumably attendance. Maybe so, but it’s only because ...

It will be Husky Night at the KAR as UW’s Kwiatkowski is guest speaker

  PETE KWIATKOWSKI It’s going to be Washington Husky night on July 11 at the Kitsap Golf and Country Club as UW co-defensive coordinator and outside linebackers coach Pete Kwiatkowski will be ...

2018 Mariners are good, but they are chasing three great teams — Yankees, Boston and Houston

  TERRY MOSHER   As the Seattle Mariners complete the murderous part of their 2018 schedule, it’s becoming clear that they are a couple steps behind the teams – New York Yankees ...

Top Seattle sports stars may not be needed anymore

TERRY MOSHER EARL THOMAS   It has occurred to me now for some time that the two biggest sports stars in Seattle aren’t really needed anymore. That point can be argued, I’m ...

Oshie of the Washington Capitals is related to former OC football coach Orson Christensen

T.J. OSHIE An interesting side note to the Washington Capitals versus Las Vegas Golden Knights in the Stanley Cup playoffs is that one of the better players for the Capitals came from ...