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Where does WSU look now in QB search?

WOULD THIS CALIFORNIA QB BE A GOOD FIT AT WSU?

WITH SPOKANE's Brett Rypien headed to Boise State and Jake Browning pledged to Washington, where do the Cougs turn for their 2015 quarterback? For clues, we turn to what Mike Leach looks for in a QB. But first, it's also important to remember it's the first week of April. Leach didn't get his 2013 QB, Tyler Bruggman, until June.

If the Cougs don't have their QB by July 1, then CougFans would have legitimate cause for concern. Also playing into the angst over the past day or so is that Rypien is from Spokane. If he were the exact same player but at a high school in California, his decision to go to Boise would have barely caused a ripple among the Cougar Faithful. Local recruiting is important, but it's far more...

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