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WSU SPRING DAY 8: Fight time on the Palouse

WSU SPRING DAY 8: Fight time on the Palouse

PULLMAN — The intensity of Saturday's spring football practice could be felt from 25 rows up in the stands at Martin Stadium. There were several moments throughout Day 8 where the pushing, shoving and arguing contained upward of 15 players. During actual game action, the offense again had its way with the young secondary, which featured a new face at cornerback.

The fighting didn't bother Coach Mike Leach too much, as long as it didn't take away from his precious practice time. "If they wanna fight, fight (on the sideline)," Leach said. "If they don't get off the field quick enough, I'll run them for wasting time." It was hard to tell who initiated, reacted or even participated in the melee because everyone suddenly became calm and the crowd dispersed...

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