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    Chris Petersen turns down USC, takes Washington job

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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    Wow I thought he had maybe stayed at Boise a little too long. I always thought he would leave when Kellen Moore graduated.

    Sounds like a good move by both parties.



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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    Apparently Washington has a really good, young team and really nice facilities. Glad he's nowhere near us.



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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    They aimed pretty high in that search. I'm impressed and curious how this works out.


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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    Suprised he finally took a job, especially as his "star power" seems lower than it was 2-3 years ago. If I were a top coach, I'd be leery of USC as well.



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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    It makes me wonder if he wanted the USC job...or if he preferred a setting like UW over a huge metropolitan area? I know Seattle is not Boise...but it isn't LA either. Great hire by UW and doubt anyone will really harbor any resentment because at worse they replaced Sark with an equal...and in many opinions maybe a better coach!



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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    The White Unicorn finally lands somewhere.

    Makes sense that its now: "down" year and he's taken Boise about as far as he can.



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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    With the way the conferences have realigned. I think he finally decided it was giong to be to hard to compete so he finally made the move. Washington is a sleeping giant


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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    I can't blame him for taking the Washington job over the USC job. A little lower expectations. Should do well there.



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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    Seems like maybe he just likes living in the Northwest and was holding out for a good job in that part of the country. Seeing as Oregon will probably just promote from within until the program falls off, this was probably the ideal job for him to hold out for.



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    Re: Chris Peterson turns down USC, takes Washington job

    He can hang with Coach Otz!



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    Re: Chris Petersen to Washington

    Boise State becomes mediocre in 3..2..1..


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    Re: Chris Petersen to Washington

    Wow...what a hit for Washington. Hasn't Petersen had offers for bigger jobs?



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    Re: Chris Petersen to Washington

    http://cyclonefanatic.com/forum/gene...ngton-job.html

    already being discussed... I hate being this way but people have snapped at me about it before so I feel justified being a jerk



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