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Trufant accepts invitation to Senior Bowl, Steve Sarkisian’s Wednesday post-practice video

Senior cornerback Desmond Trufant has accepted an invitation to play in the prestigious 2013 Senior Bowl  on Jan. 26 in Mobile, Alabama. The game features some of the top seniors in the country, practicing for a week and then playing in front of NFL scouts and GMs from every team in the league.

Trufant has been one

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Husky football names 2012 season team captains

Tonight at the Raise the Woof celebration, head coach Steve Sarkisian announced the team captains for 2012 season. They are:

Desmond Trufant, senior, cornerback

Trufant, a Tacoma native,  has been the best cornerback in the program since he stepped on campus in 2009. He has played in all 38 games of his career, while starting the last 35 straight at corner.  He had 64 tackles last season and was named honorable mention All-Pac-12. He also was named the recipient of the UW’s Don James Perseverance Award at the team’s postseason banquet.

Drew Schaefer, senior, center

Schaefer is a fifth-year senior

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Alamo Bowl: Full transcript and audio of UW defense press conference with a little video

NICK HOLT: Hi, guys. It’s good to be here. I’m going to introduce our players from my left to right. Starting off with our starting strong safety, a sophomore out of Los Angeles, California, Sean Parker; the next young man from Tacoma, Washington, starting corner, junior, Desmond Trufant; myself, Nick Holt; and then to my right, senior, also from Seattle, Washington, starting defensive end, Everrette Thompson, has been a four‑year starter for us; next young man, also from

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