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More Huskies quotes after Cactus Bowl practice

Here are some additional UW practice quotes distributed by the folks at the Cactus Bowl.


(On his preparation for the bowl) “I’m really just working on the fundamentals and getting back into shape. Just trying to be more consistent on my runs and fitness. That’s one of the keys to the bowl season is to be able to come out and be as consistent as you are during the season.” Read more »


Practice report: Fellner out 4 weeks; Gilliland quits team

On the first practice with full pads, Washington didn’t lose a player to injury on Friday. But the Huskies did see junior linebacker Garrett Gilliland leave the team and received news that starting safety/linebacker Nate Fellner will be out for four weeks with a broken foot.

Coach Steve Sarkisian said Gilliland, who played in 12 games last season and started at outside linebacker against Cal, chose to retire. Gilliland will remain at UW, but will not be on an athletic scholarship.

“We want him to play football and he doesn’t want to,” Sarkisian said. “It’s unfortunate.”

Fellner was carted off the practice field on Thursday after suffering a foot injury. Sarkisian said the junior broke the fifth metatarsal and would need at least four weeks to recover.
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