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Huskies Show Up To Fight

Steve Sarkisian (US PRESSWIRE)

SEATTLE - I was all in favor of renaming CenturyLink Field Safeway Field but couldn't find any takers. The team that got called out last week for apparently being soft showed up Saturday night for a brawl. It was a point of pride for the Washington Huskies, and they won a hard-faught, tense, sloppy football game. In other words - it was perfect.

"I thought our kids showed a great deal of resiliency," Steve Sarkisian said after the Huskies' 20-17 win over No. 7 Oregon State. "At the end of the day I don't know how pretty it was." Don't worry Sark: It was a ballet of brutality, a non-fiction work of ferocity, a slobberknocking symphony that Pete Carroll would have been proud to pen. Maybe Desmond Trufant bent the ear of his brother this... Recommended Stories