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Hugh Millen discusses Isaiah Stanback

Isaiah Stanback (Otto Greule, Jr./Getty)

As quarterback Isaiah Stanback heads into his senior season, one thinks back to that cold November night in Pullman in 2004. With Casey Paus at QB, the Huskies fell way behind the Cougars. But when former Coach Keith Gilbertson pulled the plug on Paus and inserted Stanback, Washington mounted a comeback.

It wasn't enough, however, as the Huskies lost. To many Washington fans, it was inexplicable why the struggling Paus played so much during a 1-10 season, while the raw but exciting Isaiah Stanback wasted away on the sideline. Former Husky QB and current KJR analyst Hugh Millen worked the post-game show on radio that night. He was apoplectic. "Yes," Millen says now with a chuckle. "I was a... Recommended Stories