2014 Eastern Washington Eagles Football Schedule
Playing in the always competitive Big Sky Conference, the Eastern
Washington Eagles are sure to give their fans some big-time thrills all season long as they look to make their move up the
standings. Be there for all of the big hits, the electrifying runs and the spectacular catches that have become standard operating
procedure over the years for the Eagles. There has never been a better time to get out and show your support as the Eagles
look to take their game to the next and give their fans another thrilling season of hard-hitting football. You can also count
on home games at The Inferno to be absolutely hopping with fans, as this is a venue that has become a major part of the sports
scene around Cheney, Washington for a reason.
Home games against Sam Houston, Idaho State, Northern Colorado and more
will be a very big deal all season long, but you also shouldn't miss out on the road games either. Top-tier away games against
Montana State, Northern Arizona and Portland State are just a few of the matchups that will be met by plenty of Eagles' fanfare,
giving you plenty of opportunities to hit the with the road and travel with the team this season. Home or away, the schedule
is filled with possibilities for fans as the Eagles take aim at the rest of the Big Sky.
Eastern Washington Eagles
Football Team Info
Roos Field (also called The Inferno) is the home venue for the Eastern Washington Eagles, and has
become one of the most unique and eye-catching stadiums in college football. The stadium was originally constructed in the
late 1960s as Woodward Field, but the name was changed in 2010 to honor former Eastern Washington player and All-Pro NFL tackle,
Micahel Roos. The former Eagles player was a major donor in the school's fundraising campaign to fill the stadium's field
with red turf. Roos is just one of the many great players who have gone on to achieve legendary status here at Eastern Washington,
and the next superstar could take his game to the next level at any point.
NCAA Football Experience
the game on TV can be OK, but there's nothing quite like sitting the stands, witnessing your favorite team crush their competition
in a highly anticipated game loaded with memorable moments that will have you at the edge of your seat. There may be all kinds
of ways to keep up with the Eagles these days, but keeping up with a team isn't exactly the same thing as actually experiencing
the fanfare for yourself. When you're there with the rest of the passionate fans getting ready for another epic clash featuring
the Eastern Washington Eagles, you'll see that this is a sport that you have to see first-hand if you truly want to appreciate
Eastern Washington Eagles Football History
The Eastern Washington Eagles football program has been
around for more than a century, proving their top-tier status year after year. Before joining the now defunct NAIA, the team
was competing independently. Their first championship appearance came in the late 1960s, and became a full-fledged member
of the NAIA in the late 1970s. But it wasn't long before the team joined the NCAA and began competing in the Big Sky Conference.
The Eagles have won more than 20 conference championships, with six of those coming in the Big Sky conference. With a great
past loaded with marquee wins/seasons and a bright future, it doesn't get any better than Eastern Washington Eagles football.
Eastern Washington Eagles Football Trivia
Did you know that Michael Roos is the highest draft pick in the history
of the program?
Selected with the ninth pick in the second round in 2005 by the Tennessee Titans, Michael Roos became
the highest drafted pick in the history of Eastern Washington football. Roos had a standout career at offensive tackle for
the Eagles and would continue to elevate his game on the next level as well, ending up with three All-Pro selections and a
very productive career for the Titans.
Eastern Washington Eagles Football Fans
Whether you have been an
Eastern Washington Eagles football fan your whole life or are just starting to follow the Eagles, catching a live game is
an unforgettable experience that every fan needs to see at least once. Be there for all of the eye-popping throws, big hits
and explosive runs that the Eagles have become famous for over the years, as this is a program that is known for having some
exciting playmakers on its roster from one year to the next. College football can be followed many different ways these days,
but Eagles' fans help to make the live-viewing experience the only way to go, giving you plenty of incentive to head out and
make sure that you get right into the thick of the action this season.