BULLDOG BITES: The son of Paul and Marjorie Washington, De Shawn is already hearing from colleges. He said he’s attended a few Texas A&M football games so far, and likes the school. But, he’s also considering a career in medicine, which makes Baylor an attractive option. … Nederland stayed at No. 8 in the state rankings after beating Vidor last week. The Bulldogs have been ranked in the top 10 since Week 1 and received votes in the state poll every week this season. … Washington said the blocked PAT was not his first, as he had done the same his freshman year and in eighth grade. … Washington and Koby Couron are tied for the team lead with four sacks each. … Quarterback Carson Raines leads District 20-4A with eight TD passes this season. Colton Kimler also leads the district with three INTs and is averaging 38 yards per interception return. Running back Kendrick Hopkins is fourth in the district with 376 rushing yards.
Five Questions with De Shawn Washington
What’s your favorite food? Gumbo
What’s your favorite NFL team? Houston Texans
What’s your favorite college? Texas A&M
What’s your favorite color? Blue
If you could have lunch with someone famous, who would it be? DeMarcus Ware