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The 12 Plays of Christmas: No. 7

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With the holidays upon us, is counting down the top plays of the season, with the No. 1 play to finish out the year. So who is next on the list? It's about time we talked about Bishop Sankey and his contribution to the Washington team in 2012, highlighted by a spectacular run when the Huskies needed it most.

The 5-foot-10, 200-pound running back from Spokane was nothing short of incredible in his debut as a starter replacing Chris Polk. No one expected Sankey to come close to the 1488 yards Polk rolled out in 2011, but he nearly duplicated Polk with 1439 yards on 289 carries - essentially five yards every time he touched the ball. And until his 30-carry, 205-yard performance in UW's 28-29 Vegas Bowl... Recommended Stories

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