1. Knights Say Ralph Friedgen Has Added Motivation for Maryland Homecoming

    PISCATAWAY — Rutgers offensive coordinator Ralph Friedgen won't have an opportunity to publicly express his feelings about his Maryland homecoming on Saturday.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Rutgers-Maryland Needs a Cool Big Ten Rivalry Trophy

    Nothing quite speaks to traditions of the Big Ten like a group of joyous football players parading around the field, holding a giant axe over their heads.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  3. Nova Using a New Piece of Equipment to Battle the Cold

    PISCATAWAY — As a native of Elmwood Park, N.J., Gary Nova grew up playing football in cold weather. But the Rutgers senior quarterback did something in last Saturday's 45-23 win ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 5 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  4. Why Emerging Star Josh Hicks Shuffled Between Running Back and Safety

    PISCATAWAY — On Oct. 7, Rutgers coach Kyle Flood opened his post-practice media briefing by announcing that he had moved freshman Josh Hicks to safety from running back.....

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  5. Rutgers Wide Receiver Andre Patton Back to Where He Started

    PISCATAWAY — There were times early this season that Rutgers wide receiver Andre Patton had regrets about one of the best catches of his career...

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  6. Which Bowl Could Rutgers Be Headed To? Not the Pinstripe

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  7. Blessuan Austin, 6-2 Cornerback, Commits to Rutgers Following Indiana Win

    Blessuan Austin has committed to Rutgers. The 6-2, 195-pound cornerback originated out of Campus Magnet (Queens, N.Y.), but now plays at Milford Academy (New Berlin, N.Y.), along with fellow Rutgers commit Sidney Gopre...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  8. Rutgers AD Sleeping Outside for Worthy Cause

    There's no truth to the rumor that Tim Pernetti is so down on his luck since his ouster as Rutgers Athletics Director that he's sleeping on the streets.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  9. Rutgers' Best Bowl Option Is the Pinstripe Bowl... Again

    I received an interesting message from a Rutgers fan late last night. He wasn't dreading the idea that the Scarlet Knights might return to the Bronx over the holidays for their latest postseason trip...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  10. Rutgers-Maryland Game Time Set

    PISCATAWAY — The game-time for Rutgers' regular-season finale has been set, with the Scarlet Knights slated to kickoff at 3:30 p.m. on Nov. 29 when they travel to College Park, Md...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 7 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  11. Watch: Kirksey Does Signature Backflip

    PISCATAWAY — After every Rutgers win over the past four years, Kenneth Kirksey has performed a show-stopping celebration.....

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  12. Rutgers Receiver Leonte Carroo Adjusting to More Attention from Defenses

    PISCATAWAY — As soon as Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo breaks the huddle, his eyes go directly to the safety on his side of the field...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  13. 8 Commits Rutgers Plucked out of Penn State's Backyard

    Much has been made of the Penn State's success recruiting the top players in New Jersey. Five Garden State standouts, all members of the NJ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  14. Rutgers Defense's Next Challenge: Indiana's Tevin Coleman

    PISCATAWAY — Here's a scary thought: After surrendering 914 yards rushing during a three-game losing streak, Rutgers defensive end Dave Milewski said Indiana's Tevin Coleman is the best running back the team has faced this season...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 days ago 20 reads 0 comments

  15. Rutgers Cornerback Gareef Glashen on Indiana Game: 'We're Going to Win'

    PISCATAWAY — It was far from Joe Namath's guarantee before Super Bowl III, but Rutgers cornerback Gareef Glashen made clear what he expects the outcome to be in Saturday's home finale against Indiana...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  16. Critics of Rutgers Quarterback Gary Nova Have Made Death Threats

    PISCATAWAY — Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova has dealt with plenty of criticism during his tumultuous four-year career. But some fans have crossed the line by making death threats, according to teammate and longtime friend Leonte Carroo...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  17. Rutgers Quarterback Gary Nova: 'If It's Not Broken, I'm Going to Play'

    PISCATAWAY — For all of the ups and downs of his career, no one can question the toughness of Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  18. Rutgers Opens as a Favorite Against Indiana

    For the first time since its Oct. 4 home game against Michigan, Rutgers is projected to win. The Scarlet Knights opened as a 6 1/2-point favorite for their home affair Saturday against Indiana, according to Vegasinsider...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  19. Nova Says Struggling Offense Needs to Get Back to Basics

    PISCATAWAY — Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova insists the reason for his team's recent offensive struggles is simply a matter of executing on the basics.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 19 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  20. Rutgers Offers Record-Setting N.J. Kicker Preferred Walk-on Opportunity

    Michael Caggiano is the No. 1 ranked kicker in the tri-state area, according to Special Team Solutions, a leader in kicking, punting and long-snapping football camps since 2003. Hence, the Manalapan (Englishtown, N...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 19 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  21. Notebook: Hicks Returns to RB

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. - Kyle Flood has again turned to a true freshman in an effort to get Rutgers' stuck-in-neutral running game to kick into gear...

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  22. Tino Ellis, 4-Star Maryland Wide Receiver, High on Rutgers and Virginia Tech

    DeMatha Catholic (Hyattsville, Md.) wide receiver Tino Ellis, a four-star recruit, was expected to visit Rutgers this past weekend, but instead visited Penn State with teammate Shane Simmons...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 21 days ago 27 reads 0 comments

  23. Flood Says Suspension Is 'What We Needed to Do'

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  24. Rutgers Running Back Paul James Aiming to Be 100 Percent by Training Camp

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  25. Rutgers Suspends Ruhann Peele for Rest of Season

    In late October, it was reported that Ruhann Peele had been arrested in late August and charged with assault. Two weeks after that incident first surfaced publicly, the wide receiver's season has come to an end...

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