1. WR Carroo Blocks out Trash Talk and Silences Opponents with His Play

    PISCATAWAY — After wide receiver Leonte Carroo caught a 78-yard touchdown pass on the first play of Rutgers' 41-38 season-opening win over Washington State last Thursday, one might expect the Cougars' defensive backs to be humbled...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 months ago 55 reads 0 comments

  2. Rutgers QB Commit Breaks Down Nova's Game 1 Performance

    Mike Dare, the 6-5, 200-pound Rutgers quarterback commit, has known Rutgers senior starting quarterback Gary Nova for eight years, as the two live only a couple blocks away from one another in Elmwood Park...

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  3. QB Gary Nova Unfazed with Passing Statistics

    PISCATAWAY -- For Gary Nova, one of the few Saturdays he had off from football-related activities this summer was spent on the sofa watching, what else, football.....

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  4. Rutgers Receives Votes in Coaches and AP Top 25 Polls

    PISCATAWAY -- The good vibes keep emanating from Rutgers' 41-38 win over Washington State. For the first time since Week 6 last season, Rutgers received votes in the national top 25 polls...

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  5. Rutgers Offensive Line Shows Toughness in Opening Win

    PISCATAWAY -- Rutgers coach Kyle Flood, who has dedicated his time to mentoring offensive lines for much of his coaching career.....

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  6. More Than Meets the Eye: Rutgers QB Gary Nova a Leader on and off the Field

    EATTLE — Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo has known quarterback Gary Nova since their days as teammates at Don Bosco Prep.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 months ago 72 reads 0 comments

  7. Worry Meter: Is Rutgers' Secondary Ready for Washington State's Offense?

    SEATTLE — The season opener brings excitement, nerves and some concerns. For Rutgers, the biggest worry is its secondary.....

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  8. 5 Things to Watch in the Rutgers-Washington State Game

    SEATTLE — The long-awaited kickoff to the 2014 season is just hours away. All of the offseason storylines will fade into the background when Rutgers and Washington State line up at CenturyLink Field for the opening kickoff at 10 p...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 months ago 6 reads 0 comments

  9. Rutgers Football Big Ten Opener Against Penn State Sold out

    PISCATAWAY, N.J. (August 28, 2014) – Rutgers Athletics announced today that Rutgers' first football game in the Big Ten.....

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  10. Rutgers Defensive Line Facing a Major Challenge

    The toughest thing for Rutgers' defensive linemen to come to grips with in Thursday's opener against Washington State is that for all the passing the Cougars do it really won't afford that many opportunities to sack quarterback Connor Halliday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 11 months ago 116 reads 0 comments

  11. WR Andre Patton out for Season Opener

    As expected, Rutgers' injury report explained some of the absences from the depth chart released on Friday night...

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  12. Rutgers Prepared If Opener Against Washington State Is a Shootout

    If Thursday's season opener against Washington State turns into a shootout, Rutgers' offensive players insist they're ready for it, just as they were in last year's opener at Fresno State and then at SMU, two wild high-scoring affairs...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 12 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  13. Rutgers Unproven Wide Receivers Ready to Step Up in Wake of Injuries

    Rutgers entered training camp with holes at wide receiver after the graduation of Brandon Coleman and Quron Pratt...

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  14. Coach Kyle Flood Addresses Personnel Issues

    Kyle Flood will issue a more detailed injury report on Sunday evening, but the Rutgers football coach addressed a few key personnel issues following practice...

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  15. Defensive Players Confident off-Field Changes Will Lead to on-Field Results

    PISCATAWAY — Don't expect any major schematic changes when the Rutgers defense takes the field for the season opener on Thursday night against Washington State in Seattle...

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  16. 2014 Rutgers Football Training Camp: Running Backs

    The Scarlet Knights enter 2014 with such a wealth of running backs, they moved the backup to help out the secondary.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 months ago 69 reads 0 comments

  17. Flood Closely Guards Injury Information

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  18. Helmet Cameras Give Quarterbacks Another Training Tool

    PISCATAWAY — Rutgers employed a new piece of technology during spring practice that was able to settle debates between the quarterbacks and offensive coordinator Ralph Friedgen...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 months ago 33 reads 0 comments

  19. Top Class of 2016 N.J. QB, Says He'd Attend Rutgers

    Bergen Catholic (Oradell, N.J.) junior quarterback Jarrett Guarantano recently released a top four list of schools which consisted of Oklahoma, Alabama, Clemson and Ohio State.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 months ago 359 reads 0 comments

  20. Big Ten Coaches Describe Team in One Word

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  21. Deonte Roberts Bonds with Fellow Rutgers LB Commit Trevor Morris

    Erasmus Hall (Brooklyn, N.Y.) linebacker and Rutgers commit Deonte Roberts, welcomed new blood to his position group last Monday when Trevor Morris pledged to the Scarlet Knights.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 12 months ago 68 reads 0 comments

  22. Kyle Federico Looking to Kick Inconsistent Label

    Early in his career, Rutgers kicker Kyle Federico may have gotten down after a performance like he had in the first scrimmage of training camp last Monday...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 12 months ago 28 reads 0 comments

  23. No Shortage of Big Playmakers on Scarlet Knights

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  24. RBs Paul James and Desmon Peoples Prepared for Heavier Workload

    When Rutgers coach Kyle Flood moved running back Justin Goodwin to cornerback, it was mostly due to the lack of depth at corner after the injury to freshman Dre Boggs.....

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  25. Backup Quarterback Chris Laviano Ready If Called Upon

    Chris Laviano understood exactly what he was up against in Rutgers' quarterback competition, from spring practice until preseason camp.....

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