1. Third Consecutive Bowl Win Should Bring New Outlook To The People Of New Jersey

    It had been three years since I went out to Phoenix to see Rutgers play in the Insight Bowl. Now I have just returned from Birmingham, AL after Rutgers' fourth straight bowl appearance and third consecutive bowl victory...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about almost 6 years ago 346 reads 10 comments

  2. Turnaround Shows What Could Have Been for Rutgers in 2008

    After thrashing the Louisville Cardinals 63-14 on Dec. 4 it became clear that Rutgers was the hottest team in the Big East. The Scarlet Knights were winners of their last six games and averaged over 46 points a game in their last four contests...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about 6 years ago 324 reads 7 comments

  3. Greg Schiano Must Learn the Term Halftime Adjustment

    It was a perplexing answer to a question posed to Rutgers head coach Greg Schiano during his weekly press conference that should have heads of Scarlet Knights fans spinning...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about 6 years ago 705 reads 1 comments

  4. How The Mighty Have Fallen; Rutgers on the Downside

    To cook something to perfection from scratch you need every single ingredient to be right, to be cooked properly and the recipe must be specifically followed...

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  5. Roundtable: Rutgers Fans Speak Their Mind on the 2008 Team

    What a start it has been for Rutgers fans. The team is 0-3, Mike Teel is taking swings at players instead of hitting his wideouts, and Greg Schiano appears as if he is losing control of his team...

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  6. Greg Schiano Must Make Changes Now!

    After losing to Navy 23-21 and starting the 2008 season 0-3 for the first time since 1999 when Rutgers went 1-10, I started thinking about how I have been saying since Greg Schiano ...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about 6 years ago 170 reads 2 comments

  7. Rutgers Sunk in Annapolis; Navy wins 23-21

    The Scarlet Knights (0-3) dropped their third in a row to start the season Saturday as they fell to Navy (2-2) on the road 23-21 in front of presidential candidate John McCain and a ...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about 6 years ago 165 reads 2 comments

  8. Rutgers QB Teel Swings at Own Player

    Down 23-21 with under two minutes to play in Rutgers game at NAVY, RU senior QB Mike Teel was picked off by linebacker Ross Pospisil with 1:34 remaining sealing the victory for the Midshipmen...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about 6 years ago 146 reads 0 comments

  9. Out with the New, In with the Old? Watch out Rutgers fans!

    With the 2008 season getting off to a rocky start let's take a look back at why it used to be amusing to watch Rutgers with only 15,000 people there.....

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 421 reads 7 comments

  10. Pathetic in Piscataway; Rutgers loses to UNC 44-12

    It was only eight years ago when Greg Schiano came to Piscataway and promised fans a competitive program and hopes of one day hoisting a championship trophy...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 358 reads 2 comments

  11. Greg Schiano, OC John McNulty Not Helping Rutgers' Cause

    In his eighth season on the banks, we know many things about Rutgers head coach Greg Schiano: He is certainly a great recruiter, he has a poor offensive coordinator, and he has certainly not improved as an in-game coach...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 2,504 reads 6 comments

  12. Rutgers Off to Rough Start with Labor Day Loss

    Rutgers opened its 2008 campaign yesterday with a lackluster performance in a losing effort against Fresno State 24-7 in front of the 11th sellout crowd in a row at Rutgers Stadium...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 195 reads 0 comments

  13. Cost Concerns May Delay Rutgers Stadium Expansion

    The Star-Ledger reported Thursday that rising costs for materials like steel, concrete, and fuel will force Rutgers University to scale back on its $102 million expansion plans for Rutgers Stadium...

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  14. Open Mic: The Rutgers Debate—Does Good Football Equal a Better School?

    For years prior to Greg Schiano's arrival at Rutgers, many students and alumni argued that Rutgers football was in such bad shape that the school should move down a division and put all its focus mainly on academics and smaller sports...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 1,208 reads 17 comments

  15. Rutgers Dismisses Basketball Announcer After 23 Years

    For Nelligan Sports…this is the Rutgers basketball radio network… Every Rutgers basketball fan in this generation will tell you that there is only one true voice of Scarlet Knights hoops—play-by-play man Bruce Johnson...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 2,066 reads 5 comments

  16. The Beauty of a College Football Saturday

    It's maybe the greatest feeling ever. It's when anticipation meets excitement and it all boils out on one day of the week. There is nothing in sports quite like a college football Saturday...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 810 reads 3 comments

  17. The Big Ten and Rutgers—A Perfect Match

    It’s a scenario that could make the Big Ten Football Conference once again the best in the nation. It’s a matchmaker's dream—and a dream that is certainly a possibility...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 1,609 reads 12 comments

  18. Mike Teel: Underrated and Underappreciated

    He threw for 3,147 yards last season, he was just named to the Johnny Unitas Golden Arm Award watch list for 2008, he has a record of 20-8 as a starting quarterback, and he has led the team to two consecutive bowl victories...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 708 reads 1 comments

  19. Rutgers Football: 2008 Schedule Predictions

    Is this the year of the Knight in the Big East? Can the Rutgers get back into the top 25 one more time and make a play for the Big East title? Here are my predictions for the 2008 Rutgers football season, game by game...

    Adam Helfgott Written by Adam Helfgott about over 6 years ago 1,475 reads 2 comments

  20. Rutgers Football: Time is Running Out

    Coming off what many fans consider a disappointing 8-5 bowl-winning season, Rutgers football must live up to expectations in 2008 to sustain this wave of believers in New Jersey...

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