RUTGERS SCARLET KNIGHTS RUMORS & GOSSIP
UCF freshman running back William Stanback delivered one of the most devastating hits of the season on Thursday night in a blowout win over Rutgers. Typically we’re talking about defenders lighting people up when we show you big hits, but Stanback showed off his incredible strength in the second quarter when he destroyed Scarlet Knights […]
Earlier this year, Rutgers was caught up in a bullying scandal with head basketball coach Mike Rice. Some seven months later, they’re dealing with yet another case of bullying in their sports program. Cornerback Jevon Tyree quit the football earlier this month for unspecified reasons. Now, he is coming clean, explaining that “an outright bullying episode” is what led to his...
Former Rutgers defensive back Jevon Tyree and his parents are seeking disciplinary action against Scarlet Knights defensive coordinator Dave Cohen, accusing him of bullying the 19-year-old, the Tyrees told NJ.com.
The family is alleging that Cohen berated Tyree during a spring study hall session, using vulgar language and threatening to head-butt him. Tyree, who left the team Nov...
Rutgers defensive back Jevon Tyree and his parents, Mark and Clarice, are seeking disciplinary action against defensive coordinator Dave Cohen, who, the Tyrees told NJ.com, during a spring study hall session, got in Tyree's face, called him a "*****" and a "*****" and threatened to head-butt him. Jevon said the incident occurred in April in front of approximately...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers moved David Milewski inside because of injuries, and he is now in position to start for the doubtful Darius Hamilton at 3-technique. Milewski began with the Scarlet Knights as a linebacker, and discussed what starting a game could mean after multiple knee surgeries.
Gary Nova is going to remain the quarterback for Rutgers.
Coach Kyle Flood announced late Thursday that Nova will start Saturday against Temple despite poor performances in consecutive losses.
Nova completed 7 of 15 attempts for 138 yards and threw three interceptions in a 49-14 loss to Houston last Saturday before being relieved by Chas Dodd in the third quarter.
After the game...
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It’s hard to believe, but this week marks the one-year anniversary of Hurricane Sandy wreaking havoc on the east coast of the United States, causing over $65 billion in damage – much of which was confined to the New Jersey shoreline. To show that the state is still #JerseyStrong, the Rutgers Scarlet Knights will be donning new “Sandy Relief” helmets this Saturday against...
No. 45 Rutgers Scarlet Knights (9-4)Coach Kyle Flood (second year, 9-4 at Rutgers and overall)Returning starters: 11, 6 offense, 4 defense, 1 special teamsRecruiting rank: 41Strength of schedule: 75 The Rutgers Scarlet Knights are coming off a co-Big East Conference championship under second year Head Coach Kyle Flood who shared Big East Coach Of The Year honors with Louisville...
I don’t know if creepy recruiting tactics are becoming more popular across college football or if recruits are simply sharing them with us more, but I don’t like it one bit. We have all seen the creepy messages Florida wide receivers coach Joker Phillips has been posting on Twitter and Instagram since the season ended, but Rutgers may have outdone the Joker with the letter it...
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The state of New Jersey continues to pull itself together in some parts in the after math of last year’s Super Storm Sandy forcing many to leave their homes. The effects of the storm left a number of people without a home or business and popular sight seeing destinations were reduced to rubble floating in ocean and storm water. This spring Rutgers football is going to pay tribute...
DON'T GIVE UP
Former Rutgers defensive tackle Eric LeGrand inspired the crowd at the ESPY Awards as he received the Jimmy V Perseverance Award.
LeGrand took the stage Wednesday night at the ESPYs and delivered a tear-jerking speech that chronicled how he felt after he suffered the injury on the field. He said he wasn't sure if he was going to die on the field or what would happen next.
KILLER THREADS, MAN
The Rutgers Scarlet Knights are the latest collegiate football team to show off the Nike Pro Combat uniforms they will wear during the 2012 season.
Former Rutgers coach Greg Schiano recently signed a $15 million deal to become the head coach of the Bucs, but he'll reportedly have to give $800,000 of it to his old employer.
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ROAD TO RECOVERY
Paralyzed former Rutgers football player Eric LeGrand actually sat up on his own. Check out the video and you’ll see this amazing accomplishment.
LeGrand has been able to sit upright on his own for as long as 23 seconds during physical therapy.
A physical therapist has to lift LeGrand into the sitting position, but he’s able to hold that upright position on a regular basis...