TULANE GREEN WAVE RUMORS & GOSSIP
Tulane cornerback Jordan Sullen was apparently knocked out by a knee to the head and was carted off the field during the third quarter Saturday night in the New Orleans Bowl.
Sullen was trying to make a lunging tackle on Louisiana-Lafayette's Elijah McGuire when McGuire's knee hit the side of Sullen's helmet, snapping the defensive back's neck back. Sullen was face...
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15 days ago
Here is part one of the 2013 bowl previews that will be released over the next few days. Each bowl is previewed with bowl information, point spread, notes, picks, key statistics, and impact players. The six games below are listed in chronological order. Stay tuned for the release of the remaining previews. Gildan New Mexico Bowl Sat., Dec. 21 / 2 p.m. Washington State...
Nick Montana has a chance to play his first bowl game in the same stadium where his famous father, Joe, won a Super Bowl.
That is, if he's healthy enough to take the field for Tulane in Saturday night's New Orleans Bowl.
If Montana can't go, the Green Wave (7-5) won't get any sympathy from Louisiana-Lafayette (8-4), which is in a similar predicament. Ragin'...
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17 days ago
A little more that a year after a freak accident on the field changed his life forever, former Tulane University football player Devon Walker is receiving this year's Disney Spirit Award for the way he's turned tragedy into inspiration.
Walker has exhibited tremendous courage and perseverance after a severe spinal cord injury left him paralyzed from the neck down last season...
It has been more than two years since Devon Walker's life changed forever.
Walker, a safety for the Green Wave, went in for a tackle in the first half against Tulsa on Sept. 8, 2012.
The play was nothing out of the ordinary, but he did not get up after falling to the ground.
Walker suffered a severe spinal cord injury and was fighting for his life.
His playing career...
Cairo Santos kicked five field goals, including a 42-yard game winner in overtime, to give Tulane a 36-33 win over East Carolina in a Conference USA matchup Saturday.
Both teams matched each other with two OT touchdowns but East Carolina's third possession drive stalled and Harvey missed a 42-yard field goal, giving Tulane the opening it needed to send Santos in for the game...
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October 12, 2013
Last week, the 2013 Lou Groza Award Watch List was announced and the preseason watch list for the 2013 Ray Guy Award was revealed. The Lou Groza Award is given to the nation's top collegiate place-kicker and the Ray Guy Award goes to the nation's top collegiate punter. Tulane senior kicker Cairo Santos won the 2012 Groza and has a good shot at becoming a repeat winner. Last...
No. 117 Tulane Green Wave (2-10) Coach Curtis Johnson (second season, 2-10 at Tulane and overall)Returning Starters: 18, 8 offense, 8 defense, 2 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 84 The former wide receivers coach for the New Orleans Saints went through some growing pains in his first season as a college head coach. Pulling dual duty as a Saints coach and Tulane head coach for...
Tulane Green Wave quarterback Jordy Joseph sent out a tweet, along with this photo saying that this was their “new swag for next year.”
Check the swag for next year. #newtulane #stateoftulane #wamp instagram.com/p/X5HMNHp6Ml/
— Jordy Joseph (@j_wayne3) April 9, 2013
If it turns out that these are their new helmets, Tulane did a fantastic job. They all look outstanding and...
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Tulane safety Devon Walker reportedly suffered a broken neck and collapsed lung as a result of a nasty helmet-to-helmet collision.
2011 Record: (2-11, 1-7 in C-USA)
Head Coach: Curtis Johnson (first year head coach)
Last Bowl Game: 2002 Hawaii Bowl: beat Hawaii 36-28
Coaches by the Numbers Hiring Summary: Curtis Johnson
2012 Schedule Link
Out of Conference Opponents: 9/1 vs Rutgers, 9/22 vs Ole Miss, 9/29 vs ULM, 10/6 at Louisiana
Swing Games: 10/27 vs UAB, 11/10 at...
The Tigers and the Green Wave are talking about a possible one time meeting in 2013 in the Super Dome. I’m not sure why LSU would agree to this considering the last time this game took place, the attendance was around 58,000. Seems like a lot, but that’s nothing compared to 90,000 plus if the game were to be in … Continue reading …
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Let me see if I have this right.
Tulane football, which hasn't had since 2002, is reaching big time for the next coach.
How about this list of candidates?
Former Boston College coach Jeff Jagodzinski
Former Michigan coach Rich Rodriguez
Former Texas Tech coach Mike Leach
It's hard to believe three high profile coaches like these guys would have to go back to a program...