Tonight's final non-conference matchup will be a big test to see where this team stands. After tonight's matchup against North Carolina, Rutgers will begin it's Big East schedule.
Indianapolis linebacker and defensive captain, Gary Brackett, returned to the field after missing three games due to a foot injury. Brackett and the Indianapolis Colts lost a tough overtime game to the Dallas Cowboys by a score of 38-35. Brackett is our Week 13 Knight of the Week after recording 10 tackles and a pass deflection in the loss.
For the first time in seven years, the Rutgers University football team has no chance of making a bowl game. While no bowl game is within reach, Rutgers still has some things to play for.
If Rutgers has a chance to win this game and hold on to their slim bowl hopes, Tom Savage and/or Chas Dodd really need to step up and play a big game.
Article by former Rutgers lineman and NFL Super Bowl Champion Darnell Stapleton.