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By Alexa Alexandrou On Sunday, August 31st, 2014
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Rutgers, Ohio State, Penn State Win In Season Openers

There really is no better feeling than college football being back. Rutgers was one of the first teams in the Big Ten to play, and they came out with a win over the Washington State Cougars with a final score of More...

Rutgers needs return specialist Janarion Grant to be a force on offense this season. (Rich Schultz/Getty Images)
By Gregg Snyder On Thursday, August 28th, 2014
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Rutgers Will Need Young Receivers To Produce Early

Rutgers needs return specialist Janarion Grant to be a force on offense this season. (Rich Schultz/Getty Images) Just one year ago, the names Leonte Carroo and Tyler Kroft were not so much nationally known. Many More...

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By Diane Quail On Thursday, August 28th, 2014
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Rutgers Football Set to Begin First Season in Big Ten. One Final Season Preview.

After the 2012 season, the Rutgers Scarlet Knights announced that they would enter the Big Ten Conference.  The time has finally come.  All Scarlet Knights athletics entered the Big Ten officially for the first More...

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By Matthew Sox On Thursday, August 21st, 2014
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Rutgers Field Hockey Announces Promotional Schedule

(Photo: Tian Li | The Daily Targum) PISCATAWAY, N.J.  (August 20, 2014) – The Scarlet Knights will welcome four Big Ten members to Piscataway – Iowa, Michigan State, Ohio State, and Indiana. As well as More...

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By Sal Soothsayer On Sunday, July 13th, 2014
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Ranking the Big Ten Positional Groups: The Coaches

There are three things that today’s college coach has to be able to do: understand and teach X’s and O’s, recruit, and motivate. These three factors were the measurables used in evaluating coaching More...

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By Sal Soothsayer On Saturday, July 12th, 2014
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Ranking the Big Ten Positional Groups: Defensive Backs

Coverages are more complex and officials err on the side of the offense when making a bang-bang call. Want to be a defensive back in college football these days? Monday – Offensive Backfield Tuesday – Receivers Wednesday More...

Jake Ryan (47) leads a top linebacker group at Michigan. (Raj Mehta – USA TODAY Sports)
By Sal Soothsayer On Friday, July 11th, 2014
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Ranking the Big Ten Positional Groups: Linebackers

We continue our week-long analysis of the Big Ten by taking a closer look at the linebacking corps.   Monday – Offensive Backfield Tuesday – Receivers Wednesday – Offensive Line Thursday – Defensive More...

Ohio State's Noah Spence is one of the best pass-rushers in the country. (Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports)
By Sal Soothsayer On Thursday, July 10th, 2014
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Ranking the Big Ten Positional Groups: Defensive Line

We continue our week-long analysis of the Big Ten by taking a closer look at the defensive line, the best unit top to bottom in the Big Ten Conference.   Monday – Offensive Backfield Tuesday – Receivers Wednesday More...

Kaleb Johnson anchors the Rutgers offensive line. (Photo from ScarletKnights.com)
By Sal Soothsayer On Wednesday, July 9th, 2014
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The Pancake System – Ranking the Big Ten Positional Groups: Offensive Line

We are going to use a unique scoring system as we continue our week-long analysis of the Big Ten as we take a closer look at the Big Ten’s best offensive lines.   Monday – Offensive Backfield Tuesday – More...

Stefon Diggs of Maryland is one of the best receivers in the country. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)
By Sal Soothsayer On Tuesday, July 8th, 2014
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Ranking the Big Ten Positional Groups: Receivers

We continue our week-long analysis of the Big Ten by taking a closer look at the pass-catchers.   Monday – Offensive Backfield Tuesday – Receivers Wednesday – Offensive Line Thursday – Defensive Line Friday More...

Gary Nova (L.) and Paul James are the expected starters in Rutgers backfield. (Mandatory Credit: Jim O)
By Sal Soothsayer On Monday, July 7th, 2014
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Ranking the Big Ten Positional Groups: Offensive Backfield

The dog days of summer are setting in and we are now weeks, not months, away from the start of the collegiate football season.  For college football fans, summer is a time for debate, optimism and lists.  This More...

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By Sal Soothsayer On Tuesday, June 10th, 2014
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Running the Option: Rutgers Students Season Ticket Option is on Par for the Big Ten

(Photo via ScarletKnights.com) Rutgers Senior Associate Athletic Director Jason Baum noted yesterday, “Phones continue to ring off the hook in the Rutgers Ticket Office. Nearly 5,000 new season tickets sold and More...