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2013 Rutgers Football Preview: 5 Things To Know About The Scarlet Knights

Rutgers has one more chance to get to the BCS and win a conference title before the former becomes impossible and the latter much more difficult.

08/13/2013

Rutgers receiver Brandon Coleman, left, cannot come up with a pass as Virginia Tech defender Detrick Bonner breaks it up during the Russell Athletic Bowl Game at the Florida Citrus Bowl on Dec. 28, 2012 in Orlando, Fla. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty Images)

Rutgers Falls Apart In 4th Quarter, Loses Russell Athletic Bowl In Overtime

Rutgers’ regular-season ended with the Scarlet Knights thinking about what might have been after they lost a BCS bowl berth with consecutive losses. They will have to have to wait a little longer to completely wash away that bitter feeling.

12/28/2012

Gary Nova #15 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights hands the ball off to Jawan Jamison #23. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Rutgers Looks To Cap Off Impressive Season With Bowl Win Over Virginia Tech

Though a 20-17 loss to Louisville in the finale dashed the Scarlet Knights’ hopes for the program’s first BCS berth, the consolation prize of the Russell Athletic Bowl presents coach Kyle Flood and his players with an opportunity to add another accomplishment.

12/26/2012

Running back Jeremy Wright #28 of the Louisville Cardinals is tackled by Lorenzo Waters #21 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights in the end zone for a touchdown. (Photo by Rich Schultz /Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Rutgers Jet-tisons Its Shot At BCS Glory

Rutgers, which could have clinched its first-ever BCS Bowl berth last week if they had showed up in Pittsburgh, blew their chance for redemption despite having everything set up perfectly for a momentous “Knight.”

11/30/2012

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Rutgers’ BCS Bowl Dreams Destroyed By Second Half Turnovers

Banged-up Teddy Bridgewater came off the bench to throw two-second half touchdown passes, and John Wallace kicked a 29-yard field goal with 1:41 left to send Louisville to the BCS with a 20-17 victory against Rutgers on Thursday night.

11/29/2012

Rutgers Scarlet Knights fans cheer for their team before a game. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Dyer: Rutgers Faithful Must Will The Scarlet Knights In The Game Of The Year

The feel around this game should be like 2006, when the Scarlet Knights upset the Cardinals, then the No. 3 team in the nation. Now, on Thursday night, Rutgers needs that same special moment created by the best atmosphere in program history.

11/29/2012

PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 24:  Tim Wright #5 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights can't make a catch in the end zone against the Pittsburgh Panthers during the game on November 24, 2012 at Heinz Field in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  The Panther defeated the Scarlet Knights 27-6.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Rutgers Overwhelmed In 27-6 Loss To Pitt

Ray Graham ran for 113 yards and a score for the Panthers (5-6, 2-4 Big East), who kept their hopes for bowl eligibility alive while drumming the Scarlet Knights.

11/24/2012

Savon Huggins of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights runs with the ball against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the game at Nippert Stadium on November 17, 2012 in Cincinnati, Ohio. Rutgers won 10-3. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Rutgers Improves To 9-1 After Defeating Cincinnati

Savon Huggins ran for a career-high 179 yards as Rutgers defeated Cincinnati and improved to 9-1.

11/17/2012

Gary Nova of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights avoids pressure from Roosevelt Nix of the Kent State Golden Flashes at High Point Solutions Stadium on October 27, 2012 in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Rutgers Loses Undefeated Record In Shock Upset To Kent State

Rutgers Loses Undefeated Record In Shock Upset To Kent State Nova Throws 6 Interceptions In Loss

10/27/2012

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Dyer: Rutgers Could Be On Verge Of Golden Era

For the first time since 1869 – OK, OK, for the first time in the past six years, Rutgers might finally be reaching their potential among the best teams in college football.

09/24/2012

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RU Serious? Win Over Arkansas Catapults Rutgers To 4-0 Start

Gary Nova’s career day came at exactly the right time for a Rutgers team eager to prove it belongs among the country’s best.

09/23/2012

Head coach Kyle Flood of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights hugs kicker Kyle Federico #1 after a fourth-quarter, go-ahead field goal against the South Florida Bulls.  (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

Dyer: Rutgers’ Win Over USF Exemplifies Why Flood Is The Right Man For The Job

The defining moment from Thursday night’s Rutgers win was a little moment away from the field, when head coach Kyle Flood showed that he was the right man for the job — that would be the job of winning games and molding boys into men.

09/14/2012

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Gary Nova Wins Rutgers’ QB Competition, Gets Starting Nod Over Dodd

A sophomore out of New Jersey high school football power Don Bosco Prep in Ramsey, Nova has enjoyed a strong training camp, hitting 22 of 32 passes for 334 yards, four touchdowns and an interception in two scrimmages.

08/20/2012

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Pinstripe Bowl: Rutgers, Iowa State Ready To Lock Horns At Yankee Stadium

Iowa State coach Paul Rhoads needs to look no further than across the field at Yankee Stadium to find an example of a program that has gone from a longtime loser to a consistent winner.

WFAN–12/30/2011

Greg Schiano Head Coach of Rutgers Scarlet Knights leads his team into the field before their college football game against North Carolina Central Eagles on September 1, 2011 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Rutgers-Army Rivalry Continues At Yankee Stadium

Army and Rutgers are set to renew their rivalry at Yankee Stadium on Saturday with the Scarlet Knights try to improve their bowl position.

WFAN–11/11/2011

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