Arguably the Cincinnati Bengals’ best player, wide receiver A.J. Green is iffy for Sunday’s playoff game in Indianapolis against the Colts. He didn’t practice on Friday and hasn’t cleared the league’s concussion protocol after suffering the injury in Week 17 against the Pittsburgh Steelers. If Green can’t go, the pressure might double for the Bengals to win their first postseason contest since 1990.
Rutgers cornerback Logan Ryan will skip his senior season and enter the NFL draft. The junior made the announcement on Monday at a campus news conference.
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.”
It’s been said that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery. That may have been the case at Bengals training camp this week. Or maybe not.
For Rutgers wide receiver Mohamed Sanu, it was a moment of pure elation. Then, devastation.
Rutgers junior wide receiver Mohamed Sanu, who shattered both Big East and Rutgers single-season records for receptions this season, finished the year with 115 catches, 1,206 yards and seven touchdowns.
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.
Mohamed Sanu had a record-setting 16 catches for 176 yards and two touchdowns as Rutgers knocked error-prone Ohio from the unbeaten ranks with a 38-26 victory Saturday.
Moise Plancher ran for a career-high 135 yards and tackle Jacob Sims recovered the running back’s fourth-quarter fumble in the end zone, helping the Bulls beat the Scarlet Knights 28-27 on Wednesday night.
Mohamed Sanu threw for one touchdown and ran for another as Rutgers overcame sluggish all-around play to defeat Florida International 19-14 on Saturday night.
Joe Martinek carried 20 times for 109 yards and a touchdown and Tom Savage completed 10 of 19 passes for 148 yards and a score, leading Rutgers to a 31-0 rout of Norfolk State in both schools’ season opener on Thursday night.
Rutgers quarterback Tom Savage has gone from homesick freshman to confident sophomore.