Rutgers Football

Linebacker Kevin Snyder #45 of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights celebrates on the shoulders of L.J. Liston #25 following their 41-38 win over the Maryland Terrapins at Byrd Stadium on November 29, 2014 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Rutgers Looking To Cap First Big Ten Season With Win Over UNC In Quick Lane Bowl

Newcomer Rutgers is representing the Big Ten in the inaugural Quick Lane Bowl on Friday against one of the Atlantic Coast Conference’s anchor schools, North Carolina.

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Rutgers defensive back Johnathan Aiken, second from right, celebrates with teammates following the Scarlet Knights’ 41-38 win over Maryland at Byrd Stadium on Nov. 29, 2014 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Dyer: Big Ten Better Not Allow Rutgers To Be Left Out In The Cold

Even though Rutgers just completed the program’s most impressive season since 2006, there is a likelihood that the Scarlet Knights, despite being bowl eligible, will not be heading to the postseason.

12/05/2014

Defensive back Jeremiah Johnson of the Maryland Terrapins moves in to tackle running back Robert Martin, left, of the Rutgers Scarlet Knights during the first half at Byrd Stadium on Nov. 29, 2014 in College Park, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Having Defied Odds In Year 1 In Big Ten, Rutgers Looks Forward To Bowl

While the bowl announcement won’t be made until this weekend, Rutgers seemingly will be headed to one of five cities when the postseason games are announced.

12/03/2014

Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova throws a pass during the first quarter against Michigan at High Point Solutions Stadium on Oct. 4, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Ex-Maryland Head Coach Friedgen Hopes To Help Rutgers Pile Up Points

On a day in which 22 seniors play their final home game at Maryland, many of the players hope to embrace the coach who helped bring them to the school.

11/28/2014

Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Off Big Win, Rutgers Heading Into Difficult Spot At No. 10 Michigan State

The last time Michigan State played at home, the Spartans lost to Ohio State — a defeat that derailed so many of their hopes for this season.

11/21/2014

Rutgers running back Josh Hicks, right, fights for yardage against Indiana on Nov. 15, 2014, at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rutgers’ Impressive Freshmen RBs Poised For Stiff Test Against Michigan State

True freshmen running backs Josh Hicks and Robert Martin had told their Rutgers teammates it was coming.

11/19/2014

Wisconsin’s Melvin Gordon, right, runs past Rutgers’ Johnathan Aiken during the second quarter at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey, on Nov. 1, 2014. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rutgers Out To End The Exploitation Of Its Defense Against Indiana

As soon as Rutgers’ inaugural Big Ten schedule came out, the three-week run of games against Ohio State, Nebraska and Wisconsin popped out as the toughest stretch.

11/13/2014

Rutgers quarterback Chris Laviano yells to his team in the fourth quarter against Howard on Sept.  6, 2014 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

With Nova’s Status Up In The Air, Laviano Readies To Start For Rutgers

Facing a potential first start, Rutgers redshirt freshman quarterback Chris Laviano is trying not to change.

10/27/2014

Rutgers’ quarterback Gary Nova throws a touchdown pass on the first play from scrimmage against the Washington State Cougars at CenturyLink Field on Aug. 28, 2014 in Seattle. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Rutgers’ Nova In Familiar Territory: Playing Well With Tough Schedule Looming

Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova has played well overall this year besides one bad game against Penn State in which he threw five interceptions. He has seven TDs and three interceptions in his last three games.

10/16/2014

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights stand to sing their alma mater after defeating Howard 38-25 on Sept. 6, 2014 at High Point Solutions Stadium in Piscataway, New Jersey. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images)

Rutgers-Penn State Turning Into A Border War Between New Kids, Old Guard

Rutgers has defeated Penn State twice in 24 tries, once in 1918 and again 70 years later in 1988. The teams haven’t played since 1995, two years after Penn State joined the Big Ten.

09/10/2014

Rutgers’ quarterback Gary Nova throws a touchdown pass on the first play from scrimmage against the Washington State Cougars at CenturyLink Field on Aug. 28, 2014 in Seattle. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

With One Eye On Penn State, Rutgers Trying Not To Overlook Howard

Playing in the Big Ten Conference, Rutgers (1-0) isn’t going to be favored in many games, if any. Its non-conference home opener against Howard (0-1) of the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference is one of those games.

09/05/2014

Former Rutgers football player Jevon Tyree. (Photo: CBS 2)

Bullying Accusations By Former Player Rock Rutgers Football Program

The Scarlet Knights athletic program has already been shamed once. The now-infamous video of former basketball coach Mike Rice went viral. Now it seems the school may have another incident of a coach behaving badly on its hands.

11/15/2013

High Point Solution Stadium (credit: Alex Trautwig/Getty Images)

Rutgers, Coach Flood Add 23 Players To Scarlet Knights

Rutgers coach Kyle Flood filled a major need in the secondary and added depth at running back, the defensive line and quarterback Wednesday.

02/06/2013

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Rutgers’ Jamison Declares For NFL Draft

Rutgers’ running back Jawan Jamison has forgone his final two years of eligibility and has declared for the NFL draft.

01/05/2013

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

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