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.
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.
LeGrand’s lifelong dream to make an NFL roster came true in May. On Thursday, the paralyzed former Rutgers player, whose journey has inspired sports fans in the Tri-State area and across the nation, announced his retirement.
Take one look at Wally Judge and you’ll understand why he’s been hyped. Take one look at Rutgers’ roster and you’ll understand why there’s eternal optimism.
Mike Rice finally got the wing he’s so badly been craving. He now has the pieces in place for Rutgers to make a leap in the Big East standings next season.
Greg Schiano came to Rutgers when the football program was in a state of disarray – then left it in a bind.
According to multiple reports, Schiano is taking his “Keep Choppin’ ” mantra to the NFL.
For the first time ever, Sports Illustrated let fans decide the cover of their year-end issue. Votes poured in from 178 countries — and in the end it wasn’t even a contest.
Rutgers hasn’t been to the NCAA tournament since. It has also not had a winning conference record since. And only five winning seasons in the past two decades. Coach Mike Rice expects all that to change this season.
R U ready for some offense? Highly touted freshman Savon Huggins ran for two touchdowns and Rutgers started making amends for a disastrous 2010 season with a 48-0 victory over North Carolina Central on Thursday night.
Rutgers fans will soon get their first glimpse into whether last season was just a one-year blip. The Scarlet Knights’ run of playing in five straight postseason bowls ended in 2010, when they left many wondering whether the old days of bad football was back.
Former Scarlet Knights star Kenny Britt said he had a very productive meeting with Roger Goodell and that the NFL commissioner promised him a decision on whether he’ll be punished as soon as possible.
Former Scarlet Knights star and current Tennessee Titans wide receiver Kenny Britt will meet with NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell to discuss his arrests during the lockout, and he’s praying he doesn’t get suspended.
R U thirsty? Rutgers fans with a taste for suds may not have to rely exclusively on tailgates in 2012.
Even from a wheelchair, paralyzed Rutgers player Eric LeGrand continues to inspire the Scarlet Knights with his attitude and amazing progress.