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Rutgers Suspends Five Players Amid Coaching Investigation

Receiver Leonte Carroo is among five players suspended for a half against Norfolk State.
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Amid the internal investigation against head coach Kyle Flood, Rutgers suspends five players including a captain and a quarterback. 2014 Transfer Hayden Rettig lands starting job.

In a report first released by Joe Schad on ESPN.com, Rutgers has suspended five players, including quarterback Chris Laviano and team captain wide reciever Leonte Carroo, for its season opener against Norfolk State. The players are reportedly suspended for the first half of the opener due for a violation of a team curfew rule.

 

Rutgers Coach Kyle Flood Under Investigation for Rules Violation

Flood is in hot water for a potential rules violation.
Rutgers Coach Kyle Flood Under Investigation for Rules Violation

According to a report from NJ.com, Rutgers coach Kyle Flood is under investigation for a rules violation. The story from reporter Keith Sargeant indicates the investigation is due to “impermissible contact with a university faculty member regarding the status of one of his players.”

 

Weep For Justin Wilson... And Hope For Better Outcomes

IndyCar driver passed away on Aug. 24 due to head injury sustained in Sunday's race at Pocono
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Weep For Justin Wilson... And Hope For Better Outcomes

The name Justin Wilson has made NASCAR, Bristol, the Chase, all of stock car competition irrelevant these past few days during a time when everyone involved with racing is in mourning. During lap 179 of Sunday’s 200-lap IndyCar race at Pocono, race leader Sage Karam wrecked into the wall and tore his racecar to pieces.

 

College Football's Top 35 Defensive Lines for 2015

Who has the best defensive line in the nation?
College Football's Top 30 Defensive Lines for 2015

The rise of spread offenses and the different schemes teams face on a week-to-week basis in a college football season has altered how some defensive coordinators think. While some are placing more emphasis on building a secondary, the success of any defense starts up front.

Ranking the SEC's Best and Worst College Football Logos in 2015

Who has the best logo in the SEC?
Ranking the SEC's Best and Worst College Football Logos in 2015

Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping produce some of the best-looking magazines on the newsstands, graphic designer Daly Cantrell.

 

Big Ten Football Breakout Players for 2015

Who are the new stars of the Big Ten?
Big Ten Football Breakout Players for 2015

Projecting college football’s breakout players for any given season is no easy assignment. After all, each person has a different take on what a “breakout player” is, and college football is always home to several new faces throughout the season.

Baker Mayfield an Easy Choice to be Oklahoma's Starting Quarterback

The Sooners named Mayfield the starter.
Baker Mayfield an Easy Choice to be Oklahoma's Starting Quarterback

Oklahoma’s quarterback battle was one of the biggest in college football this fall, but the intrigue is over in Norman. On Monday, the Sooners announced Baker Mayfield edged Trevor Knight and Cody Thomas for the starting spot for the Sept.

Kyle Allen Named Texas A&M's Starting Quarterback, Poised to Break Out in 2015

The Aggies named Allen their starter for 2015.
Kyle Allen Named Texas A&M's Starting Quarterback, Poised to Break Out in 2015

Several SEC teams opened fall practice with uncertainty at quarterback, but Texas A&M ended any controversy about its signal-caller with 10 days until its opener against Arizona State.

Ranking the Pac-12's Best and Worst College Football Logos in 2015

Who has the best football logo in the Pac-12?
Ranking the Pac-12's Best and Worst College Football Logos in 2015

Just about every sports fan is tied to their team’s logo, which makes ranking logos complicated. To get an educated opinion on what is a good logo and what isn't, Athlon Sports turned to one of the people most responsible for helping produce some of the best-looking magazines on the newsstands, graphic designer Daly Cantrell.

 

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