Found March 16, 2012 on No 2 Minute Warning:
Should Bernard Pierce be going pro now? His coach doesn’t think so Temple head coach Steve Addazio is watching you. Photo: Kevin McGuire The Temple Owls are moving in to the Big East in the 2012 season, and head coach Steve Addazio wishes he could have some of the outgoing Owls on the roster when fall comes around. “I’m looking and saying ‘God, we’d like to play in the Big East with that crew right there,” Addazio said referring to the 20 Temple football players working out and performing drills in front of about 20 NFL scouts. Running back Bernard Pierce, forgoing his senior season, helped himself out with a decent 40-yard time clocked at 4.35 both with and against the wind, on a damp artificial turf at Temple’s football training facility. The time would be five-hundredths of a second faster than the NFL Combine’s top 40-yard time from those at the combine, a 4.40 by Miami’s Lamar Miller.Pierce has been dinged by some injuries in his three seasons with the Owls but he is coming off...

NFL Draft: Medical Checks - Bernard Pierce, RB, Temple

There’s no question that playing running back is one of the most physically taxing jobs in all of sports. So when a college running back brings with the wear and tear of 600+ carries, it’s not unreasonable that teams will be concerned about the potential for that running back has to break down sooner than later. Such is the concern with former Temple running back Bernard Pierce...

Temple begins NCAA Tournament against USF

The No. 5 seeded regular season Atlantic 10 champion Temple Owls open the NCAA Tournament against South Florida on Friday.

Finding The Answer

Since Adam DiMichele departed after the 2008 football campaign, quarterback has been a constant question for Temple heading into every offseason – and often during seasons as well. But with Chris Coyer starting the last four games of 2011, all wins – including a 37-15 victory over Wyoming in the New Mexico Bowl – the Owls are seemingly set at quarterback.


Listen to Coach Fran Dunphy's postgame press conference and's locker room interviews with Juan Fernandez, Ramone Moore, and Khalif Wyatt following Temple's 58-44 loss to South Florida in the NCAA Tournament on Friday night in Nashville.
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