Is the QB competition once again a two-horse race?

Although Chris Laviano, the starter in 2015 will return to Rutgers, he no longer has his starting job. With the spread offense now in place, there is a new playbook and no job has been given. During Spring practice Laviano, Hayden Rettig, and Giovanni Rescigno battled it out for the starting job. Since then, Rutgers has added TCU transfer Zach Allen to the mix and B1G Media Day was...
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1 day ago

Chris Ash: Zach Allen added to 'throw a bomb' in Rutgers QB room, make it 'uncomfortable'

TCU transfer Zach Allen will start even in Rutgers QB battle with Chris Laviano, Hayden Rettig, Gio Rescigno Watch video CHICAGO -- If Chris Ash lit a fire under the returning Rutgers quarterbacks by adding TCU graduate transfer Zach Allen to the mix, then the first-year coach's next move was to turn the temperature up to an...
1 day ago

Rutgers football MVP countdown | No. 7: quarterback Chris Laviano

We're counting down the list of the most valuable players on the Rutgers football team entering the 2016 campaign. No. 7 is a player who will need to lock up his starting position this summer. Watch video We're counting down our list of the most valuable players on the Rutgers football team. We'll be offering up our list two...
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What went wrong with Rutgers' passing game against Ohio State?

Rutgers entered its matchup with Ohio State as one of the most efficient passing teams in the Big Ten. The Scarlet Knights still rank No. 1 in the league in pass efficiency, but that is no thanks to their showing against the Buckeyes. Before reserve quarterback Hayden Rettig came in and completed 3 of 7 passes for 72 yards and a touchdown against mostly Ohio State reserves, starter...
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October 26, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: Rutgers Lost To Michigan State Because Of A Fourth-Down Spike

We see it all the time. People tend to make some big-time mistakes in crucial moments — even when the intentions are good. People are prone to mess up. It’s the whole nobody’s perfect mantra. But there are mistakes, and then there are mind-boggling screw ups. And that is what brings us to Rutgers quarterback Chris Laviano. Rutgers had been giving Michigan State the business...
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October 11, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rutgers Loses Chance At Upset Of Michigan State When QB Chris Laviano Spikes Ball On Fourth Down

Rutgers is not a bad team, but they shouldn't have been able to hang with Michigan State for as long as they did Saturday night. They led at times during the game, and even had a chance to possibly tie the game up and send it overtime at the end. That is, if quarterback Chris Laviano didn't have a massive brain fart on the final down of the game for Rutgers.After getting sacked at...
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October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Rutgers QB makes horrible blunder at end of game

Rutgers fought valiantly against No. 4 Michigan State Saturday night, but in the end, the Spartans did just enough to emerge from Piscataway with a victory. It helped that the Scarlet Knights made a mind-blowing mistake in the game’s final minute, however. Facing a 3rd-and-10 from Michigan State’s 40-yard line, Rutgers quarterback Chris Laviano, with his team trailing 31-24...
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October 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Former Rutgers QB Ryan Hart Calls Out Kyle Flood’s Decision To Switch Quarterbacks At Halftime

Rutgers is in control of its season opener today, leading FCS Norfolk State 42-13 in the third quarter in Piscataway. It’s been a rough week for the Scarlet Knights, with five players arrested and later dismissed, and four more players suspended for the first half of today’s game.  One of the players punished for the first half was quarterback Chris Laviano, who spent the entire...
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September 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Rutgers Suspends WR Leonte Carroo, QB Chris Laviano, 3 Others For 1st Half Of Opener

ESPN’s Joe Schad is reporting that Rutgers has suspended five players for the first half of the team’s September 5 opener against Norfolk State, including star wide receiver Leonte Carroo and quarterback Chris Laviano.  According to Schad, the suspension is due to a curfew violation.  Fullback Kevin Marquez, cornerback Ruhann Peele and punter Tim Gleeson will also sit out the...
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August 25, 2015  |  Discuss

QB Chris Laviano may get first start for Rutgers

PISCATAWAY, N.J. (AP) Facing a potential first start, Rutgers redshirt freshman quarterback Chris Laviano is trying not to change. With senior Gary Nova listed as questionable on Monday's injury report after suffering a right knee injury on Saturday against No. 17 Nebraska, Laviano is next up for Rutgers (5-3, 1-3 Big Ten) when it plays host to Wisconsin (5-2, 2-1) on Saturday....
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October 27, 2014  |  Discuss

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