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MAURICE COUCH RUMORS

No Surprise in first Cowboys Mini-Camp

Maurice Couch, Defensive Tackle The first of many rookie mini camps had a usual start. Seventh round Ahmad Dixon, safety, did not participate due to a groin injury. Undrafted free agent, Maurice Couch, defensive tackle, from Tennessee was the first on field injury for the 2014 Season. Couch suffered a lower leg injury and had to be carted off. Jason Witten, Doug Free and Tyron Smith...
Via Down and Distance
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Tennessee: NCAA rules Couch permanently ineligible

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- The NCAA has ruled Tennessee defensive lineman Maurice Couch permanently ineligible following a September report that he received improper benefits. Tennessee's football program released a statement through its Twitter account Friday that Couch had been ruled ineligible and that it plans to appeal. Tennessee athletic department spokesman Jimmy Stanton confirmed...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
November 02, 2013  |  Discuss

Couch ruled permanently ineligible

The NCAA has ruled Tennessee defensive lineman Maurice Couch permanently ineligible following a September report that he received improper benefits. Tennessee's football program released a statement through its Twitter account Friday that Couch had been ruled ineligible and that it plans to appeal. Tennessee athletic department spokesman Jimmy Stanton confirmed the accuracy...
Via AP on Fox
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

NCAA Rules Tennessee DT Maurice Couch Permanently Ineligible

Despite whether you believe student athletes deserve to be paid or not, rules are rules. Tennessee defensive tackle, Maurice Couch, had to learn that the hard way. According to USA Today, the NCAA has ruled Couch permanently ineligible after reports surfaced back in September that the redshirt senior received improper benefits from an agent. According to the report, the Florida...
Via BlackSportsOnline
November 01, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee’s Maurice Couch apologizes after being ruled ineligible

Suspended Tennessee Volunteers defensive lineman Maurice Couch took to Twitter on Friday to apologize for letting so many people down.
Via Gamedayr
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Couch tweets apology after sidelined

Tennessee defensive lineman Maurice Couch has apologized after being ruled ineligible for Saturday's game with No. 2 Oregon. Couch wrote on his Twitter account Friday, ''I want to apologize to everyone from my family, teammates n the Volnation. I'm sorry I let u guys down.'' Although the account (MoTrilla44) isn't verified, Tennessee athletic department...
Via AP on Fox
September 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Vols' Couch ineligible against No. 2 Oregon

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. -- Tennessee coach Butch Jones says defensive lineman Maurice Couch has been ruled ineligible for Saturday's game against No. 2 Oregon while the university investigates allegations he was one of five Southeastern Conference players to receive improper benefits. "As of right now, the situation with Mo Couch is we've declared him ineligible for this game...
Via Fox Sports Tennessee
September 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee’s Maurice Couch, Who Was Just Named In Yahoo! Sports’ Report, Ruled Out For Saturday Due To ‘Heat Exhaustion’

On the same day he was named in Yahoo! Sports’ report as one of five SEC players who allegedly received improper benefits, Tennessee defensive tackle Maurice Couch has been declared out for this Saturday’s game against Oregon due to “heat exhaustion”. Evan Woodbery of the Knoxville News Sentinel tweeted out the news, via coach Butch Jones. Butch Jones says Mo Couch won...
Via College Spun
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Tennessee starting DE, Fluker, Bray, Bumphis, 2 others named as receiving benefits

Tennessee defensive end Maurice Couch and four former SEC players have been named in a report as receiving illegal benefits during their time at schools. Alabama star DJ Fluker, Tennessee quarterback Tyler Bray, Mississippi State wide receiver Chad Bumphis and defensive end Fletcher Cox, were named by a Yahoo! Sports report. The payments are said to come from former Tide star Luther...
Via SEC Football Blog
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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