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Rutgers Offers the Next James

Glassboro (N.J.) has a history of sending talent to Rutgers, and cornerback Ronnie James now has a chance to be next. James, the younger brother of standout Paul James, received a verbal offer from the Scarlet Knights Tuesday night and will be on campus soon for an in-depth look.
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

New Era Pinstripe Bowl Preview: Notre Dame Fighting Irish vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights

New Era Pinstripe Bowl Notre Dame Fighting Irish(8-4) vs. Rutgers Scarlet Knights(6-6), 12/28, 12:00 pm EST,ESPN The Notre Dame Fighting Irish will go head to head Saturday with the Rutgers Scarlet Knights in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl. Rutgers has had a mediocre season with a 6-6 record. Notre Dame has also taken a gigantic step back from last year’s BCCS title game with a 8-4...
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December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

No.8 Louisville Cardinals VS Rutgers Scarlet Knights Recap

Thursday night the No.8 Louisville Cardinals defeated the Rutgers Scarlet Knights 24-10. The Cardinals defense stepped up and gave the team a lift on an off night for Teddy Bridgewater. I picked the Knights to win this game but the Cardinals proved me wrong. Rutgers offense suffered horribly without Paul James as they rushed for a putrid 12 yards. Gary Nova was bad himself as he...
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October 11, 2013  |  Discuss

NCAA Week 7 Upset Alerts

Here is my week 7 upset alerts.  No.7 Georgia Bulldogs  VS  No.25 Missouri Tigers The Georgia Bulldogs are my first team on upset alert in week 7. They face the undefeated No.25 Missouri Tigers. The game is at Sanford Stadium, which should give the Bulldogs an advantage. This will be the fourth ranked opponent Georgia had faced this year. The Georgia defense will have its hands...
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October 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Rutgers RB Paul James to miss at least two games

Rutgers running back Paul James will miss at least the next two games due to a lower-leg injury. It is a shame because the walkon at one point was leading the nation in rushing while going into last week’s game against Arkansas. He finished the game with 80 yards after leaving again the fourth quarter for good, and is currently second in the nation in rushing. Melvin Gordon of...
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September 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Rutgers RB James out with leg injury

Rutgers running back Paul James is going to be sidelined a couple of weeks with a lower leg injury. Scarlet Knights coach Kyle Flood said Sunday that James would miss at least two games. Rutgers (3-1) has next weekend off before starting American Athletic Conference play at SMU on Oct. 5, and Louisville five days later. James, was injured in the third quarter of the Scarlet Knights...
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September 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Eastern Michigan blew chance to beat Rutgers

The more Ron English looked at the statistics, the more the Eastern Michigan coach realized how close his team was to upsetting Rutgers. Eastern Michigan outgained Rutgers 373 yards to 274. The Eagles ran 80 plays, almost twice as many as the 42 snaps by Rutgers. But two missed field goal attempts, two long touchdown runs by Rutgers' Paul James and a 99-yard kickoff return by...
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September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

James rushes 3 TDS as Rutgers beats EMU 28-10

Paul James ran for 192 yards and three touchdowns and Rutgers defeated Eastern Michigan 28-10 on Saturday when the Scarlet Knights honored the paralyzed Eric LeGrand by retiring his No. 52 jersey. It marked the first time in the 144-year history of the birthplace of college football that the university retired the number of a football player and this one was clearly loved by all...
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September 14, 2013  |  Discuss

James runs for 119, 3 TDs as Rutgers romps 38-0

Paul James ran for 119 yards and three touchdowns and Rutgers defeated Norfolk State 38-0 on Saturday in its annual blowout against a Mid-Atlantic Athletic Conference opponent. James, who rushed for 182 yards in an overtime loss to Fresno State last week, scored on runs of 1, 10 and 25 yards for the Scarlet Knights (1-1). Gary Nova added an 8-yard pass to Ruhann Peele and Savon...
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September 07, 2013  |  Discuss

Rutgers names walkon Paul James as starting running back

With the loss of Jawan Jamison to the NFL, junior running back Savon Huggins was expected to assume the workload for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights’ backfield. However Huggins was very ineffective in the season opening 52-51 loss at Fresno State when he posted 15 yards on six carries. He is a former four-star recruit who turned down the likes of Notre Dame to enroll at Rutgers. Saturday’s...
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September 02, 2013  |  Discuss
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