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VIDEO: Kansas And Rutgers Could Be Worst Power Five Game Ever And Here’s Why

In the world of college football teams trying to schedule decent non-conference games, this would not be one of those games. The sad part is that the two teams who participated are both members of Power Five conferences, meaning they are supposed to be the best of the best. The Kansas Jayhawks, winless on the year including a loss to a FCS team, traveled to New Jersey to take on...
Via Gamedayr
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers DT Darius Hamilton Ruled Out for the Season

The hits just keep coming to Rutgers this season as the team announced that senior defensive tackle Darius Hamilton will miss the remainder of the 2015 season, according to Hamilton, a former five-star recruit, was ruled out after an unspecified lower body injury that will keep him out for the remainder of his eligibility. A team captain for the Scarlet Knights,...
Via Campus Sports Net
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Fight involving Rutgers WR Leonte Carroo

Earlier this month, Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo was accused of slamming a woman onto the concrete during a fight on campus. He was subsequently suspended as part of the ongoing investigation. According to, Carroo’s lawyers brought forth two cell phone videos of the fight that they hope will help exonerate their client. The fight was shot near the Hale Center on Rutgers’s...
Via Campus Sports Net
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Chris Christie's cesspool Rutgers now has football program moms getting arrested

Recall that domestic assault that got Rutgers football player Leonte Carroo arrested and suspended? Moms pitched in, Keith Sargeant reports.Three people with connections to suspended Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo, including his mother, were charged Tuesday for their alleged role in the altercation that took place outside the university's football headquarters on Sept. 12, according...
Via Bob's Blitz
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers Report: Slip Slidin’ Away

On a very wet Saturday evening last week, BTN broadcast a demonstration of what happens when too many crises hit a football team in a short period of time. It was not meant to be a demonstration, it was meant to be a football game. However, hope that there would be a football game vanished relatively early in the broadcast. A combination of dismissal of six players for assault and...
Via Know It All Football
11 days ago  |  Discuss

Accuser of Leonte Carroo shares scary details

An assault case against Rutgers star wide receiver Leonte Carroo is looming. A former girlfriend of Carroo (who remains unidentified) accused him of grabbing her from behind, picking her up and dropping her onto the concrete. But, the precursor of the incident was when the victim claimed a group of people was following her, which included Carroo’s current girlfriend, as she was...
Via Campus Sports Net
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers Report: Flood’s reputation sinking over one bad Knight

Rutgers’ 2015 football season is exciting—for all the wrong reasons. On September 16, after a three-week investigation, Rutgers Head Football Coach Kyle Flood received a three-game suspension and $50k fine for speaking to an instructor about one of his players’ academic performance. ‘Who cares?’—you might say. Rutgers cares. Their clear rule—no talking to teachers...
Via Know It All Football
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers Suspends Flood for 3 Games, But Needed to Give Him the Axe

The public black eye that started a month-long nightmare for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights football program has come to an end. Football head coach Kyle Flood has been found to have indeed made inappropriate contact with a member of the faculty at Rutgers on behalf of one of his players, Nadir Barnwell. Rutgers president, Robert Barchi, released a letter explaining his reasoning behind...
Via Talking 10
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers Suspends Head Football Coach Following Investigation

In what has been a rocky start to the season off the field for the Rutgers Scarlet Knights, the team will be without their head coach for several weeks following an investigation by the school: Rutgers has suspended Kyle Flood three games, and fined him $50,000, following an investigation by the school into rules violations. The school had been investigating an email Flood sent...
Via Gamedayr
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Leonte Carroo accused of slamming woman onto concrete

Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo was suspended from the team indefinitely on Sunday, and yesterday we learned it was due to his being charged with simple assault in a domestic violence incident. Today, we have new details, and they don’t bode well for Carroo’s future. Per a report, Carroo is accused of picking up “a woman with whom he had been romantically involved” and...
Via Campus Sports Net
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Has Addition of Rutgers Already Been a Mistake for Big Ten?

When the State University of New Jersey…a.k.a. Rutgers…was added to the Big Ten many shook their heads and wondered why this move was made. Cynics thought it was just all about money and power for commissioner Jim Delany. Many believed it had little to do with athletics and everything to do with the bottom line. Some believed it was a strategic move to make sure the future of...
Via Talking 10
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers WR Leonte Carroo arrested for domestic violence

The problems just continue to mount up for Rutgers wide receiver Leonte Carroo. It was announced yesterday that Carroo was suspended from the team indefinitely following his role in an altercation that occurred outside High Point Solutions Stadium following Rutgers’ loss to Washington State, and now it gets worse. Per Ryan Dunleavy of the Asbury Park Press, Carroo was actually...
Via Campus Sports Net
19 days ago  |  Discuss

2015-2016 ITH Season Preview: Rutgers Scarlet Knights

With the start of college basketball season on the horizon, we’ll be taking a long look at the conference at large as well as Indiana’s roster over the next month. Today, we begin our look at the Big Ten with the Rutgers Scarlet Knights. It’s been 10 years since the Rutgers basketball program had a […] The post 2015-2016 ITH Season Preview: Rutgers Scarlet Knights appeared...
Via Inside the Hall
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers Suspends WR Leonte Carroo Indefinitely Following Incident Saturday Night

The news keeps coming out of Piscataway, N.J., and once again it’s not good for Rutgers football. Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood announced on Sunday that the team’s star wide receiver Leonte Carroo has been suspended indefinitely following an incident that took place outside the stadium after RU’s 37-34 loss to Washington State on Saturday. leonte carroo suspended from #Rutgers...
Via College Spun
20 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Wazzu gets improbable win over Rutgers on last-second TD

Washington State was down, but refused to give up against Rutgers. With 1:15 left in the game on Saturday in New Jersey, the Cougars trailed, 34-30. However, they made an improbable drive down the field, fueled by Luke Falk, and posted a 37-34 victory over the Scarlet Knights. The Cougars drove 90 yards on 10 plays in 1:01, ending with this throw from Falk to wide receiver River...
Via Fox Sports
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers Football: Week one report card

Rutgers began their 2015 college football season with a trouncing victory over the Norfolk State Spartans 63-13. Instead of talking about in-game matchups and coaching strategies pregame, headlines circled around Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood and his job security as well as the five players dismissed from the football program before the season opener following arrests stemming from...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Rutgers Report: Off field static drowns out opening day cheers

Rutgers opened its 2015 college football season this past weekend to a stadium filled with cheers, music and merriment. Yet, those sounds were hard to hear over the din of bad news. The past two weeks have not been good ones “On the Banks of the Old Raritan.” Coach Kyle Flood reportedly emailed an instructor regarding the academic status of one of his players. Rutgers policy...
Via Know It All Football
25 days ago  |  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...
Via College Spun
28 days ago  |  Discuss

The Big Dance: Rutgers Football Dances Into the Season

When I was a child, this time of year always made me a little melancholy, as it does for children everywhere. The summer is winding down. Labor Day approaches. And that means the end of summer vacation and the beginning of yet another arduous school year. Tests. Quizzes. Homework. Studying. Who needs it? I no longer have those feelings at all. Quite the contrary, actually. With September...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: 5 Rutgers Football Players Arrested On Assault, Home Invasion Charges

Ruhann Peele Five current Rutgers football players, along with one former Scarlet Knight, have been arrested and charged with assault today, according to a report from  Defensive backs Ruhann Peele, Nadir Barnwell and Delon Stephenson and fullback Razohnn Gross were charged in an attack on a group of individuals in April 2015, along with former players Tejay Johnson and...
Via College Spun
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

Rutgers Report: A Rutgers fan in Hawkeye-land

Are you eagerly anticipating the Big Ten season kick-off on September 3rd? For me, time is moving so s-l-o-w-l-y. So what does a fan do during the lull between training camp completion and kickoff the following week? Simple: ROAD TRIP. Last week I visited the home of another Big Ten member—the Hawkeyes—of Iowa City, IA. Iowa City is a great college town. It is twice the size...
Via Know It All Football
September 02, 2015  |  Discuss

Rutgers Report: Second Half of the Season Predictions for the Scarlet Knights

Last week, I gave my season prediction for the first half of the season for Rutgers football. At the end of six games, I predicted that the team would sit with a 4-2 record, and a 1-2 conference record. This week, I will share my predictions for the second half of the 2015 season. They are as follows: Ohio State — Boy, talk about starting off the second half in a rough manner...
Via Know It All Football
August 26, 2015  |  Discuss

2015 Rutgers Scarlet Knights Betting Odds

The 2015 college football season is just weeks away, and the Rutgers Scarlet Knights have high hopes after their first season in the Big Ten, where they finished 8-5. If you’re interested in laying some money down on the team, BetDSI has released Rutgers’ season odds. The video below previews the betting action.
Via Gamedayr
August 21, 2015  |  Discuss

4-Star Canadian CB Patrice Rene Announces Rutgers Commitment

Rutgers secured a commitment from Alexandria (Va.) Episcopal four-star defensive back Patrice Rene today. The 6-foot-2, 180-pound Rene, a native of Ottawa, Canada, picked the Scarlet Knights over Ohio State. Rene is the 31st-rated cornerback in the 2016 class according to 247Sports’ Composite Rankings. rates Rene the 15th-best safety in 2016, so he has some position...
Via College Spun
August 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Rutgers Football: Rutgers Adds A Very Cool 2016 Commitment From Special Olympics Camper

The Special Olympics are a very important cause for Rutgers head football coach Kyle Flood, and the Scarlet Knights have participated in the opening ceremonies of the Special Olympics of New Jersey (SONJ) for the last several years.  Today, Flood hosted a football camp for 300 middle and high school participants from the SONJ Play Unified School Partnership Program. The youngsters...
Via College Spun
June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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