Kyle Flood and the Rutgers Scarlet Knights received some good news on Sunday evening.
Senior linebacker Jamal Merrell will return to the lineup when the team travels to Louisville on Thursday. Merrell has missed the last three games due to a kidney injury.
“He passed all the tests and the qualifications that he needed to pass to get cleared,” Flood tells the media...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers returns to the field Saturday to face Norfolk State, and linebacker Jamal Merrell sees it as an opportunity for the defense to grow after giving up 51 points in the season-opening loss at Fresno State.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers team captain Jamal Merrell will be excused from training camp this weekend to get married.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers coach Kyle Flood held Gary Nova out of another training camp practice. At the end of a double session, Flood discussed the latest with the quarterbacks, team captain Jamal Merrell's upcoming wedding and the latest on the injury front.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers quarterback Gary Nova and outside linebacker Jamal Merrell met with reporters Monday morning to discuss the team's focus in offseason workouts and preparations for Fresno State.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Jamal Merrell emerged as a standout strongside linebacker for Rutgers in 2012, and he spoke with ScarletReport.com about his development and facing Virginia Tech in Friday's Russell Athletic Bowl in Orlando, Fla.
Syracuse got a great game from its defense and big numbers from its offense.
Special teams let the Orange down.
Two mistakes in the kicking game cost the Orange 14 points and Syracuse squandered a chance to knock off No. 20 Rutgers, losing 23-15 Saturday.
Syracuse (2-4, 1-1), headed to the ACC next season, won't likely remember that it had a 418 to 237 advantage in yards,...
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October 13, 2012
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Two key figures of Rutgers' defense this season are strongside linebacker Jamal Merrell and nose guard Isaac Holmes, and both went 1-on-1 with ScarletReport.com to discuss their development as they get ready for today's game at Arkansas.
Spring camp is over and the Rutgers football team is less than two weeks away from training camp. Coming out of the spring, ScarletReport.com is here to individually break down every expected member of the summer two-deep. Today, we continue momentum toward camp with a look at outside linebacker Jamal Merrell.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The Merrell brothers both went from afterthoughts to starters on the Rutgers defense in the transition to this season's offense. Jamal Merrell has nine starts at outside linebacker this season and his twin, Jamil Merrell, has two starts at defensive end.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- As the speedy Rutgers defense looks to keep its hotstreak going against Navy, sophomore strongside linebacker Jamal Merrell spoke with ScarletReport.com about preparing for the Midshipmen and the chance to finally play in a live game with his brother.
The BIG EAST Conference announced Monday that Rutgers junior linebacker Steve Beauharnais and sophomore linebacker Jamal Merrell have been named the conference’s defensive and special teams players of the week, respectively.