Hollomon Carries Blue Devils over Rams

January 4th, 2015
7 months ago

by Sean Begin After three straight losses following the opening week upset victory on the road of ranked Towson, Central Connecticut football needed something big to lift them up heading into the bye week. They got that spark from senior running back Rob Hollomon. Hollomon ran for a single-game career-high 238 yards (including two huge […]


Blue Devils Come Up Short On Homecoming, Duquesne Wins Its First at Arute Field

January 4th, 2015
7 months ago

by Dillon Meehan Central Connecticut football struggled offensively for most of its rainy homecoming game Saturday against Duquesne. But two late fourth quarter drives saw the Blue Devils nearly mount a ferocious comeback before falling to the Dukes 28-20. “We didn’t battle early enough,” said head coach Pete Rossomando. “If we’d battled in the third […]


Central Football Struggles to Find Answers

January 4th, 2015
7 months ago

by Sean Begin The game for Central Connecticut football on Saturday will be recorded as another notch in the ‘L’ column, but after weeks of small gains it was a frustrating loss for head coach Pete Rossomando. “We just didn’t make enough plays,” he said after the game. “It was a calamity of errors.” Rossomando, […]


Football Falls Short in Shootout With Sacred Heart

January 4th, 2015
7 months ago

by Dillon Meehan A shootout in the last conference home game of the season ended with the football team on the wrong side of the win/loss column. Central Connecticut (2-8, 0-5 NEC) fell to Sacred Heart (8-2, 4-1 NEC) 35-27 on Saturday afternoon at Arute Field to remain winless in Northeast Conference play this season. “The […]


Gurley Injury Shines Further Light on NCAA Flaws

January 4th, 2015
7 months ago

by Sean Begin The firestorm surrounding the NCAA and the level of control they have over the players’ ability to profit from their name has been under siege from not only a large number of journalists but from the general public as well. And on Saturday, yet another player will become the focal point for […]


Howard Score 21 Unanswered, Steal Win on Senior Night

January 4th, 2015
7 months ago

by Dillon Meehan By the time the final whistle blew Saturday night, long after the crowd had cheered on their departing seniors, and what felt like a long time after Central had been up a comfortable 18 points, the Howard Bison were walking off the field victorious. The Blue Devils (2-9, 0-5 NEC) had led Howard (4-7, […]


The NFL’s Domestic Violence Problem

September 27th, 2014
10 months ago

by Sean Begin It was not a good week for the NFL, which means it was a great week for the NFL. From the abysmal handling of former Ravens running back Ray Rice to Adrian Peterson beating his son with a switch, the NFL has been under fire for its handling of domestic violence issues. […]


Central Struck Down

September 13th, 2014
11 months ago

by Sean Begin Heavy lightning flashed Saturday night at Arute Field but it didn’t come from the offense of the Blue Devil football team. “We did a poor job preparing our players this week,” said head coach Pete Rossomando, after his team was shut out by the University of Albany 19-0 in a game delayed […]


Fantasy Reigns on Sunday

September 13th, 2014
11 months ago

by Sean Begin What were you doing Sunday? Maybe you were nursing that hangover from Saturday’s party or waking up for your crappy early morning weekend shift. There’s a good chance, though, you were one of the millions Americans who plopped down on their couch (or in my case, a desk chair) to watch the […]


NFL Draft Prospect Comes Out

February 12th, 2014
1 year ago

by Sean Begin On Monday, former Missouri defensive end and the SEC Defensive Player of the Year Michael Sam came out publicly as an openly gay athlete. Needless to say, the news created a firestorm of conversation on social media sites. Sam is projected to be a mid-round draft pick in the NFL draft in […]


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