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Sunday, September 21, 2014

Rutgers' Paul James out for the season with torn ACL

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By Tyler Barto
Twitter: @Tyler_Barto
tbarto@trentonian.com

Kyle Flood delivered the news Sunday that most at Rutgers feared: star running back Paul James will miss the rest of the season with a torn ACL.
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Saturday, September 20, 2014

Rutgers linebacker LJ Liston suspended one game

By Tyler Barto
Twitter: @Tyler_Barto
tbarto@trentonian.com

ANNAPOLIS, Md. — Linebacker LJ Liston has been suspended one game for a violation of team rules.

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Friday, September 19, 2014

By the numbers: Ralph Friedgen's first hiccup at Rutgers against Penn State

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By Tyler Barto
Twitter: @Tyler_Barto
tbarto@trentonian.com

Before I get to the hard numbers, some notes from Rutgers' third game of the season:
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Thursday, September 18, 2014

Rutgers' Quentin Gause begins to earn dynamic role at linebacker

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By Tyler Barto
Twitter: @Tyler_Barto
tbarto@trentonian.com

Rutgers' nickel coverage usually means SAM linebacker Quentin Gause is the odd man out. But against Penn State's pro-style offense — or as close as there is to one anymore in the spread age — Gause played his most meaningful role yet.
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What they're saying about Rutgers football, Sept. 18

(For The Trentonian/ JOHN BLAINE)
One more practice separates Rutgers from a light walk-through and trip to Annapolis to take on Navy on Saturday. That's when we'll learn if it put a difficult loss to Penn State behind it.
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Wednesday, September 17, 2014

What they're saying about Rutgers football, Sept. 17

(For The Trentonian/ JOHN BLAINE)
Rutgers completes its second physical install practice today in preparation for Navy's top-ranked rushing offense. Saturday's meeting is the last scheduled between the two teams that began playing regularly when Greg Schiano roamed Rutgers' sidelines.
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Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Rutgers' Justin Goodwin returns to unclear role at running back

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By Tyler Barto
Twitter: @Tyler_Barto
tbarto@trentonian.com

PISCATAWAY Justin Goodwin trotted onto Rutgers' practice bubble turf Tuesday as a full participant at running back, and that's about the only certainty head coach Kyle Flood could muster.
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