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Owls rise in face of adversity

JOEY CRANNEY After loss to Penn State last week, Owls respond with Maryland blowout. When faced with adversity, Owls’ football shows its true Cherry and White colors. After a disappointing loss to Penn State last week, Owls’ junior running back Bernard Pierce set a new school record with five touchdowns en route to the Owls’ 38-7 rout of Maryland last Saturday.…

Switch of QBs dooms Owls

JOEY CRANNEY Coach Steve Addazio’s blunder cost the Owls the game vs. Penn State. In one of the most important games of the season Saturday against Penn State, coach Steve Addazio made a questionable coaching decision that potentially cost the Owls the game.…

Pierce and QB’s shine in opening game

Gerardi starts, but Pierce steals the show in Mayor’s Cup. JOEY CRANNEY During the Owls’ preseason training camp, I asked head coach Steve Addazio about the possibility of running a three-headed quarterback system on offense this season.…

Owls’ offense forced to adapt to new leadership

Offense will be lead by a new head coach and quarterback system. First-year head coach Steve Addazio knows a thing or two about offense. Previously the offensive coordinator at Florida, Addazio brings to Temple not only a fresh batch of offensive enthusiasm, but also an impressive history of success.…