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Heavy competition in the trenches

Only eleven days away from its annual Cherry and White game, several football players are aiming to secure an open spot on the team’s depth chart before the intrasquad contest kicks off.…

Defense seeking to continue progress

“Don’t bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.”      –William Faulkner Two weeks into spring practice, that seems to be the unofficial slogan for the Owls’ defensive unit.…

Football nets another top-rated class

Three Big 33 All-Star Game participants were among the 26 new players who will don a Temple uniform for the football team’s upcoming season. Three-star wide receiver Vaughn Carraway, linebacker Adrian Robinson and offensive lineman Wayne Tribue, each of whom will compete in the annual all-star game between Pennsylvania and Ohio high school seniors, officially joined the Owls Wednesday, the first day recruits could sign National Letters of Intent.…

Golden says he’s staying at Temple

Football coach Al Golden withdrew his name from consideration for the open coaching position at UCLA yesterday, the two-year coach said. “I’m flattered to have been contacted about the coaching vacancy at UCLA,” Golden said in a statement.…

Strahan tackles life, football

REVIEW – It’s a place most football players find themselves in multiple times during an average day at the “office.” There’s plenty of name calling, crotch grabbing, eye-socket jabbing and “oh-crap-I-wish-I-wore-a-cup-today” down there squeezing.…

Broncos halt Owls

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – The football team entered Saturday’s game against Western Michigan 0-5 in the series versus the Broncos. They left Waldo Stadium 0-6 in the series, as they fell, 16-3.…