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The Burning Of The Shoe

The burning of the shoe. Legend has it, Ossie Solem, the head football coach at Springfield College in 1946, gathered his players after the final practice of the season and lit a football cleat on
Categories: CCC , CIAC , Connecticut , Elite 8 , Fairfield County

Houston Nutt eyeing state high school football

Almost as soon as Paul Pasqualoni was fired and sent on his way, the name of Houston Nutt surfaced as a possible candidate for the head coaching job at UConn. The Internet and college football chat

Coaches and Media polls week 2

Any first place votes in parentheses The Day of New London Coaches Poll T1. Ansonia  (6) 2-0 T1. New Canaan (5) 2-0 3. NFA (2) 1-0 4. St. Joseph 2-0 5. Southington 2-0 6. North Haven 2-0 7. Darien 2-0
Categories: CCC , CIAC , Connecticut , CSC , Fairfield County

NFA’s Outlow commits to Boston College

*** Everyone knows now.. but I’m a BOSTON COLLEGE EAGLE. #BLESSED.— Marcus Outlow (@PrinceOutlow) February 20, 2013 That was quick. NFA’s Marcus Outlow became the first Connecticut player from

Xavier’s Boyle commits to UConn, updated signing day list

With National Signing Day just four days away, Xavier quarterback Tim Boyle announced Sunday he was switching his commitment from Boston College to UConn. Boyle made the announcement on Twitter just

Connecticut High School signing day commitments

National Signing Day is Feburary 6, just seven short days away. Here’s a quick look at who from Connecticut’s high school and prep schools are heading where. We’re constantly adding to this update
Categories: Recruiting

Three weeks to National Signing Day: Who’s going where?

National Signing Day is Feburary 6. Here’s a quick look at who from Connecticut is heading where. High Schools Updated: 1/27, 10:53 p.m. Tim Boyle, QB, Xavier — Boston College Matt Walsh, LB, Hand —
Categories: Recruiting

The (somewhat) definitive Connecticut Class of 2012 recruiting list

With some fanfare, top college recruiting website Rivals.com unveiled its state-by-state recruit rankings a couple of weeks ago. So we here at Connecticut Football HQ thought it would be nice to take

Masuk’s Cochran nominated for U.S. Army All-American Bowl

Masuk quarterback Casey Cochran is one of 400 high school football players nominated to participate in the 2012 U.S. Army All-American Bowl. Cochran, perhaps the state’s most sought-after senior high

Your High School Football Week 5 Wrap-up

Well … so much for that. Neither wind nor rain nor fired-up Bulldogs could stop the Masuk train Friday night. The Monroe Express to Brookfield (site of the SWC championship game) plowed through the