Topic: Football

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Klein ’20: Is the NFL in trouble?

September 21, 2017 0 comments

The NFL is back, and that is cause for celebration among sports fans.

Duncan ’19 leads football with three TD’s in first start

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Duncan ’19 leads football with three TD’s in first start

September 17, 2017 0 comments

Starting quarterback Nicholas Duncan ’19 had a strong showing in the football team’s home opener.

Columbia’s offense racked up 419 yards, including nearly 200 yards rushing, en route to a 31-13 win over Brown Saturday at Brown Stadium. The loss was the first against the Lions since a 35-28 defeat in 2011.

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Columbia defense stifles football on senior day

November 21, 2016 0 comments

The football team dropped its final game of the 2016 season Saturday at Brown Stadium, struggling on both sides of the ball in a 31-13 defeat.

Rosenblatt ’17.5 lifts football over Big Green

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Rosenblatt ’17.5 lifts football over Big Green

November 14, 2016 0 comments

Last month, Ben Rosenblatt ’17.5 heard the Brown football team was having trouble with its field goal kicking.

Football holds off Elis for second Ivy win

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Football holds off Elis for second Ivy win

November 7, 2016 0 comments

The football team defeated Yale 27-22 at Brown Stadium Saturday, its first win against the Elis since 2012.

Richard Jarvis ’17 pushes past a Cornell lineman in a game earlier this season at Brown Stadium.  Jarvis recorded eight tackles, two sacks and forced a fumble Saturday, helping the defense pitch a shutout in the second half.

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Comeback effort falls short for football against Quakers

October 31, 2016 0 comments

After falling behind early, the football team mounted a comeback in the second half but fell just short, losing to Penn 21-14 in Philadelphia Saturday.

Alex Jette ’17 carries the ball down the field. Jette will be a key weapon for Brown on offense and on special teams as the Bears attempt to improve on their 1-2 Ivy League record in this weekend’s matchup against Penn.

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Three-touchdown effort from Jette ’17 pushes football past Cornell

October 28, 2016 0 comments

After the men’s football team took a 14-0 lead nearing the end of the third quarter against Cornell Saturday, the win seemed all but assured.

Will Twyman ’17 purses a Harvard ballcarrier in a game at Brown Stadium earlier this year. The senior linebacker‘s performance was one of the lone bright spots Saturday, as he totaled 18 tackles, including 1.5 for loss.

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Football manages season-low 200 yards, drops fourth straight at Princeton

October 17, 2016 0 comments

For the first time since the 2006 season, the football team lost its fourth-straight game, struggling to move the ball in a 31-7 defeat at Princeton.

Football’s offense lacks spark in Governor’s Cup loss at URI

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Football’s offense lacks spark in Governor’s Cup loss at URI

October 3, 2016 0 comments

The football team surrendered the Governor’s Cup to URI, falling 28-13 to the previously winless Rams (1-4, 0-2) in the teams’ 101st annual matchup.

Slow start, turnovers spell doom for football against Crimson

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Slow start, turnovers spell doom for football against Crimson

September 26, 2016 0 comments

Struggling to find an offensive rhythm, Brown (1-1, 0-1 Ivy) fell behind in the first half Saturday at Brown Stadium and could not claw its way back.