Topic: Football

Football hopes to keep strong defense alive with new lineup

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Football hopes to keep strong defense alive with new lineup

September 15, 2014 0 comments

Moving the ball against the football team’s defense has been historically difficult for opponents, but this season’s unit will need to replace some players.

With 11 new starters, football’s offense retools

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With 11 new starters, football’s offense retools

September 15, 2014 0 comments

With no returning offensive starters, the football team needs to adapt quickly this season.

Co-captain and quarterback Patrick Donnelly ’13.5 made four touchdowns in his final game as a Brown Bear.

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Football unstoppable in season’s final game

November 24, 2013 0 comments

Bruno’s 26 seniors all got playing time in the Bears’ 48-7 victory against Columbia Saturday.

Led by defensive ends Michael Yules ’14 and John Bumpus ’14, the Bruno football defense has sacked opposing quarterbacks 31 times this year, the second-most in the Ivy League.

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Bears head to Big Apple for season finale

November 22, 2013 0 comments

John Spooney ’14 and company look to salvage a winning season against a winless Columbia team.

John Spooney ’14, the Ivy League’s leading rusher, scampered past a defender on his way to yet another stellar performance.

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Dartmouth takes down football

November 17, 2013 0 comments

John Spooney ’14 surpassed the century mark yet again, but the Bears came up just short.

The class of 2014 will roam Brown Stadium for the last time this weekend, looking to go out with a win against a statistically powerful Dartmouth team.

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Football hosts Big Green on Senior Day

November 15, 2013 0 comments

The matchup showcases top Ivy talent but hopes of a conference title are dim for both sides.

Football crippled by mistakes against Yale

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Football crippled by mistakes against Yale

November 11, 2013 2 comments

A questionable penalty, a late touchdown and ‘undisciplined playing’ doomed the Bears.

Co-captain Michael Yules ’14 said he hopes Bruno can sustain momentum after a 27-0 thrashing of Penn last week.

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Bears look to keep rolling in New Haven

November 8, 2013 0 comments

Two top league rushing attacks will face off as Bruno aims to build on a blowout against Penn.

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Defensive line protects football’s lead

November 4, 2013 0 comments

Saturday was the first time the Bears were able to prevent a comeback after an early advantage.

Running back John Spooney ’14 racked up over 200 yards on the ground in the first 17 minutes and caught the attention of ESPN College Football.

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Football crushes Quakers in shutout game

November 4, 2013 2 comments

Spooney ’14 showcased his speed with 232 rushing yards and two breakaway touchdowns.