Topic: Football

Head Coach James Perry ’00 continued to turn the Brown football team around with his first Ivy win, a blowout defeat of Columbia. The Bears will take on Dartmouth in their final matchup of the season.

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Losing streak snapped, football focuses in on Dartmouth

November 22, 2019 0 comments

If you listen closely, you can almost hear it. A cleat colliding with a football, a thud of a running back diving into the end zone, a collective roar of celebration.

Smith ’22 is currently seventh in the Ivy League in rushing with 522 yards on 106 attempts. He and quarterback EJ Perry ’21 lead the Ivy’s second-ranked rushing attack behind only Dartmouth.

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Smith ’22 fuels Bears to victory over Columbia with 70-yard run

November 22, 2019 0 comments

Running back Allen Smith ’22 helped lead the Bears to victory over Columbia Saturday, rushing 13 times for 113 yards, his second 100-yard rushing game of the season.

Bears sought their first Ivy conference victory since 2016 going into Saturday’s game but lost 37-25 against Big Red.

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Football faces heartbreaking loss against Cornell

October 28, 2019 0 comments

In an intense Saturday matchup against Cornell, the football team was just one first down away from snapping its Ivy losing streak, which began in 2016.

Perry ’21 posted an impressive stat line of 183 passing yards, 227 rushing yards and five total touchdowns as he led the Bears to a win.

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Perry ’21 leads football to shootout victory

September 27, 2019 0 comments

n his first ever game in a Brown uniform, EJ Perry ’21 scored five total touchdowns to lead the football team to victory over Bryant University Saturday.

Sachan ’22: The AAF is changing the game of football

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Sachan ’22: The AAF is changing the game of football

March 4, 2019 0 comments

CFL. USFL. PPF. IFL. If you’re anything like the vast majority of Americans, these acronyms mean nothing to you.

Klein ’20: Super Bowl preview

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Klein ’20: Super Bowl preview

February 1, 2019 0 comments

The Los Angeles Rams will take on the mighty New England Patriots in the Super Bowl this Sunday. This marks the third consecutive Super Bowl appearance for the Pats, who continue to dominate the AFC, maintaining their powerhouse status.

Sachan ’22: How can the NFL improve the Pro Bowl?

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Sachan ’22: How can the NFL improve the Pro Bowl?

January 27, 2019 0 comments

The National Football League postseason is the highlight of the year for football enthusiasts. The best teams in the league play tough playoff football. Every game is an elimination game, and each week the matchups get more exciting right up until the Super Bowl.

James Perry ’00 was starting quarterback for Brown as an undergraduate and previously served as quarterbacks coach for Bruno from 2007 to 2009.

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James Perry ’00 hired as head football coach

December 4, 2018 0 comments

James Perry ’00 was named the University’s 20th Head Football Coach Monday afternoon. This appointment follows the Nov. 19 departure of former Head Coach Phil Estes, who led the team for 21 seasons, The Herald previously reported.

Phil Estes steps down after 21 seasons as head football coach

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Phil Estes steps down after 21 seasons as head football coach

November 19, 2018 4 comments

Two days after the football team capped a second consecutive season without an Ivy League win, Head Coach Phil Estes stepped down from his position after 21 seasons Monday, according to a press release from Brown Athletics.

Sachan ’22: Football traditions offer U.S. respite from chaos

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Sachan ’22: Football traditions offer U.S. respite from chaos

November 18, 2018 0 comments

An international student at Brown once asked me why Americans celebrate Thanksgiving. My first instinct was to mention the pilgrims, but that’s not why most of us celebrate the holiday. At least, not anymore.