Articles related to football


Three Decades of Blue Raiders Gather to Remember the Past
Three Decades of Blue Raiders Gather to Remember the Past

Memories are shared with three decades of Blue Raider football players and fans recently in Murfreesboro. WGNS' Jake Wallman shares more about the experience and photos from the day.

READ MORE »
Wet run showcases new Blue Raider Beer Garden
Wet run showcases new Blue Raider Beer Garden

No secrets have been made about Middle Tennessee's strive to enhance its fan experience at Blue Raider football games this season, and Blue Raider Athletics Association members got an early chance to see some of those enhancements on Thursday.

READ MORE »
Coach Stockstill Tells Rotary About MTSU FB
Coach Stockstill Tells Rotary About MTSU FB

MTSU's head football coach Rick Stockstill spoke to the Murfreesboro Rotary Club and reminded them that the first Blue Raider home game is set for 6:00 o'clock Saturday night, September 7, 2019, and it's against Tennessee State.

READ MORE »
Yet to Open Rockvale High School Readies for Football Season
Yet to Open Rockvale High School Readies for Football Season

As we continue to follow the progress of the Rockvale High School that is currently under construction on Highway 99, we now turn to football.

READ MORE »
More Neighborhoods Expected Soon After Rockvale High School Opens
More Neighborhoods Expected Soon After Rockvale High School Opens

Rockvale High School is currently under construction and looks to soon be ready for students. Principal Steve Luker stated that new construction of homes near the school are likely...

READ MORE »
Stewarts Creek High School Names Bert Browne Head Football Coach
Stewarts Creek High School Names Bert Browne Head Football Coach

Stewarts Creek High School announces the selection of Bert Browne as the next head football coach for the Red Hawks. Browne, a former Tennessee Tech standout quarterback, brings over 27 years coaching experience at both the high school and collegiate levels in Tennessee, Kentucky, Mississippi, and most recently Georgia.

READ MORE »
Thanks Brent Stockstill for the Great Memories
Thanks Brent Stockstill for the Great Memories

As MTSU quarterback Brent Stockstill prepares to lead the Blue Raiders one final time, friends and family share their thoughts.

READ MORE »
Region 3-6A Superlatives and All-Region Team Announced
Region 3-6A Superlatives and All-Region Team Announced

Now that the football season is officially over for all teams in Region 3-6A, this year's superlatives and all region players have been announced.

READ MORE »
Oakland Coach Kevin Creasy on Championship Thursday
Oakland Coach Kevin Creasy on Championship Thursday

Bryan Barrett sat down with Oakland football coach Kevin Creasy to talk about the Patriot's semifinal win over Maryville and tonight's Blue Cross Bowl 6A Championship Game with Whitehaven. Tune in tonight for State Farm Prep Football as Oakland takes on Whitehaven. Pregame begins at 6:15pm with a 7pm kickoff.

READ MORE »
Oakland Plays for State Football Championship
Oakland Plays for State Football Championship

The Oakland Patriots take their 13-1 record to Cookeville to battle Memphis Whitehaven for the Class 6A Blue Cross Bowl Championship Thursday night.

READ MORE »
Oakland Plays for State Football Championship
Oakland Plays for State Football Championship

The Oakland Patriots take their 13-1 record to Cookeville to battle Memphis Whitehaven for the Class 6A Blue Cross Bowl Championship Thursday night.

READ MORE »
Buy Blue Cross Bowl Tickets at Oakland
Buy Blue Cross Bowl Tickets at Oakland

If you're planning to go see the Oakland Patriots in the state championship game this Thursday in Cookeville, save yourself time by buying tickets at the school.

READ MORE »
MT FB Press Conference before CUSA Championship Game
MT FB Press Conference before CUSA Championship Game

Hear from MTSU football coach Rick Stockstill and players about their win over UAB Saturday and the upcoming CUSA Championship Game with the Blazers this Saturday.

READ MORE »
FB: Blue Raider to host CUSA Championship after beating UAB
FB: Blue Raider to host CUSA Championship after beating UAB

Middle Tennessee's senior day turned into a preview of the Globe Life Conference USA Championship Game Saturday in Murfreesboro. Thanks to FIU's 28-25 home loss to Marshall earlier in the day, the Blue Raiders (8-4, 7-1) clinched at least a share of their first C-USA East Division title. Then, they finished out the big day with a 27-3 win over UAB (9-3, 7-1) to clinch home-field advantage in the championship game and an outright East crown.

READ MORE »
37th MTSU Salute to Armed Forces game Nov. 2 recognizes veterans
37th MTSU Salute to Armed Forces game Nov. 2 recognizes veterans

Veterans from all eras will be recognized, but those from World War I will be featured Friday, Nov. 2, during the 37th Salute to Armed Forces during several pregame activities and also during the nationally televised...

READ MORE »
FB: Blue Raiders earn Homecoming win
FB: Blue Raiders earn Homecoming win

It wasn't pretty, but Middle Tennessee captured a homecoming victory Saturday over Charlotte 21-13.

READ MORE »
MT FB secures gutsy road win at Marshall
MT FB secures gutsy road win at Marshall

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders make football history, winning at Marshall 34-24.

READ MORE »
Raiders Down Defending CUSA Champion FAU 25-24
Raiders Down Defending CUSA Champion FAU 25-24

Fresh off its bye week, Middle Tennessee started its Conference USA slate with a tough home matchup on Saturday and came up with an unbelievable comeback win 25-24 over Florida Atlantic.

READ MORE »
PREVIEW: #2 Blackman at #3 Oakland
PREVIEW: #2 Blackman at #3 Oakland

Blackman travels to Oakland Friday night. The Blaze are ranked second in the latest high school football poll for Class 6A and the Patriots are third.

READ MORE »
Blue Raider FB Falls at #3 Georgia
Blue Raider FB Falls at #3 Georgia

Middle Tennessee was tasked with facing its toughest competition of the season on Saturday and couldn't stand up against the No. 3 Georgia Bulldogs, falling 49-7.

READ MORE »
Blue Raiders roll to victory in home opener against UT-Martin
Blue Raiders roll to victory in home opener against UT-Martin

It wasn't pretty at times, but a win is a win. That's what Middle Tennessee Head Coach Rick Stockstill told his team after the Blue Raiders (1-1) sent their fans home happy with a 61-37 win over UT Martin (0-2) Saturday at Floyd Stadium.

READ MORE »
MT FB Press Conference for Georgia Game
MT FB Press Conference for Georgia Game

Middle Tennessee Football held their weekly press conference to discuss the win over UT-Martin and look ahead to the next game, which is at Georgia.

READ MORE »
PREVIEW: Blackman at Smyrna
PREVIEW: Blackman at Smyrna

While Smyrna and Blackman aren't in the same region anymore, that doesn't change the importance of the game for both teams.

READ MORE »
Raiders drop opener to Vandy
Raiders drop opener to Vandy

Middle Tennessee dropped a 35-7 decision at Vanderbilt to open the 2018 campaign Saturday in Nashville.

READ MORE »
PREVIEW: Riverdale at Siegel
PREVIEW: Riverdale at Siegel

Two hungry football teams will suit up for the first region game of the season when Riverdale travels to Siegel Friday night.

READ MORE »
Coach Stockstill Press Conference for Vanderbilt Game
Coach Stockstill Press Conference for Vanderbilt Game

Coach Rick Stockstill speaks at the opening season press conference about their upcoming game with Vanderbilt on Saturday. You can hear the game here on NewsRadio WGNS beginning at 5pm pregame.

READ MORE »
Several RuCo FB Teams Ranked
Several RuCo FB Teams Ranked

Several Rutherford County prep football teams are ranked in the first statewide poll of the season.

READ MORE »
MT FB: Four Blue Raiders on Preseason Team
MT FB: Four Blue Raiders on Preseason Team

Four Middle Tennessee football players were named to the 2018 Preseason All-Conference USA.

READ MORE »
Alexander Statement on the Passing of John Ward
Alexander Statement on the Passing of John Ward

John Ward died Wednesday evening at the age of 88 after a lengthy illness. U.S. Senator Alexander pays tribute to the legendary Tennessee broadcaster.

READ MORE »
Richie James taken in 7th round by the San Francisco 49ers
Richie James taken in 7th round by the San Francisco 49ers

Middle Tennessee wide receiver Richie James has been selected in the 7th round of the 2018 NFL Draft by the San Francisco 49ers.

READ MORE »
TSSAA Takes Up Soccer, Baseball, Softball and Football Changes
TSSAA Takes Up Soccer, Baseball, Softball and Football Changes

Among the items taken up by the TSSAA in their Board of Control meeting was an extension of their girls soccer championships, potential postseason baseball and softball format changes and adding a 40-second play clock in football.

READ MORE »
 Blue Raiders Accept Bid to Camellia Bowl
Blue Raiders Accept Bid to Camellia Bowl

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are going to their seventh bowl game in the Rick Stockstill era and fourth in the last five years.

READ MORE »
Raiders bowl eligible after victory on senior day
Raiders bowl eligible after victory on senior day

Middle Tennessee did what it had to do to reach bowl eligibility Saturday, taking care of Old Dominion 41-10 at home on senior day to wrap up the 2017 regular season.

READ MORE »
Coach Stock on ODU Game Saturday
Coach Stock on ODU Game Saturday

MTSU football coach Rick Stockstill talks about the upcoming game Saturday with Old Dominion. It's the final home game of the season for the Blue Raiders.

READ MORE »
Watson No Longer Blackman Football Coach
Watson No Longer Blackman Football Coach

After three seasons, David Watson is no longer the head coach of Blackman High football.

READ MORE »
Watson No Longer Blackman Football Coach
Watson No Longer Blackman Football Coach

After three season, David Watson is no longer the head coach of Blackman High football.

READ MORE »
Butch Jones Out at Tennessee
Butch Jones Out at Tennessee

After initial reports on Sunday broke the news of the latest coaching change in college football, Tennessee Athletics Director John Currie has now confirmed it through a statement.

READ MORE »
MT Blackout Game Set; T-Shirt/Ticket Packages Available
MT Blackout Game Set; T-Shirt/Ticket Packages Available

For the 2017 season, the BLACKOUT game will be on October 20th against Marshall at 6 PM. The official Middle Tennessee Blackout ticket/t-shirt package will be available to the public at various Murfreesboro locations starting Wednesday, October 4th.

READ MORE »
Riverdale Football Homecoming On Despite Concession/Restroom Fire
Riverdale Football Homecoming On Despite Concession/Restroom Fire

Riverdale High School has been working feverishly to get ready for their homecoming football game despite a fire which destroyed their concession stand and restrooms.

READ MORE »
Riverdale Football Concession Stand Burns Prior to Game
Riverdale Football Concession Stand Burns Prior to Game

As Riverdale was preparing to take on Oakland in freshman football action, the concession stand caught fire.

READ MORE »
Rain Forces Prep Football Changes
Rain Forces Prep Football Changes

For the most part, only wet field conditions will affect Friday's prep football games. But there are some schedule changes.

READ MORE »
Rain Forces Prep Football Changes
Rain Forces Prep Football Changes

For the most part, only wet field conditions will affect Friday's prep football games. But there are some schedule changes.

READ MORE »
New items at the MTSU Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro
New items at the MTSU Floyd Stadium in Murfreesboro

As Saturday's MTSU season-opening football matchup with Vanderbilt nears, Middle Tennessee is making fans aware of some fan experience changes in store for this season...

READ MORE »
MT Football Coaches/Players Look Toward Opener with Vanderbilt
MT Football Coaches/Players Look Toward Opener with Vanderbilt

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are in game-week mode as they put the final touches on preparation for this week's home opener with Vanderbilt.

READ MORE »
Tennessee Tech Football Has Rutherford County Flavor
Tennessee Tech Football Has Rutherford County Flavor

Tennessee Tech will begin their college football season Thursday (Aug. 31) in Cookeville as they battle Western Illinois.

READ MORE »
MTSU Football Host Clinic at Special Kids Camp
MTSU Football Host Clinic at Special Kids Camp

MTSU football coach Rick Stockstill, players and about 80 special needs campers ages six to 25 will participate in a clinic.

READ MORE »
Longtime MT Asst. Football Coach David Bibee Resigns
Longtime MT Asst. Football Coach David Bibee Resigns

Longtime Middle Tennessee assistant football coach, David Bibee, has resigned his post effective immediately. The Voice of the Blue Raiders, Chip Walters, reports.

READ MORE »
UPDATE: Warrant obtained for one of two MTSU Football players accused of animal cruelty
UPDATE: Warrant obtained for one of two MTSU Football players accused of animal cruelty

On Monday (4/17/17) night, Murfreesboro Police Sgt. Kyle Evans told WGNS, "MPD Detective Kristy Inglish obtained a warrant for Cruelty to Animals against Shalom A. Alvarez, age 21."

READ MORE »
MT to play Iowa during 2019 Football Season
MT to play Iowa during 2019 Football Season

In a joint release with the University of Iowa, it was announced Middle Tennessee and Iowa will meet in football during the 2019 season. The Blue Raiders will receive a guarantee of $1.55 million to play the game.

READ MORE »
Vol & Former Blackman Player Arrested in Knoxville
Vol & Former Blackman Player Arrested in Knoxville

Tennessee Vols football receiver and former Blackman High School quarterback Jauan Jennings was arrested for drug possession.

READ MORE »
Siegel Hires Michael Copley as Football Coach
Siegel Hires Michael Copley as Football Coach

Siegel High has a new football coach, replacing Greg Wyant who stepped down at the end of the season.

READ MORE »
Siegel Hires Michael Copley as Football Coach
Siegel Hires Michael Copley as Football Coach

Siegel High has a new football coach, replacing Greg Wyant who stepped down at the end of the season.

READ MORE »
PHOTOS: Oakland vs. Whitehaven (2016 Blue Cross Bowl)

Thanks to Chad Cunningham for photographing the Oakland football game in the 2016 Blue Cross Bowl state championship.

READ MORE »
Oakland - Maryville Photos
Oakland - Maryville Photos

The Oakland Patriots defeated the Maryville Rebels 23-7 to advance to this week's Blue Cross Bowl State Championships. Chad Cunningham captured some photos for NewsRadio WGNS.

READ MORE »
Oakland - Maryville Photos
Oakland - Maryville Photos

The Oakland Patriots defeated the Maryville Rebels 23-7 to advance to this week's Blue Cross Bowl State Championships. Chad Cunningham captured some photos for NewsRadio WGNS.

READ MORE »
Wyant Resigns as Siegel Football Coach
Wyant Resigns as Siegel Football Coach

Siegel football coach Greg Wyant resigned Wednesday after leading the Stars' program for the past seven seasons.

READ MORE »
Wyant Resigns as Siegel Football Coach
Wyant Resigns as Siegel Football Coach

Siegel football coach Greg Wyant resigned Wednesday after leading the Stars' program for the past seven season.

READ MORE »
MT Quarterback Brent Stockstill Injury Sidelines Him for Regular Season
MT Quarterback Brent Stockstill Injury Sidelines Him for Regular Season

Middle Tennessee quarterback Brent Stockstill is out for the remainder of the season after being injured in Saturday's home game with Texas-San Antonio.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Bearden at Riverdale
State Farm Prep Preview: Bearden at Riverdale

The playoffs are here for local high school football teams. Bryan Barrett has more on the NewsRadio WGNS State Farm Prep Playoff Game of the Week and a look at the other games being played Friday night.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Bearden at Riverdale
State Farm Prep Preview: Bearden at Riverdale

The playoffs are here for local high school football teams. Bryan Barrett has more on the NewsRadio WGNS State Farm Prep Playoff Game of the Week and a look at the other games being played Friday night.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Oakland
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Oakland

The regular season winds up with Smyrna at Oakland. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has a preview.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Oakland
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Oakland

The regular season winds up with Smyrna at Oakland. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has a preview.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Smyrna
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Smyrna

It's not a question of whether Riverdale and Smyrna get in the playoffs - they're both 6A teams and they all get in. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett says this week's State Farm Prep Football Game is about playoff seeding.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Smyrna
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Smyrna

It's not a question of whether Riverdale and Smyrna get in the playoffs - they're both 6A teams and they all get in. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett says this week's State Farm Prep Football Game is about playoff seeding.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Riverdale
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Riverdale

It's the 47th edition of the Battle of the 'Boro as Riverdale entertains Oakland.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Riverdale
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Riverdale

It's the 47th edition of the Battle of the 'Boro as Riverdale entertains Oakland.

READ MORE »
Salute to Veterans at Middle Tennessee Football Game Nov. 5
Salute to Veterans at Middle Tennessee Football Game Nov. 5

The 35th Annual Salute to Veterans and Armed Services is planned for Saturday, November 5th when the Middle Tennessee football team hosts Texas San Antonio.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Siegel
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Siegel

While many in Rutherford County are thinking about fall break, football teams are focused on Friday night battles. None bigger than Riverdale at Siegel.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Siegel
State Farm Prep Preview: Riverdale at Siegel

While many in Rutherford County are thinking about fall break, football teams are focused on Friday night battles. None bigger than Riverdale at Siegel.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Siegel
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Siegel

It's the Stars and Bulldogs this week on State Farm Prep Football.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Siegel
State Farm Prep Preview: Smyrna at Siegel

It's the Stars and Bulldogs this week on State Farm Prep Football.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Blackman
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Blackman

It's the Patriots and Blaze this week on State Farm Prep Football.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Blackman
State Farm Prep Preview: Oakland at Blackman

It's the Patriots and Blaze this week on State Farm Prep Football.

READ MORE »
Blue Raider Football drops road contest at Vanderbilt
Blue Raider Football drops road contest at Vanderbilt

In the second consecutive year of a Murfreesboro-Nashville matchup, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders just didn't have enough to get a win against Vanderbilt on Saturday.

READ MORE »
Blue Raiders Seek Revenge Against Vanderbilt
Blue Raiders Seek Revenge Against Vanderbilt

The Middle Tennessee football team will be out for a little revenge after last year's tough 17-13 fourth quarter loss to Vanderbilt.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Blackman vs. Shades Valley
State Farm Prep Preview: Blackman vs. Shades Valley

It's probably a team you've never heard of before - but they're coming to Murfreesboro. Blackman will host Shades Valley Friday night in the State Farm Prep Football Game of the Week.

READ MORE »
State Farm Prep Preview: Blackman vs. Shades Valley
State Farm Prep Preview: Blackman vs. Shades Valley

It's probably a team you've never heard of before - but they're coming to Murfreesboro. Blackman will host Shades Valley Friday night in the State Farm Prep Football Game of the Week.

READ MORE »
Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14
Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14

The Backyard Brawl lived up to its name as Blackman snuck out of Riverdale with a 17-14 win.

READ MORE »
Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14
Blackman Edges Riverdale 17-14

The Backyard Brawl lived up to its name as Blackman snuck out of Riverdale with a 17-14 win.

READ MORE »
Oakland - Jackson Northside Photos
Oakland - Jackson Northside Photos

Photographer Chad Cunningham captured photos from the Oakland / Jackson Northside football game, held at MTSU's Floyd Stadium on Saturday, August 20th, 2016.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Beats La Vergne 38-20
Smyrna Beats La Vergne 38-20

Make it 29 of the last 30-years for Smyrna defeating La Vergne. The Bulldogs won by a 38-to-20 final.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Beats La Vergne 38-20
Smyrna Beats La Vergne 38-20

Make it 29 of the last 30-years for Smyrna defeating La Vergne. The Bulldogs won by a 38-to-20 final.

READ MORE »
Smyrna starters look sharp in 14-6 win over Riverdale
Smyrna starters look sharp in 14-6 win over Riverdale

The Smyrna Bulldogs defeated the Riverdale Warriors 14-6 in the first matchup of the day at the annual Rutherford County Football Jamboree last Friday night.

READ MORE »
Teague helps lead Blackman past Stewarts Creek
Teague helps lead Blackman past Stewarts Creek

Master Teague waited his time last year as a back-up running back behind Taeler Dowdy.

READ MORE »
Siegel jumps on Summit early in 17-7 victory
Siegel jumps on Summit early in 17-7 victory

Despite losing some outstanding skill players, Siegel's offense looked sharp from the outset last Friday night in a 17-7 win over Summit over in the Rutherford County Jamboree.

READ MORE »
Oakland strikes early, shuts out La Vergne 14-0
Oakland strikes early, shuts out La Vergne 14-0

The nightcap of the Rutherford County Jamboree saw Oakland shut out La Vergne 14-0 last Friday night.

READ MORE »
Oakland's JaCoby Stevens Chooses LSU
Oakland's JaCoby Stevens Chooses LSU

Oakland football standout JaCoby Stevens made his college selection known.

READ MORE »
Oakland's JaCoby Stevens Chooses LSU
Oakland's JaCoby Stevens Chooses LSU

Oakland football standout JaCoby Stevens made his college selection known.

READ MORE »
MTSU Pigskin Pre-Game
MTSU Pigskin Pre-Game

The annual Pigskin Pre-Game will once again kick off the MTSU Blue Raiders football season for alumni and friends of the university.

READ MORE »
Blue-White Football Game on Saturday
Blue-White Football Game on Saturday

Middle Tennessee football will conclude spring drills on April 16 with the annual Blue-White Spring Game presented by Kroger. Kickoff is set for 1 PM at Floyd Stadium and admission is free.

READ MORE »
Riverdale's Next Football Coach: Will Kriesky
Riverdale's Next Football Coach: Will Kriesky

The fifth head coach in Riverdale High School football history will be Will Kriesky.

READ MORE »
Riverdale's Next Football Coach: Will Kriesky
Riverdale's Next Football Coach: Will Kriesky

The fifth head coach in Riverdale High School football history will be Will Kriesky.

READ MORE »
Raiders arrive in the Bahamas
Raiders arrive in the Bahamas

The Blue Raider football program got an early start to the day with a 9 AM flight to Nassau and made it to the hotel around 2 PM Eastern time.

READ MORE »
Blackman beats Siegel 56-28
Blackman beats Siegel 56-28

Blackman's Taeler Dowdy had 266-yards on 36 carries and four touchdowns to lead the Blaze to a 56-28 win over Siegel.

READ MORE »
Blackman beats Siegel 56-28
Blackman beats Siegel 56-28

Blackman's Taeler Dowdy had 266-yards on 36 carries and four touchdowns to lead the Blaze to a 56-28 win over Siegel.

READ MORE »
Sudden death of student athletes taking a front seat right now for local coaches
Sudden death of student athletes taking a front seat right now for local coaches

Tennessee parents and coaches will be learning more about sudden cardiac arrest, the leading cause of death among student athletes.

READ MORE »
Riverdale Football Playing THURSDAY
Riverdale Football Playing THURSDAY

Due to poor field conditions at Bradley Central, Riverdale will play the Bears on Thursday night in the opening round of the TSSAA playoffs.

READ MORE »
Riverdale Football Playing THURSDAY
Riverdale Football Playing THURSDAY

Due to poor field conditions at Bradley Central, Riverdale will play the Bears on Thursday night in the opening round of the TSSAA playoffs.

READ MORE »
UPDATE: Baylor Bramble Remains Critical
UPDATE: Baylor Bramble Remains Critical

Another update on the condition of a Siegel football player who was injured during a football game last Friday night at Warren County.

READ MORE »
Siegel Football Player in Critical Condition after Football Injury
Siegel Football Player in Critical Condition after Football Injury

The Siegel community is praying for a junior football player injured during the high school's game at Warren County.

READ MORE »
Blue Raiders stunned by VU
Blue Raiders stunned by VU

Middle Tennessee's defense was opportunistic for three-plus quarters Saturday night but the unit was unable to get key stops down the stretch against Vanderbilt.

READ MORE »
PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman
PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman

The winner of Friday night's game between Blackman and Smyrna positions themselves to finish toward the top of Region 2-6A.

READ MORE »
PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman
PREP PREVIEW: Smyrna at Blackman

The winner of Friday night's game between Blackman and Smyrna positions themselves to finish toward the top of Region 2-6A.

READ MORE »
New Route for MT Homecoming Parade
New Route for MT Homecoming Parade

There will be a new route for the Middle Tennessee football homecoming parade this year. Rhonda King with MTSU tells NewsRadio WGNS the parade will begin on East Main at Maney Avenue.

READ MORE »
MT Football: Upset bid comes up short
MT Football: Upset bid comes up short

Middle Tennessee put forth a valiant effort before falling just short in a 27-25 setback at Illinois Saturday.

READ MORE »
MT to roll out
MT to roll out "Ticket Touchdown Tuesday"

With Middle Tennessee set to host neighboring rival Vanderbilt for the first time in 95 years this Saturday, the Blue Raider athletic department is rolling out "Ticket Touchdown Tuesday."

READ MORE »
Smyrna Beats Siegel 45-7
Smyrna Beats Siegel 45-7

Smyrna ends a four-year losing streak to Murfreesboro teams, defeating Siegel 45-7.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Beats Siegel 45-7
Smyrna Beats Siegel 45-7

Smyrna ends a four-year losing streak to Murfreesboro teams, defeating Siegel 45-7.

READ MORE »
Prep Football Preview: Siegel at Smyrna
Prep Football Preview: Siegel at Smyrna

The only county versus county matchup this week is Siegel at Smyrna.

READ MORE »
Prep Football Preview: Siegel at Smyrna
Prep Football Preview: Siegel at Smyrna

The only county versus county matchup this week is Siegel at Smyrna.

READ MORE »
Raiders face Charlotte in C-USA opener
Raiders face Charlotte in C-USA opener

Middle Tennessee returns home this weekend to face undefeated Charlotte in the Conference USA opener for both teams. The Blue Raiders and 49ers will kick-off at 6:00 PM central and the game will not be televised, but we will have it here on NewsRadio WGNS.

READ MORE »
Oakland Downs Blackman 21-7
Oakland Downs Blackman 21-7

Another classic region battle between Blackman and Oakland. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has more from Ray Hughes Stadium.

READ MORE »
Oakland Downs Blackman 21-7
Oakland Downs Blackman 21-7

Another classic region battle between Blackman and Oakland. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett has more from Ray Hughes Stadium.

READ MORE »
Nick Saban on Playing Middle Tennessee
Nick Saban on Playing Middle Tennessee

Alabama coach Nick Saban was asked an interesting question during this week's press conference. Hear what the coach had to say about playing Middle Tennessee.

READ MORE »
MT Offense historic in 70-14 season-opening rout
MT Offense historic in 70-14 season-opening rout

Middle Tennessee enjoyed a record-breaking performance with an array of high-powered offense, nasty defense and opportunistic special teams leading to a resounding 70-14 win in the 2015 season opener against Jackson State.

READ MORE »
UPDATE: Siegel Middle Player Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injury
UPDATE: Siegel Middle Player Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injury

The family of a Siegel Middle School football player who suffered a head injury during a game says they're taking it day by day. Caleb Victory is still at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt.

READ MORE »
UPDATE: Siegel Middle Player Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injury
UPDATE: Siegel Middle Player Recovering from Traumatic Brain Injury

The family of a Siegel Middle School football player who suffered a head injury during a game says they're taking it day by day. Caleb Victory is still at the Monroe Carell Jr. Children's Hospital at Vanderbilt.

READ MORE »
Oakland Downs Siegel 49-30
Oakland Downs Siegel 49-30

Oakland wins the "Battle of Memorial Boulevard" over Siegel. NewsRadio WGNS' Monte Hale, Jr. has this report.

READ MORE »
Oakland Downs Siegel 49-30
Oakland Downs Siegel 49-30

Oakland wins the "Battle of Memorial Boulevard" over Siegel. NewsRadio WGNS' Monte Hale, Jr. has this report.

READ MORE »
MTSU Football Prepares for Home Opener
MTSU Football Prepares for Home Opener

It's game week for the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders. They'll host Jackson State on Saturday at 6pm to open the 2015 football season. Coverage of opening week begins tonight (Monday) with Rick Stockstill Live.

READ MORE »
Siegel Drops Home Opener with Hendersonville
Siegel Drops Home Opener with Hendersonville

Hendersonville picks up a road win at Siegel 35-15. NewsRadio WGNS' Monte Hale, Jr. has more from Ken Nolan Stadium.

READ MORE »
Game Winning Field Goal Lifts Blackman over McCallie
Game Winning Field Goal Lifts Blackman over McCallie

The Blackman Blaze edge McCallie 44-42 in a game that went down to the wire. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett recaps the game.

READ MORE »
Siegel Drops Home Opener with Hendersonville
Siegel Drops Home Opener with Hendersonville

Hendersonville picks up a road win at Siegel 35-15. NewsRadio WGNS' Monte Hale, Jr. has more from Ken Nolan Stadium.

READ MORE »
Game Winning Field Goal Lifts Blackman over McCallie
Game Winning Field Goal Lifts Blackman over McCallie

The Blackman Blaze edge McCallie 44-42 in a game that went down to the wire. NewsRadio WGNS' Bryan Barrett recaps the game.

READ MORE »
Hoover Beats Oakland 24-7
Hoover Beats Oakland 24-7

Despite tons of penalties in the game, the Hoover Bucs bested Oakland 27-to-7. The Patriot's offense had trouble moving the football on the stingy Hoover defense.

READ MORE »
Clay Chalkville Downs Blackman 38-7
Clay Chalkville Downs Blackman 38-7
Clay-Chalkville, Alabama, more than lived up to its billing against Blackman in the first game of the Middle Tennessee Football Classic at MTSU's Floyd Stadium. The Cougars, the defending Alabama 6A champion put on offensive display from the outset, scoring on their first three possession en route to a 38-7 rout of the Blaze.
READ MORE »
Clay Chalkville Downs Blackman 38-7
Clay Chalkville Downs Blackman 38-7
Clay-Chalkville, Alabama, more than lived up to its billing against Blackman in the first game of the Middle Tennessee Football Classic at MTSU's Floyd Stadium. The Cougars, the defending Alabama 6A champion put on offensive display from the outset, scoring on their first three possession en route to a 38-7 rout of the Blaze.
READ MORE »
Hoover Beats Oakland 24-7
Hoover Beats Oakland 24-7

Despite tons of penalties in the game, the Hoover Bucs bested Oakland 27-to-7. The Patriot's offense had trouble moving the football on the stingy Hoover defense.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Holds Off La Vergne for 16-13 Win
Smyrna Holds Off La Vergne for 16-13 Win

Smyrna hold off La Vergne to claim another win in the series against their county rival. NewsRadio WGNS' Monte Hale, Jr. covered the game.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Holds Off La Vergne for 16-13 Win
Smyrna Holds Off La Vergne for 16-13 Win

Smyrna hold off La Vergne to claim another win in the series against their county rival. NewsRadio WGNS' Monte Hale, Jr. covered the game.

READ MORE »
Siegel Drops Season Opener 47-27 at Ravenwood
Siegel Drops Season Opener 47-27 at Ravenwood

Last year's 6-A state runner up showed they're still a force to be reckoned with, defeating the Siegel Stars 47-27.

READ MORE »
Siegel Drops Season Opener 47-27 at Ravenwood
Siegel Drops Season Opener 47-27 at Ravenwood

Last year's 6-A state runner up showed they're still a force to be reckoned with, defeating the Siegel Stars 47-27.

READ MORE »
DirecTV by EnterSource / NewsRadio WGNS To Give Weekly Prep Football Awards
DirecTV by EnterSource / NewsRadio WGNS To Give Weekly Prep Football Awards

DirecTV by EnterSource and NewsRadio WGNS continue to deepen their relationship in promoting high school sports in Rutherford County. After years of successful district basketball tournament free throw shooting contests, Andy DeGraw with EnterSource wanted to expand to more sports.

READ MORE »
DirecTV by EnterSource / NewsRadio WGNS To Give Weekly Prep Football Awards
DirecTV by EnterSource / NewsRadio WGNS To Give Weekly Prep Football Awards

DirecTV by EnterSource and NewsRadio WGNS continue to deepen their relationship in promoting high school sports in Rutherford County. After years of successful district basketball tournament free throw shooting contests, Andy DeGraw with EnterSource wanted to expand to more sports.

READ MORE »
Local Football Legend Passes
Local Football Legend Passes

Rutherford County football fans are mourning the passing of Carey "Karo" Thompson. The former MTSU football player and Riverdale coach passed away Wednesday at his home at the age of 79.

READ MORE »
MT Blue & White Football Game Saturday
MT Blue & White Football Game Saturday

Middle Tennessee football will conclude spring drills on April 18 with the annual Blue-White Spring Game presented by Xfinity and Kroger. Kickoff is set for 1 PM at Floyd Stadium and admission is free.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Football Alumni Night
Smyrna Football Alumni Night

Calling all former Smyrna High School football players and their families. The Bulldogs will host the first ever Smyrna Football Alumni Night on Monday, May 11th from 5-8pm.

READ MORE »
Smyrna Football Alumni Night
Smyrna Football Alumni Night

Calling all former Smyrna High School football players and their families. The Bulldogs will host the first ever Smyrna Football Alumni Night on Monday, May 11th from 5-8pm.

READ MORE »
Titans QB Retires
Titans QB Retires

Rutherford County football fans were stunned to hear of the retirement of the Tennessee Titans 26-year old quarterback Jake Locker. After just four seasons, he announced in a statement on Twitter "I am retiring from football..."

READ MORE »
MTSU Football Will NOT Go to Bowl
MTSU Football Will NOT Go to Bowl

Middle Tennessee football will not play in a bowl game this year, despite becoming bowl eligible with a 6-and-6 record.

READ MORE »
Raiders Bowl Eligible!!!
Raiders Bowl Eligible!!!

Middle Tennessee football is bowl bound after a came from behind win over Florida Atlantic 35-34 Saturday at Floyd Stadium.

READ MORE »
Blackman Remains Undefeated, Beats Siegel 42-28
Blackman Remains Undefeated, Beats Siegel 42-28

Blackman goes undefeated in District 7-Triple-A play in 2014 with a home win over Siegel.

READ MORE »
Blackman Remains Undefeated, Beats Siegel 42-28
Blackman Remains Undefeated, Beats Siegel 42-28

Blackman goes undefeated in District 7-Triple-A play in 2014 with a home win over Siegel.

READ MORE »
Oakland Wins Battle of the 'Boro 42-20
Oakland Wins Battle of the 'Boro 42-20

It was 28-20 Oakland and Riverdale had the ball midway through the fourth quarter when a costly fumble changed the course of the game.

READ MORE »
Oakland Wins Battle of the 'Boro 42-20
Oakland Wins Battle of the 'Boro 42-20

It was 28-20 Oakland and Riverdale had the ball midway through the fourth quarter when a costly fumble changed the course of the game.

READ MORE »
Girls playing football in Murfreesboro and loving it!
Girls playing football in Murfreesboro and loving it!

Abigail Blythe played in the senior division of the MYFL, she was chosen captain of her team, the Titans, for the 2014 season. She was also a starter on both offense and defense.

READ MORE »
Rock Springs Claims RuCo Football Championship
Rock Springs Claims RuCo Football Championship

Rock Springs took control of the game in the third quarter with three touchdowns to defeat Whitworth-Buchanan 30-6 for the Rutherford County Middle School Football Championship.

READ MORE »
Rock Springs Claims RuCo Football Championship
Rock Springs Claims RuCo Football Championship

Rock Springs took control of the game in the third quarter with three touchdowns to defeat Whitworth-Buchanan 30-6 for the Rutherford County Middle School Football Championship.

READ MORE »
MT Football to Host Vandy, Travel to Alabama in 2015
MT Football to Host Vandy, Travel to Alabama in 2015

The Southeastern Conference announced its 2015 football schedules Tuesday night and Middle Tennessee will face Alabama and Vanderbilt as part of its non-conference slate.

READ MORE »
MT Football to Host Vandy, Travel to Alabama in 2015
MT Football to Host Vandy, Travel to Alabama in 2015

The Southeastern Conference announced its 2015 football schedules Tuesday night and Middle Tennessee will face Alabama and Vanderbilt as part of its non-conference slate.

READ MORE »
Raiders Suffer Setback in Memphis
Raiders Suffer Setback in Memphis

Middle Tennessee could not find its stride against Memphis in a 36-17 setback at the Liberty Bowl here Saturday. The Blue Raiders (2-2) mustered 328 yards total offense and were guilty of two turnovers that proved costly and Memphis' defense scored on a fumble return and a safety as the Tigers (2-1) controlled the game from the outset.

READ MORE »
Podcast: MTSU at Memphis Pre-Game
READ MORE »
MTSU at Memphis
READ MORE »
MTSU at Memphis Post-Game
READ MORE »
PHOTOS: Oakland at Arlington Prep Football
PHOTOS: Oakland at Arlington Prep Football

Check out the spectacular photos, taken by Chad Cunningham, from the Oakland football game at Arlington, Friday, September 12th.

READ MORE »
Podcast: WKU at MTSU
READ MORE »
Podcast: WKU at MTSU Post-game
READ MORE »
Podcast: Middle Tennessee Pregame with Danny and Kelly
READ MORE »
Podcast: MTSU vs WKU Pre-game
READ MORE »
Podcast: Thompson Pre-Game Show
READ MORE »
State Farm Game Preview: Ooltewah at Siegel
State Farm Game Preview: Ooltewah at Siegel

This week, the Siegel Stars look to bounce back after an opening week loss to district rival Riverdale.

READ MORE »
State Farm Game Preview: Ooltewah at Siegel
State Farm Game Preview: Ooltewah at Siegel

This week, the Siegel Stars look to bounce back after an opening week loss to district rival Riverdale.

READ MORE »
Photos: Murfreesboro Football is fun for children of all ages
Photos: Murfreesboro Football is fun for children of all ages

These photos are pictures of City of Murfreesboro leagues. The photos were captured by Jim Davis with the Murfreesboro Parks and Rec. Department.

READ MORE »
105 Report to MT Football Camp for Start of Drills
105 Report to MT Football Camp for Start of Drills

Head Coach Rick Stockstill welcomed 105 veterans and newcomers Sunday as the team officially reported for the start of fall drills. The first official practice is set for Monday at 4:20 PM and is open to the public.

READ MORE »
105 Report to MT Football Camp for Start of Drills
105 Report to MT Football Camp for Start of Drills

Head Coach Rick Stockstill welcomed 105 veterans and newcomers Sunday as the team officially reported for the start of fall drills. The first official practice is set for Monday at 4:20 PM and is open to the public.

READ MORE »
Local Educator / Football Star Dies
Local Educator / Football Star Dies

SERVICE TIME: Melvin Daniels, who called Rutherford County his home for most of his 62 years, passed away on Saturday. The longtime county schools educator and local football standout retired just a few years ago from the school system.

READ MORE »
High School Football Schedules Now Online
High School Football Schedules Now Online

As we near August, the high school football season is just around the corner. We have posted the schedule of the nine TSSAA football playing schools on our website, WGNSRadio.com in sports.

READ MORE »
Football sign-ups underway for the City of Murfreesboro League
Football sign-ups underway for the City of Murfreesboro League

Murfreesboro Football League evaluations were held at Oakland High School's indoor practice facility this Saturday

READ MORE »
Oakland at Blackman Football Game Now Aug. 24th on ESPN2
Oakland at Blackman Football Game Now Aug. 24th on ESPN2

What was probably the worst kept secret around high school football is now official. Oakland will play at Blackman on Sunday, August 24th nationally on ESPN2 at 11am. 

READ MORE »
Oakland at Blackman Football Game Now Aug. 24th on ESPN2
Oakland at Blackman Football Game Now Aug. 24th on ESPN2

What was probably the worst kept secret around high school football is now official. Oakland will play at Blackman on Sunday, August 24th nationally on ESPN2 at 11am. 

READ MORE »
2014 Riverdale Football Hall of Fame Inductees / Banquet

The 2014 class of the Riverdale Football Hall of Fame has been announced. An induction ceremony will be held on Friday, July 18th at the Stones River Country Club. 

READ MORE »
UPDATE: 2014 Riverdale Football Hall of Fame Inductees / Banquet

The 2014 class of the Riverdale Football Hall of Fame has been announced. An induction ceremony will be held on Friday, July 18th at the Stones River Country Club. 

READ MORE »
WOW: Football signups already in Murfreesboro
WOW: Football signups already in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Football League signups are underway. Registration is Monday thru Friday...

READ MORE »
WOW: Football signups already in Murfreesboro
WOW: Football signups already in Murfreesboro

Murfreesboro Football League signups are underway. Registration is Monday thru Friday...

READ MORE »
Riverdale Football Hall of Fame Banquet

Riverdale High School will host its 2014 Hall of Fame Banquet on Friday, July 18th at Stones River Country Club in Murfreesboro at 6:30 p.m.

READ MORE »
Riverdale Football Hall of Fame Banquet

Riverdale High School will host its 2014 Hall of Fame Banquet on Friday, July 18th at Stones River Country Club in Murfreesboro at 6:30 p.m.

READ MORE »
You may know about an MTSU football player being drafted into the NFL, but do you know the rest of the story?
You may know about an MTSU football player being drafted into the NFL, but do you know the rest of the story?

Middle Tennessee Blue Raider defensive tackle Jimmy Staten became the first MTSU player to be drafted since 2011, as he was selected 172nd overall in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft by the defending Super Bowl Champion Seattle Seahawks.

READ MORE »
MTCS Hires New Football Coach
MTCS Hires New Football Coach

Fred Shambaugh from California has been hired as the new head football coach at Middle Tennessee Christian School. He has most recently been an assistant coach at Centennial High School in Corona, California. He was most recently head coach at Beckman High before resigning in 2011.

READ MORE »
MTCS Hires New Football Coach
MTCS Hires New Football Coach

Fred Shambaugh from California has been hired as the new head football coach at Middle Tennessee Christian School. He has most recently been an assistant coach at Centennial High School in Corona, California. He was most recently head coach at Beckman High before resigning in 2011. 

READ MORE »
MT Announces 2014 Football Schedule
MT Announces 2014 Football Schedule

A home schedule that sees the return of a long-time rival, two regional conference attractions and a national power highlight the 2014 Middle Tennessee football schedule as announced by Director of Athletics Chris Massaro.

READ MORE »
Stewart Leaving MTCS for Briarcrest (with AUDIO)
Stewart Leaving MTCS for Briarcrest (with AUDIO)

MTCS is looking for a new football and baseball coach. Brian Stewart told students at MTCS Thursday he's accepted a position at Memphis Briarcrest as head football coach. *Listen to Bryan Barrett's interview with Brian Stewart...

READ MORE »
Stewart Leaving MTCS for Briarcrest (with AUDIO)
Stewart Leaving MTCS for Briarcrest (with AUDIO)

MTCS is looking for a new football and baseball coach. Brian Stewart told students at MTCS Thursday he's accepted a position at Memphis Briarcrest as head football coach. *Listen to Bryan Barrett's interview with Brian Stewart...

READ MORE »
Stewart Leaving MTCS for Briarcrest
Stewart Leaving MTCS for Briarcrest

MTCS is looking for a new football and baseball coach. Brian Stewart told students at MTCS Thursday he's accepted a position at Memphis Briarcrest as head football coach. 

READ MORE »
Murfreesboro Top 10 High School Football Cities

Fall means football, and for many communities there's no sweeter sound than a high school quarterback barking out signals at the Friday night game. 

READ MORE »
Murfreesboro Top 10 High School Football Cities

Fall means football, and for many communities there's no sweeter sound than a high school quarterback barking out signals at the Friday night game. 

READ MORE »
TOA Highlight: 2013 TSWA All-State Football Team
TOA Highlight: 2013 TSWA All-State Football Team
The Tennessee Sports Writers Association is out with their all-state football selections. Thirteen Rutherford County athletes from six different schools have been selected.
READ MORE »
Female Allegedly Drove Over Blackman High School Football Field Causing Damage
Female Allegedly Drove Over Blackman High School Football Field Causing Damage
The Blackman High School football field will have to be re-leveled and fixed after a female allegedly drove her Ford Explorer across the field several days ago. 
READ MORE »
BRAA to Sponsor Bus to MT Football Bowl
The BRAA is sponsoring two bus trips to the Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl in Fort Worth, Texas to watch the Blue Raiders play Navy on December 30th.
READ MORE »
U.S. Naval Academy Vs. MTSU!
U.S. Naval Academy Vs. MTSU!
The Midshipmen will meet the Blue Raiders in the 2013 Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl to be played in Fort Worth, on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013. Yes, you'll hear the game "live" on WGNS.
READ MORE »
MT in Armed Forces Bowl
MT in Armed Forces Bowl
The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders are going to its fourth bowl game in the Rick Stockstill era and first as new members of Conference USA. Middle Tennessee was officially extended an invitation on Sunday for Stockstill's Blue Raiders to represent Conference USA in the 11th Bell Helicopter Armed Forces Bowl on Dec. 30, 2013. 
READ MORE »
Blackman Lost to Maryville Friday Night (Listen to the Podcast Here)
Blackman traveled to Maryville and gave a valiant effort on Friday but came up short, losing to the Rebels 28-16. If you missed the game, you can listen to it in this post. 
READ MORE »
Thursday Prep Roundup
In games heard on WGNS, Oakland fell at home, in girls and boys basketball, to Mt. Juliet. Emily Eubank had 11 for the Lady Patriots in their 42-30 loss. Free throws with just seconds left lifted Mt. Juliet to a 55-53 win over the Oakland boys. Ryan Givins had 12-points.
READ MORE »
"Former" Tennessee Titans to Play Football in Murfreesboro on Saturday? What For?
Former Tennessee Titans players like Chris Sanders will be in Murfreesboro on Saturday to play football and help raise money for the Shop with a Cop program.
READ MORE »
MTSU Sports Creates FUN, FAMILY EVENTS--Great Job!
MTSU Sports Creates FUN, FAMILY EVENTS--Great Job!
MTSU football is packed with a fun, family atmosphere for all ages. For a small investment, the whole family can enjoy a day together at the game. Today's game ball was brought-in by four parachutists.
READ MORE »
Murfreesboro Football League Coach Looks a Little Different - Nothing Wrong With Being Different!
Murfreesboro Football League Coach Looks a Little Different - Nothing Wrong With Being Different!
"I dressed up a little bit last year to bring out something in the players," said Cochran who continued the sideline role in 2013.
READ MORE »
Great Football Photos from the Murfreesboro Football Leagues for both Kids and Adults
Great Football Photos from the Murfreesboro Football Leagues for both Kids and Adults
Murfreesboro football leagues had a great run over the past couple of months. Check out these wonderful photos shot by Jim Davis... 
READ MORE »
Weekend Sports Recap
The Raiders survive their game with Memphis and how the preps faired. Read about it here.
READ MORE »
September 13th, 2013: State Farm Prep Football (Riverdale vs East Hamilton)
READ MORE »
Riverdale Looks to Turn it Around Against Hurricanes
There's no denying the Riverdale Warriors have struggled this year on the football field. Coach Ron Aydelott says despite his team's 0-and-3 start, they're making some improvements in many positions.
READ MORE »
Oakland to Name Football Stadium After Ray Hughes
Oakland High School will officially name its football stadium after former coach Ray Hughes on Sept. 6 before the football game with Siegel. Hughes was a teacher and coach at the school for many years before his retirement. He was Oakland's first football coach.
READ MORE »
Oakland to Name Football Stadium After Ray Hughes
Oakland High School will officially name its football stadium after former coach Ray Hughes on Sept. 6 before the football game with Siegel. Hughes was a teacher and coach at the school for many years before his retirement. He was Oakland's first football coach.
READ MORE »
NCAA Rules Rhodes Eligible to Play for MT
NCAA Rules Rhodes Eligible to Play for MT
The NCAA was quick to respond to the eligibility of an MTSU walk-on football player and former Marine. They ruled today (Monday) that Steven Rhodes will be able to play for the Blue Raiders immediately and maintain all four years of eligibility. 
READ MORE »
Former Marine Ineligible to Play Football for MTSU Because of Rec League Rule
Five years after serving in the Marines, Steven Rhodes is a freshman at MTSU. And because he played football in a military rec league, an N-C-Double-A rule won't allow him to play for the Blue Raiders this season. 
READ MORE »
High School Coaches Shows to Debut August 17th
High School Coaches Shows to Debut August 17th
It's almost time for the Prentice Alsup Heating and Air Coaches Corner. The first show of the year is Saturday, August 17th. This year, we'll be at a new home, Farmer's Family Restaurant off Old Fort Parkway. Bryan Barrett, Jon Dinkins and Phil Dye will host the program, which will begin at 9am.
READ MORE »
High School Coaches Shows to Debut August 17th
High School Coaches Shows to Debut August 17th
It's almost time for the Prentice Alsup Heating and Air Coaches Corner. The first show of the year is Saturday, August 17th. This year, we'll be at a new home, Farmer's Family Restaurant off Old Fort Parkway. Bryan Barrett, Jon Dinkins and Phil Dye will host the program, which will begin at 9am.
READ MORE »
Riverdale Football Player Remembered
Riverdale Football Player Remembered

This was supposed to be moving week for a former Riverdale football player. Mitchell Maxwell, an offensive lineman, was found dead in his home on the 4th of July. This was to be the week his family moved him to Mississippi State, where he was planning to walk-on to the football team. 

READ MORE »
Former Prep & MTSU Players Have Chance in NFL
It was an exciting weekend for former local prep football players and former Blue Raiders. Three former Middle Tennessee football players signed undrafted free agent contracts with NFL teams. 
READ MORE »
Former Prep & MTSU Players Have Chance in NFL
It was an exciting weekend for former local prep football players and former Blue Raiders. Three former Middle Tennessee football players signed undrafted free agent contracts with NFL teams. 
READ MORE »
Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: