April 18, 2008
“RU has successfully recruited athletes with criminal records before – adult criminal records, at that.”
Phil Mushnick, New York Post
It’s an oldie but a goodie. Read Mushnick’s column about Schiano, criminality, and Rutgers football.
The puzzlement is why the team still is so bad. As noted in College Football News,” After taking a step backwards in 2007, the Scarlet Knights could recede again in 2008.”
March 14, 2008
News flash: four West Virginia football players (including star Noel Devine) were arrested on battery charges following an incident outside a club in Morgantown, WV. This follows on the heels of the dismissal of three players charged with felony possession of marijuana with intent to distribute.
Do the math. A Division 1 football team has 85 roster players. West Virginia is nearing the point where 1 in 10 are current criminals.
We report this because this is the bar AD Mulcahy aspires to jump.