Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (3-4, 1-2) have a short time to prepare for their next game, as the Marshall Thundering Herd will come into town for a primetime match-up on ESPN. The Blue Raiders are coming off of a tough loss to the University of Alabama-Birmingham …

Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines After a dominant 37-17 victory over Florida International, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (3-3, 1-1) find themselves in a deadlock in the Conference USA east division after their first homecoming win in three years. The last few homecomings have provided the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders with close …

Photo by Darwin Moore / MTSU Sidelines After a disappointing 38-20 loss at Florida Atlantic, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (2-3, 0-1) find themselves at a crucial junction in the season. With quarterback Brent Stockstill and receiver Richie James both still sidelined with nagging injuries, they’ve relied on players like John Urzua, Ty Lee and …

Photo by Darwin Moore / MTSU Sidelines After a standout performance against the Bowling Green Falcons, Middle Tennessee running back Brad Anderson has been named the Tennessee Sports Writers Association’s Player of the Week. In his first career collegiate start, Anderson had one of the best all-around games of the season for the Blue Raiders. …

Photo by Darwin Moore / MTSU Sidelines After a gauntlet of a non-conference schedule, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (2-2) are set to begin the Conference USA portion of their 2017 schedule against Lane Kiffin and the Florida Atlantic Owls (1-3). The Blue Raiders are coming off of a solid 24-13 win over the Bowling …

Photo by Tayhlor Stephenson / Lifestyles Editor A new era of leadership has begun in Nashville as the Nashville Predators announced defenseman Roman Josi as the franchise’s eighth captain in its 20-year history. Josi has some big shoes to fill, following up Mike Fisher and Shea Weber as the newest player to don the “C” …