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Middle Tennessee faced one of the toughest teams in the country on Saturday, No. 2 Alabama, and they were out to prove something to anyone who doubted their will. Offensively, the Blue Raiders started sluggish. On the first play of the half Christian Collis fumbled, giving Alabama great field position, ultimately leading to the first touchdown …

The driving force behind a great team is the chemistry it carries. It’s not something that you’ll find at every school in the nation, but it’s something the Blue Raiders demonstrate inside the football program. That bond is no more evident at Middle Tennessee than at the quarterback position between Brent Stockstill and Austin Grammer. …

By: Caleb Luketic // Contributing Writer MURFREESBORO – Middle Tennessee (1-0) opened up the 2015 football season at home against FCS opponent Jackson State in a dominating fashion. When they finally found rhythm offensively, the Blue Raiders ran over Jackson State 70-14. The 70 points the Blue Raiders scored was their second largest in school …

MURFREESBORO- In the season-opening press conference held Monday morning, head football coach Rick Stockstill announced that his son, Brent Stockstill, will start in the Blue Raiders’ first game against Jackson State on Saturday. “(We’ve been) evaluating the quarterbacks in everything since last spring,” Coach Stockstill said when asked about the starting job. “We made the decision that …

Former MTSU running back Reggie Whatley is close to reaching a deal with the Tennessee Titans as an undrafted free agent. The deal has not been officially signed though, as Whatley still needs to workout for the Titans and sign the actual contract, if it is offered after a physical. Whatley has that workout with …

By Steven Johnson//Contributing Writer Shane Tucker kept churning and churning his legs before he barreled into the end zone to finally give the White Team its first lead in the fourth quarter. Tucker’s touchdown served as the game-winning score as the White team took the annual Blue-White game Saturday, 31-28. Though the offense got the victory, it was …