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Photo by Devin P. Grimes / MTSU Sidelines The Vanderbilt Commodores (1-0) took down the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (0-1) by a score of 28-6 in front of a crowd of 26,717 people under the lights at Floyd Stadium. The game was also carried on national television by CBS Sports Network. The Commodore offense came …

Photo by Anthony Fiorella / Sports Reporter  Middle Tennessee quarterback Brent Stockstill was added to another preseason award watch list on Wednesday when he was nominated for the Manning Award watch list. The Blue Raider signal-caller is among 29 other quarterbacks representing all Football Bowl Subdivision conferences on the list and joins Western Kentucky’s Mike …

Photo by Sarah Grace Taylor/ Sidelines Archives The Middle Tennessee Blue Raider defensive line was one of the position groups hit hardest by graduation this past year, losing defensive tackles Shaquille Huff, Raynard Felton and Jimal McBride, and defensive ends Steven Rhodes and Chris Hale. As a group, the five seniors combined for 15 tackles, …

Photo by Gregory French / Sidelines Archives Middle Tennessee quarterback Brent Stockstill was placed on the College Football Players Awards Performer of the Year Award watch-list on Thursday,  joining 36 other players on the list. Stockstill also joins Western Kentucky quarterback Mike White as one of only two Conference USA players to make the cut and …

Photo by Darwin Moore / MTSU Sidelines Former Middle Tennessee basketball standout Reggie Upshaw signed his first professional basketball contract Saturday, reaching a ten-month deal with the Walter Tigers of the Basketball Bundesliga in Germany. This comes on the heels of the Chattanooga native’s appearance in the National Basketball Association’s Summer League, where he played …

Photo courtesy of Sidelines Archives Phil Mickelson, Rory Mcilroy, John Daly, Adam Scott and Dustin Johnson. The previous are some of golf’s biggest names and will be part of the field for this year’s British Open Championship. Among those is a man who used to be a Blue Raider golf star, Kent Bulle. The 2011 …