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Caleb Luketic // Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee (3-4, 2-1 C-USA) played host to the Florida International Panthers (3-4,1-2 C-USA) on Saturday afternoon in an important Conference USA matchup. The Blue Raiders came into Saturday on a three game losing streak and sat at just 2-4 and 1-1 in C-USA.  The Blue Raiders opened the game looking …

Photo by Gregory French // Staff Photographer By: Caleb Luketic //Contributing Writer Middle Tennessee (2-3, 1-0 C-USA) hosted Vanderbilt (2-3, 0-2 SEC) Saturday in the annual Homecoming game. The game was the Blue Raiders third and final non-conference game of the season.  The Blue Raiders controlled Vanderbilt for most of Saturdays’ contest, leading for the …

By: David Chamberlain// Contributing Writer After a tough loss against Illinois, the Blue Raider football team set their sights on another non-conference opponent, Vanderbilt. Coach Stockstill tried not to focus on the loss, but rather the challenge ahead of the team this week as the Commodores come to town. “We’re looking forward to this challenge. It’s …

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 …