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After a solid 37-31 victory over C-USA rival Southern Mississippi, the Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (4-2, 3-0 C-USA) hope to build off the momentum gained in their past two games to hand the Marshall Thundering Herd (5-0, 1-0 C-USA) their first loss of the season. Defeating the Herd would solidify MT atop the Conference-USA East …

The Blue Raiders had a tremendous amount of big plays today against Southern Mississippi, with Middle Tennessee leading the way with five scoring plays of thirty yards or more. The Blue Raider offense moved nowhere on their first drive, despite cashing in on an early field goal attempt. Senior kicker Cody Clarke converted a 40-yard …

MT looks to continue its undefeated streak in Conference USA play after defeating the Old Dominion Monarchs 41-28 on Friday night in Norfolk, Virginia, with a win over Southern Mississippi, who are coming off a 41-23 loss to the Rice Owls. Middle Tennessee sits atop C-USA eastern division standings with a 2-0 record in conference play, …

Every afternoon as most students are heading back to their cars and dorms, the Blue Raider football team crowds onto the field for practice. In the middle of the crowd, Austin Grammer stands waiting for the next play to run. The familiar sound of whistles echo across the field, and the players scuffle past one …

The Blue Raiders failed to capitalize on the momentum from last week’s win, falling 36-17 to in-state rival University Memphis on Saturday night. Blue Raiders quarterback Austin Grammer struggled against the Tigers defense, notching one interception and a fumble, which was returned for a touchdown. Memphis was dominant on offense as well, amassing 271 rushing …

The Middle Tennessee Blue Raiders (2-1) travel to Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium to take on in-state rival Memphis tonight. MT and the Tigers last met in 2013 in a contest at Floyd Stadium, with the Blue Raiders winning a nail-biter on a 41-yard field goal by Cody Clark with 1:42 left in the game. Middle …