| Aug 7, 2014
As I sat in Frank Tavani’s office the other day in the Bourger Varsity Football House, I looked out in wonderment at the Fisher Field playing surface – and the two long lines of sprinklers that were watering it. Fisher......
| Oct 13, 2014
Frank Tavani said on Sunday that his friends have told him, "When you stop enjoying a win, then you've got problems.
"I wouldn't say that I didn't enjoy it," the 15-year head football coach at Lafayette said of the Leopards' 24-21 Patriot League...
| Oct 3, 2014
| 8:12 PM
BRONX, N.Y. – With 4 minutes, 40 seconds left in the second quarter Friday night, Fordham had 110 yards of offense to Lafayette's 95 yards and led by two touchdowns.
The Rams then ripped off 221 yards to the Leopards' 48 before the end of the...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 7:21 PM
When the Lafayette defense forced Fordham to punt after only three offensive plays Friday night, Tim Vangelas returned the kick 21 yards to the Rams' 38-yard line.
But on the first Lafayette offensive play, the same Vangelas was whistled for a holding...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:36 PM
Things didn't look good for Ross Scheuerman in the second half Saturday night in Fisher Stadium. He was held to 43 yards rushing on his first 21 attempts, being held to negative yards almost as often as he made a gain.
But the senior Lafayette superstar...
| Aug 20, 2014
| 7:18 PM
Defensive coordinator Art Link thought it was "a solid B" for his unit. Offensive coordinator Mickey Fein said, "We have some things to work on, but I think we did some really good things, too."
The two Lafayette football coordinators were talking about...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 8:06 PM
As I sat in Frank Tavani's office the other day in the Bourger Varsity Football House, I looked out in wonderment at the Fisher Field playing surface – and the two long lines of sprinklers that were watering it.
Fisher Field is FieldTurf....
| Sep 16, 2014
| 9:04 PM
Cleaning the notebook from Tuesday's Lafayette football media luncheon.
Lafayette football coach Frank Tavani said a week ago that he had had a difficult time filling a 62-player roster to take to Fairfield, Conn., for the Leopards' season opener against...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 9:36 AM
When asked for 2014 expectations, Lafayette quarterback Drew Reed last month said: "That's something I try not to think about. I don't read the blogs, the Internet things, don't watch the videos or what people have to say about me or the team. It's...
| Apr 5, 2014
Offensive linemen get pushed from one side and pulled from another during practice on Saturday morning as coach Stan Clayton watches. When I left Lower Macungie on Saturday morning, the sun was shining brightly and, while it was cool, I......
| Oct 28, 2013
| 7:54 PM
2012-13 finish: 66-16.
Coming: Michael Beasley, Greg Oden.
Going: Mike Miller, Juwan Howard.
The Heat propped up its three-peat hopes with two balky knees and a whiff of controversy. Oden has already encountered knee...