| Jul 18, 2014
| 12:53 PM
Old Dominion assistant football coach Ulrick Edmonds stepped down to take a position at North Carolina State, and the Monarchs moved quickly to replace him with former Connecticut assistant Darrell Perkins.
Edmonds, hired at ODU last December after a...
| Jul 10, 2014
| 3:26 PM
Quarterback shuffle. At this relatively late date, it's anybody's guess as to who will open the season as Virginia Tech's starting quarterback, but incoming, immediately-eligible transfer Michael Brewer has as good (if not better) a chance as Mark Leal...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 8:50 PM
NORFOLK, Va. -- Offense usually wins games at Old Dominion, but Saturday it was the Monarchs' oft-maligned defense's turn to shine.
Old Dominion used some rare defensive muscle and shut down punchless Eastern Michigan 17-3 at rain-soaked S.B. Ballard...
| Sep 11, 2014
| 8:56 PM
Old Dominion and Massachusetts announced a two-game series, with a game Oct. 1, 2016, in Norfolk and a rematch Sept. 9, 2017, in Amherst, Mass.
ODU added to a 2016 non-conference schedule that also includes games at Appalachian...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 4:51 PM
NORFOLK — While offensive production has come rapidly and consistently throughout Old Dominion’s brief football history, defensive improvement has been slow and incremental, owing to resets, talent and experience.
As the Monarchs embark on...
| Sep 8, 2014
| 3:36 PM
NORFOLK — Old Dominion football's defensive evolution, also known as How Come This Rollercoaster Doesn't Have Lapbars and Seatbelts, exhibited glimmers of progress, but not enough to swing the outcome against a Power Five conference school....
| Sep 3, 2014
| 4:58 PM
Football is a hair-on-fire sport. That's how it's played and most certainly how it's processed, by fans and media. Fewer games create higher stakes and more manic reactions.
Why, just last season, folks projected greatness for Florida State redshirt...
| Sep 1, 2014
| 5:07 PM
NORFOLK — As Old Dominion transitioned into the Football Bowl Subdivision a year ago, head coach Bobby Wilder and the staff committed to young players and new recruits. They lived with sometimes painful lessons and unflattering results, knowing...
| Aug 27, 2014
Old Dominion played five Football Bowl Subdivision teams last season, losing four by an average of 30.5 points, exposing epic defensive futility and defeating only hapless Idaho. This year, their first in Conference USA, the Monarchs face 11 FBS programs,...
| Aug 29, 2014
| 3:38 PM
NORFOLK — Ryan Martin, Old Dominion's Director of Sports Performance, is a serious and relentlessly curious advocate for athletes' health and well being.
When an uncommon spate of pulls and tears sidelined ODU football players a couple of years...
| Aug 30, 2014
| 5:51 PM
NORFOLK – Old Dominion's first game as a full-fledged Football Bowl Subdivision team showed much of what the Monarchs demonstrated as an FCS program, while Hampton University had a promising debut under new coach Connell Maynor.