| Nov 26, 2014
| 5:25 PM
STORRS – When the UConn football team ended the 2013 season with three consecutive wins against AAC opponents, there was some optimism for 2014.
The Huskies defeated Temple on the road, showed some grit to overpower rival Rutgers, which was heading...
| Nov 29, 2014
| 6:45 PM
NEW YORK — The words came from the Jack Coffey Field press box with a full-throated fury.
"That spit is on you! You're a senior quarterback! Act like it!"
Michael Nebrich had just thrown a lousy pass into the middle of the field picked off by...
| Aug 2, 2014
| 8:53 AM
Adam Herring figured his dad would kill him, and his mom figured he was right. So he waited about four weeks to deliver the news.
Reggie Herring's aversion to tattoos is surpassed only by his dislike for losing football games. Adam had been threatened...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 4:53 PM
Dan Orlovsky said he's just starting to get used to the Twitter thing.
The Detroit Lions backup quarterback, who played at UConn and Shelton High, does understand that by typing 140 characters and hitting the send button, the Twitter universe will see...
| Jul 13, 2014
| 5:04 PM
The Bears made big offseason investments in rebuilding their defensive line that should pay off after training camp.
Biggest offseason developments: The Bears' defensive line overhaul centered on guaranteeing a total of $30.5 million to free agents...
| Jul 9, 2014
| 6:25 PM
The Bears' 2013 season came to a heartbreaking end with a 33-28 last-minute loss to the Packers on Dec. 29, a defeat that cost them the NFC North title and kept them out of the playoffs for the sixth time in seven seasons.
That was a demoralizing finish...
| Jun 7, 2014
| 2:54 PM
UConn football coach Bob Diaco said it's important that Connecticut high school coaches know he and his staff care about them.
Connecticut is not a hotbed for BCS-level talent, and it might sound like a broken record, but UConn still needs to do a better...
| Sep 9, 2014
| 3:49 PM
The game of quarterback musical chairs that has gone on for more than a year lost a key participant Monday when UConn announced that sophomore Casey Cochran will not play again. A look at the QB ups and downs in the past 54 weeks:
Aug. 29, 2013: Towson,...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 9:26 AM
Mike Cummings was asked if UConn has the offensive tools to get done what needs to get done. The Huskies' new offensive coordinator had a simple answer.
“We can line them up and run a play,” he said.
Sounds simple, right?
| Aug 28, 2014
| 9:55 AM
Looking Back At 2013: It Was Ugly (3-9)
A Lost Season From The Start
By COLIN MCDONOUGH
There weren't a lot of highlights for UConn last year, and fan interest seemed to dim as the season wore on. A recap of good and bad from...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 10:18 AM
The Head Coach
Bob Diaco became UConn's 30th head coach on Dec. 12, 2013. Paul Pasqualoni was fired Sept. 30, and interim coach T.J. Weist was not retained. The 411 on Diaco:
High school: Cedar Grove (N.J.)
College: Iowa (Class of 1995)...