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Randy Edsall

Randy Edsall
On Dec. 21, 1998 Randy Edsall became the 27th head coach in University of Connecticut football history. At UConn, Edsall has overseen the program's move from the NCAA's football Division I championship subdivision (Division I-AA) to its Division I Bowl subdivision (Division I-A) and the opening of the $91 million Rentschler Field in East Hartford in 2003 and the $48 million Burton Family Football Complex and Mark R. Shenkman Training Center in 2006. He also led the team to its first three Division I-A bowl game appearances and its first Big East championship. Born on Aug. 27, 1958, Edsall grew up in Glen Rock, Pa. where he was a three-year letter winner in football, basketball and baseball a... Show more »
On Dec. 21, 1998 Randy Edsall became the 27th head coach in University of Connecticut football history. At UConn, Edsall has overseen the program's move from the NCAA's football Division I championship subdivision (Division I-AA) to its Division I Bowl subdivision (Division I-A) and the opening of the $91 million Rentschler Field in East Hartford in 2003 and the $48 million Burton Family Football Complex and Mark R. Shenkman Training Center in 2006. He also led the team to its first three Division I-A bowl game appearances and its first Big East championship. Born on Aug. 27, 1958, Edsall grew up in Glen Rock, Pa. where he was a three-year letter winner in football, basketball and baseball at Susquehanna High School in Glen Rock. Edsall went to Syracuse University, where he earned one varsity letter as a quarterback and a bachelor's degree in physical education in 1980. He added a master's degree in health and physical education in 1982 from Syracuse. After finishing his playing career at Syracuse, Edsall began his coaching career at the school in 1980 as a graduate assistant. From 1991-93, he coached defensive backs at Boston College under Tom Coughlin before coaching the same position from 1994-97 with the Jacksonville Jaguars, also under Coughlin. (Photo GETTY IMAGES) « Show less

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  • Stefon Diggs tweets about Maryland football's hometown 'movement'

    Stefon Diggs tweets about Maryland football's hometown 'movement'
    Stefon Diggs was the headliner of Maryland’s 2012 recruiting class, the first big-name local prospect to sign with the Terps after Randy Edsall’s hiring in 2011. Other top local prospects such as offensive lineman Damian Prince and outside...
  • Terps' Stefon Diggs undecided on declaring for NFL draft, Randy Edsall says

    Terps' Stefon Diggs undecided on declaring for NFL draft, Randy Edsall says
    Maryland junior wide receiver Stefon Diggs is in the process of deciding whether to forgo his final season with the Terps and declare for the 2015 NFL draft, coach Randy Edsall said Wednesday. Edsall said he has reached out to NFL general managers and...
  • Against Stanford, Terps set to take 'another step' in successful season

    Against Stanford, Terps set to take 'another step' in successful season
    The question was about recruiting, asked during a conference call in early December after Maryland secured oral commitments from two top local prospects. Maryland coach Randy Edsall's answer, however, sounded true about more than just that one area:...
  • Stanford's Ty Montgomery 'slightly ahead of schedule' in recovery from shoulder injury

    Stanford's Ty Montgomery 'slightly ahead of schedule' in recovery from shoulder injury
    Stanford senior wide receiver Ty Montgomery is making progress in his recovery from a shoulder injury that sidelined him for most of the Cardinal’s final two regular-season games, coach David Shaw said. “Ty is slightly ahead of schedule...
  • The good and the bad from Terps' 2014 football season

    Maryland recently completed its season with a 45-21 loss to Stanford in the Foster Farms Bowl, a disappointing conclusion to a season the Terps began 7-4. Here is a look at the positives and negatives from Maryland’s first season as a member of...
  • Terps beat writers predict the outcome of Maryland-Rutgers

    Each week during Big Ten play, the Washington Post’s Roman Stubbs, another Maryland football beat writer and I share our predictions for the Terps’ upcoming game. This week’s rotating writer is Daniel Popper from The Diamondback,...
  • Deflating loss diminishes Terps' bowl status, but not their first Big Ten season

    Deflating loss diminishes Terps' bowl status, but not their first Big Ten season
    There was a lot at stake on Saturday at Byrd Stadium and everybody knew it. The Maryland Terrapins were in a position to improve their bowl status with a victory over Rutgers and -- for most of the first half -- it looked like they would do that without...
  • QB Nebrich, After Leaving UConn, Excelling At Fordham

    QB Nebrich, After Leaving UConn, Excelling At Fordham
    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...
  • Terps blow 25-point lead on Senior Day and lose to Rutgers, 41-38

    Terps blow 25-point lead on Senior Day and lose to Rutgers, 41-38
    Maryland's offensive players slowly walked off the field. Some, such as wide receiver Jacquille Veii, aggressively unstrapped the chinstraps from their helmets and slammed their arms to their side. Others trudged off, seemingly in disbelief and in the...
  • Maryland failed to take advantage of big opportunity vs. Rutgers

    Maryland failed to take advantage of big opportunity vs. Rutgers
    Maryland senior inside linebacker L.A. Goree sat in the press box at Byrd Stadium two weeks ago and detailed the Terps' primary goal for the final two games And the Terps were so close to accomplishing that goal before the collapse during Saturday's 41-...
  • Randy Edsall lays out Terps' bowl week schedule

    Randy Edsall lays out Terps' bowl week schedule
    The buildup to the Foster Farms Bowl for Maryland will include practice and normal game-week responsibilities. The Terps will also have an opportunity to enjoy different aspects of San Francisco in advance of the game, which will be played at Levi’s...