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As Rutgers resumes practice today with the season opener at Rutgers Stadium against Villanova seven days away, coach Greg Schiano still doesn't know whether he should plan to be with or without eight potential starters who have been sidelined for at least a week with injuries.
Rutgers football: Injuries could thin ranks for opener


PISCATAWAY - The season opener is seven days away and injuries have already depleted the team. But Rutgers took another hit Friday when coach Greg Schiano suspended three players.Senior lineman Howard Blackwood was suspended for one game, sophomore cornerback Eddie Grimes for three, and sophomore defensive end Piana Lukabu for four. Schiano said the punishments were for violations of team policy, but refused to identify what policy.
NorthJersey.com - Football

At 6-foot-3 and 260 pounds, Boehrer has more stories about food than Emeril. A year ago, the coaching staff told the former junior-college tight end that he was needed on the offensive line. So he put on 25 pounds of pizza weight, started eight games at center, broke his leg and, for all his trouble, earned a move back to tight end. And a directive to lose 27 pounds.
NorthJersey.com - Football

PISCATAWAY -- As if the mounting injuries in preseason camp weren't hurting the depth of the Rutgers football team enough, coach Greg Schiano suspended three players for periods of one to four games for violating team policy. The Scarlet Knights open the season at home against Villanova next Saturday.
Schiano suspends 3 players for up to 4 games - Courier News


 

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