PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers fifth-year running back Kordell Young met with a few members of the media after practice this week, and he spoke about the tribue to injured junior Eric LeGrand, as well as plenty else involving the Scarlet Knights as they prepare to play at Pittsburgh on Saturday in a crucial Big East clash.
October 21, 2010
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers running back Kordell Young has been through plenty of adversity in his career, so a 2-2 start is no reason for him to panic. Young spoke to ScarletReport.com, and in this exclusive interview, he talks about how his adversity in football and off the field gives him perspective on how to handle this situation.
October 5, 2010
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers held its last practice Thursday before making the trip to Miami to face Florida International on Saturday (8 p.m.). After the practice, coach Greg Schiano addressed a number of things, including the potential for distractions in south Florida, Kordell Young's health, the meshing of the offensive line, Tom Savage's demeanor and recruiting.
September 9, 2010
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Fifth-year senior running back Kordell Young returned to Rutgers practice Tuesday after missing the first game to handle personal issues at home. Before the huddle of media members spoke to Young, ScarletReport.com got him for a one-one-one interview about his decision to return, how long it will take him to catch up and his role for the Scarlet Knights this season.
September 8, 2010
UPDATED WITH COMMENTS FROM RUTGERS COACH GREG SCHIANO -- After spending two weeks thinking about his future, Rutgers running back Kordell Young decided to return for his final season with the Scarlet Knights. Young, a third-down specialist, returned to practice Tuesday and is expected to play in Saturday's game at Florida International.
September 7, 2010
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers senior running back Kordell Young is coming off his third knee surgery, but it hasn't slowed his preparation for the 2010 season. Young spoke to ScarletReport.com about his health, what gives him the drive to fight through the knee injuries and about his blocking ability in the backfield. And you won't believe why the 5-foot-9 Young says he is a good blocker.
August 10, 2010
The start of training camp is less than a month away, and in counting down to its start ScarletReport.com is unveiling a new feature. SR.com's Top 25 will examine the 25 most important players heading into the 2010 season, and it starts off with senior running back Kordell Young at No. 25. Each day another player will be profiled, culminating with the most important player of the 2010 season.
July 11, 2010
Rutgers senior Brandon Bing started the first two games of the 2009 season at cornerback, but then lost his job. Two-thirds of the way through spring practice, he is trying to earn the spot back, and part of his development is more dedication off the field. Also, running back Kordell Young is trying to come back from knee surgery. But will he be ready by the start of the season?
April 15, 2010