PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- After being carried off the field in their last practice, senior leaders Edmond Laryea and Desmond Stapleton spoke about their college careers coming to a close Friday at Yankee Stadium in the New Era Pinstripe Bowl.
December 28, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers fifth-year senior Desmond Stapleton started the first two games of the season at right tackle before giving way to Kaleb Johnson. However, he remains a vital part of the offensive line, both in playing and leadership, and after a pair of losses his value increased heading into Saturday's game against South Florida.
November 4, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers senior right tackle Desmond Stapleton knows he has his hands full with North Carolina's defensive line, and he spoke to ScarletReport.com about the matchup. Stapleton also talked about his familiarity with the Tar Heels, and how the mistakes of the offensive line can be corrected coming off of the season-opening win.
September 8, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- The offense had a big day in Saturday's scrimmage, and one of the reasons was the play of the offensive line. Afterward, ScarletReport.com went 1-on-1 with red-shirt senior right tackle Desmond Stapleton to talk about the day.
August 15, 2011
ScarletReport.com continues its position-analysis series. Check back every day for an in-depth look at each position and where everyone stands coming out of spring and preparing for training camp. Today, we look at the offensive line ...
May 9, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Desmond Stapleton was Rutgers' starting left tackle in 2010, but during the offseason he shifted to right tackle as the Scarlet Knights re-work the offensive line. Stapleton, a fifth-year senior, went one-on-one with ScarletReport.com about the switch, the renewed confidence the offensive line is experiencing, the new offense and much more.
April 15, 2011
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- One of the glaring questions coming into the season was whether junior Desmond Stapleton was going to be able to be an adequate replacement for first-round NFL draft choice Anthony Davis. Eight games into the season, it isn't a question any more. Stapleton is having a quiet season; a good thing considering the position he plays. He went one-on-one with ScarletReport.com.
November 12, 2010
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Starting left tackle Desmond Stapleton missed the conclusion of the Army win after being injured for the second straight season against the Black Knights but he should be ready for Pittsburgh. So, after practice, he talked about the state of the offensive line and what ails it, the leadership of freshman quarterback Chas Dodd, and getting used to Dodd's accent in the huddle.
October 20, 2010