sports pre season football

Young Buffs Sharpen Their Horns

Sept. 1, 2012

CU went into August preseason camp trying to settle on a starting quarterback among three primary contenders — third-year sophomore Nick Hirschman and transfers Connor Wood from University of Texas and Jordan Webb from University of Kansas.

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Fresh Faces Fire Up Fans

June 1, 2012

Ideally, spring practices are supposed to resolve many issues for a college football team. But for CU, the spring produced almost as many questions as answers.

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Head-Banging at Old CU

March 1, 2012

Columnist Paul Danish discusses traumatic head injuries with All-American guard/linebacker and Rhodes Scholar, Joe Romig.

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Shoulder to Shoulder

Dec. 1, 2011

Cheering on players amid sun, rain, snow and bitter cold, twins Betty Fitzgerald Hoover and Peggy Fitzgerald Coppom may hold the record for attending the most CU sports games ever.

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First and Long for Embree

Dec. 1, 2011

Like Bill McCartney experienced while coaching Jon Embree, Embree began his head coaching career at Colorado with one win in his first nine games.

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Forever Buff Jon Embree Takes Charge

Sept. 1, 2011

When he received the offer in December to become the University of Colorado Boulder’s 24th head football coach, Jon Embree was prepared. Oh, was he ever prepared.

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Football by the Numbers - Summer 2011

June 1, 2011

Football numbers and statistics from the Summer 2011 issue.

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Test your Buff Knowledge - Summer 2011

June 1, 2011

Buff fun facts from the Summer 2011 issue.

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CU Strives to Level the Playing Field

March 1, 2011

Is CU at a competitive disadvantage in terms of its resources in comparison to schools in the future Pac-12, the conference the Buffs will join later this year?

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Herd of Buffs Joins Football Staff

March 1, 2011

After being named head football coach in early December, Jon Embree (Comm’89) hired an assistant coaching staff that includes other ex-CU players and/or coaches.