College: Addazio era at Colorado State ends in ugly fashion

December 7, 2021

The Steve Addazio era has come to an end at Colorado State after allegations surfaced of a racial incident between Addazio and a Colorado State custodian in October of 2020. During an exchange with the custodian, Addazio told the man “I don’t think you know who I am, boy. I run this building.” Addazio reportedly threatened the man’s job as well. The incident was part of a string of infractions…


Opinion: Steve Addazio in hot water at Colorado State for not following COVID protocol

August 6, 2020

A report surfaced yesterday by Kevin Lytle of the Coloradoan that players at Colorado State are being told not to follow COVID-19 protocol by Steve Addazio and his staff. Among complaints from Colorado State athletes staffers: Coaches have told players not to report COVID-19 symptoms, threatened players with reduced playing time if they quarantine and claim CSU is altering contact tracing reports to keep players practicing — Kevin Lytle…


Addazio uses local ties to recruit Massachusetts and New England for Colorado State

May 25, 2020

Former Boston College and current Colorado State head football coach Steve Addazio is using his New England connections to recruit talent for his new program. Addazio extended offers last week to three prospects in Massachusetts. Quarterback Ayden Pereira of Central Catholic (2022), defensive tackle Nick Ciaffoni (2022) of BB&N and Jaden Young (2021) who is also a defensive tackle at BB&N. Recent UMass commit Brady Olson also held an offer…


Boston College: Colorado State hires Steve Addazio

December 12, 2019

Image courtesy of the Colorado State athletic department. In a surprising move, Colorado State has hired former Boston College football coach Steve Addazio as their new head football coach. The hiring came out of left field as there was no indication that Addazio was a candidate for the opening. The reaction on twitter has been interesting to say the least. New on Sports Illustrated: Sources: Colorado State to Hire Steve…