College: 3 things to watch for as Rhode Island kicks off camp

August 4, 2022

Image courtesy of University of Rhode Island Athletics The Rhode Island Rams have kicked off training camp and the goal is the same as it is every year. Win the CAA and make the FCS playoffs. The Rams were in the hunt for both last season but fell just short finishing 7-4. With a solid core of players returning and higher expectations, the Rams are ready to make another run…

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College: 14 Division One New England draft prospects are featured in the East-West Shrine Game 1000 for 2023

July 16, 2022

The East-West Shrine Game announced their top 1,000 draft eligible prospects list for 2023 yesterday. 14 players from New England made the list. Here is who made the list and from which school: Boston College Josh DeBerry, CB Jaelen Gill, WR Zay Flowers, WR Elijah Jones, CB Phil Jurkovec, QB Jaiden Woodbey, S Holy Cross Liam Anderson, ILB Merrimack Darion McKenzie, CB UConn Jackson Mitchell, LB UMass Ellis Merriweather, RB…

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College: 3 Observations from Rhode Island Spring Practice

April 15, 2022

It was a beautiful morning for a scrimmage in Kingston, Rhode Island this morning. The Rams scrimmaged and worked on situational football for two hours. Needless to say, the mood was spirited and there was plenty of contact. Coming off of a 7-4 season, expectations are high for the Rams heading into the up coming season. Despite that, URI needs to replace several key players on both sides of the…

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College: 5 things to watch for as the Rhode Island Rams open up spring practice

March 24, 2022

The Rhode Island Rams are coming off of a 7-4 season. A season in which they started 5-0. Despite finishing 2-4 down the stretch, the Rams were in position for an at large playoff birth the final weekend of the regular season. Now Jim Fleming and his staff must build off of last season while replacing several key seniors who were with the program for a long time. Luckily for…

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Rhode Island rises to the occasion in upset win over Delaware

October 10, 2021

KINGSTON-It is not often that the University of Rhode Island is undefeated through five games. In fact, this only the fourth time in the program’s history. Thanks to Saturday’s upset win over Delaware, the Rams are 5-0 for the first time since 1957. In a game that was back and forth, it was Rhode Island’s special teams and a couple unheralded fifth year seniors that made the difference. With the…

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College Camp Tour: Expectations are sky high for the Rams but they taking it one day at a time

August 10, 2021

KINGSTON- Depending on who you talk to, they will tell you that expectations haven’t been this high for the Rhode Island Rams in 36 years. The last time the Rams were expected to contend for a conference title going into a season was 1985. Head Coach Jim Fleming knows that the expectations for his team are sky high following a 2-1 spring season that saw the Rams beat both Villanova…

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