Football

10/25/15 1:33pm
After Penn football’s week two victory against fourth-ranked Villanova, my colleague Colin Henderson made a bold statement: The Quakers' win was no fluke. Five games into the season, with the Red and Blue sitting at 2-3 heading into Friday’s game against Yale, I still didn’t know what to make of that statement.
10/24/15 3:27am
Maybe Penn football should spot its opponents early points in every game.
10/22/15 3:15am
For Penn football, the first five games of the season have exposed stars on both sides of the line of scrimmage.
10/19/15 11:11pm
If Penn football hosts a game under the lights and nobody is there to see it, does it really happen?
10/19/15 11:11pm
In addition to the branding overhaul of the University, Grace Calhoun is quietly upgrading – no, revolutionizing – what it means to practice for Penn Athletics.
10/19/15 11:11pm
Two Penn freshman – football’s Christian Pearson and women’s soccer’s Sasha Stevens – were named the Ivy League’s Rookie of the Week in their respective sports Monday.
10/19/15 11:04pm
On to the next. Now that the dust has cleared, there’s not much more to say about Penn football’s win on Saturday.
10/19/15 2:13am
Still Columbia. As the 2015 season has developed and Columbia football has attempted to regain any semblance of dignity after two consecutive winless seasons, I've frequently used the above phrase to describe the product the Lions have put on the field in five games. Although not inherently connected to what we've seen from Columbia in years past, there are certain aspects of the Light Blue's play that reminds us that this team went 0-for-its last 24 until its win over Wagner on Oct.
10/17/15 5:26pm
Penn football scored early and often in its reunion with former head coach Al Bagnoli, drubbing Columbia 42-7. The win is the Quaker’s nineteenth consecutive victory over the Lions.
10/15/15 5:51am
In the weeks leading up to Penn football’s upcoming matchup against Columbia, the game has been framed in countless ways. One of the first winnable games of the season for the Quakers.
10/15/15 5:49am
To improve is to change. To perfect is to change often.
10/14/15 12:33am
They are not the faces of Penn football. But at the end of Saturday’s game, Fordham fans knew who they were.
10/11/15 11:46pm
It’s honestly hard to know what to make of Penn football after four games.
10/11/15 3:25am
In the end, Penn football's epic comeback happened too quickly.
10/07/15 4:19am
Coming off a 41-20 loss in their Ivy League opener last Saturday, the Red and Blue (1-2) have one final non-conference game on tap before wrapping up their season with six consecutive Ivy contests.
10/04/15 10:10pm
Two years ago, then-sophomore quarterback Dalyn Williams thought he had led Dartmouth to a seemingly improbable win over Penn.
10/03/15 7:01pm
After a strong showing against Villanova last week, it appears the Penn football team that took down the nation's fourth-ranked team has not yet returned to campus. Penn fell 41-20 to Dartmouth on Saturday in its home and Ivy League opener.
10/03/15 3:17pm
Follow along live as senior sports editor Riley Steele, senior sports reporter Steven Tydings and associate sports editor Jacob Adler cover Penn football's Ivy and home opener against Dartmouth.
10/01/15 1:42am
Sometimes mental challenges are larger than physical ones, even in the game of football.
09/30/15 10:03am
Going into the 2015 Ivy League football season, I expected a few things: Penn would be better than its underachieving final year under Al Bagnoli.