Local College 2017 Draftees and Rookie Free Agent SigneesA comprehensive list of drafted players and undrafted rookie signees from the University of Miami, Florida International University and Florida Atlantic University.
Brad Kaaya Drafted By Lions; Muhammad To The SaintsIt took a lot longer than a lot of people expected, but the Detroit Lions drafted former Canes quarterback Brad Kaaya with the 215th pick in the sixth round of the 2017 NFL Draft Saturday evening.
Malcolm Lewis, Marquez Williams Impress At Canes Pro Day15 former Canes went through what can only be imagined is one of the most intense and unorthodox “job interviews” they’ll ever experience as the University of Miami hosted its annual Pro Day at the Greentree Practice Field Wednesday afternoon.
Canes Pro Day Set For March 29The University of Miami announced Wednesday that it will host its annual Pro Day for NFL prospects on March 29 on the school’s Greentree Practice Fields.
Nine Hurricanes To Participate In NFL Scouting CombineThe NFL released its list of invitees to the 2017 Scouting Combine Wednesday afternoon, and nine former Miami Hurricanes were among the 330 total.
Kaaya Breaks School Record, Canes End Season On 4-Game Win Streak With 40-21 VictoryOn a day when Miami was honoring all of its senior players, it was junior quarterback Brad Kaaya who made the biggest impact as the Hurricanes used a 17-point third quarter burst to pull away from visiting Duke and earn a 40-21 win Saturday in front of 57,396 fans at Hard Rock Stadium.
Canes Snap Losing Skid, Out-Gun Pitt In 51-28 WinThe Canes needed to put a foot in the ground and say “enough”. Enough coming up short, enough losing.
No. 16 Miami Needs To Rebound Against North CarolinaThere’s plenty of catchy sayings about bouncing back from a fall. There’s the one about continuing to try after your first unsuccessful attempt; the one about getting back on a horse; and of course the one that former Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade based a whole promotional campaign around: “fall down seven times, stand up eight”.
No. 10 Canes Fizzle In Second Half, Fall 20-19 To Rival No. 23 Florida StateAfter leading 13-0 late in the second quarter, No. 10 Miami went scoreless until the final two minutes of the fourth quarter and saw No. 23 Florida State score 20 unanswered points as the Hurricanes fell 20-19 Saturday night in front of a sellout crowd of 65,685 fans at Hard Rock Stadium.
Canes Put On Near Record-Setting Performance In Season Opener, Dominate FAMUThe Mark Richt era began Saturday with an expected dominant performance Saturday night, as the Miami Hurricanes defeated Florida A&M University 70-3 in the home opener at the newly renovated Hard Rock Stadium.
UM Notebook: Canes Not Making Excuses Heading Into Season OpenerHaving lost a number of players either to graduation or attrition, Miami will likely start at least five underclassmen – three freshmen – when the Hurricanes host Florida A&M in its season-opening game Saturday at 6 p.m. in the newly renovated Hard Rock Stadium.
Miami Dismisses Al-Quadin Muhammad & Jermaine Grace PermanentlyThe school announced Saturday that it has permanently dismissed redshirt junior defensive end Al-Quadin Muhammad and senior linebacker Jermaine Grace from the football program for violating NCAA rules.
Media Day Notebook: Canes Are Improving, And Still WorkingIt’s a good time to be a Miami Hurricane. Things are definitely looking up for those wearing green and orange.
UM’s Lawrence Cager Injures Knee; To Miss 2016 SeasonSophomore Lawrence Cager sustained a “serious right knee injury” and could miss a significant amount of time – perhaps the entire 2016 season.
Canes Notebook: Still Plenty Of Work Ahead For HurricanesMiami’s new coaching staff hasn’t pulled any punches this spring when talking about where the program is and where they want it to head.