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Randy Edsall

Randy Edsall
On Dec. 21, 1998 Randy Edsall became the 27th head coach in University of Connecticut football history. At UConn, Edsall has overseen the program's move from the NCAA's football Division I championship subdivision (Division I-AA) to its Division I Bowl subdivision (Division I-A) and the opening of the $91 million Rentschler Field in East Hartford in 2003 and the $48 million Burton Family Football Complex and Mark R. Shenkman Training Center in 2006. He also led the team to its first three Division I-A bowl game appearances and its first Big East championship. Born on Aug. 27, 1958, Edsall grew up in Glen Rock, Pa. where he was a three-year letter winner in football, basketball and baseball a... Show more »
On Dec. 21, 1998 Randy Edsall became the 27th head coach in University of Connecticut football history. At UConn, Edsall has overseen the program's move from the NCAA's football Division I championship subdivision (Division I-AA) to its Division I Bowl subdivision (Division I-A) and the opening of the $91 million Rentschler Field in East Hartford in 2003 and the $48 million Burton Family Football Complex and Mark R. Shenkman Training Center in 2006. He also led the team to its first three Division I-A bowl game appearances and its first Big East championship. Born on Aug. 27, 1958, Edsall grew up in Glen Rock, Pa. where he was a three-year letter winner in football, basketball and baseball at Susquehanna High School in Glen Rock. Edsall went to Syracuse University, where he earned one varsity letter as a quarterback and a bachelor's degree in physical education in 1980. He added a master's degree in health and physical education in 1982 from Syracuse. After finishing his playing career at Syracuse, Edsall began his coaching career at the school in 1980 as a graduate assistant. From 1991-93, he coached defensive backs at Boston College under Tom Coughlin before coaching the same position from 1994-97 with the Jacksonville Jaguars, also under Coughlin. (Photo GETTY IMAGES) « Show less

Top Randy Edsall Articles

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  • Maryland football sets new high in Academic Progress Rate report

    Maryland football sets new high in Academic Progress Rate report
    In 2011, the NCAA stripped the University of Maryland's football team of three scholarships because of poor classroom performances. But the program’s Academic Progress Rate has been on the rise since then, coinciding with head coach Randy Edsall's...
  • InsideMDSports: Maryland commit E.J. Donahue could open up recruitment

    InsideMDSports: Maryland commit E.J. Donahue could open up recruitment
    Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. FREDERICK — E.J. Donahue is in the midst of recovering from a torn anterior cruciate...
  • Coffee Companion (5/5): Chris Davis improving, NFL draft week arrives

    Coffee Companion (5/5): Chris Davis improving, NFL draft week arrives
    Last week's rain seems like it was years ago on this fine Cinco de Mayo morning, but as you arrive at your desk, I'm sure there's not much you'd rather do than not start working just yet. That's why blogger Jon Meoli writes the Coffee Companion, where...
  • InsideMDSports: Gilman defensive tackle Ellison Jordan has 'really fun time' at Maryland

    InsideMDSports: Gilman defensive tackle Ellison Jordan has 'really fun time' at Maryland
    Editor's note: Each week, InsideMdSports.com provides this blog with a Maryland recruiting feature that previously appeared as premium content on its site. Gilman defensive tackle Ellison Jordan may be only a 2016 prospect, but he already has picked...
  • Terps' Randy Edsall says Northwestern labor case could quicken changes to NCAA

    Terps' Randy Edsall says Northwestern labor case could quicken changes to NCAA
    COLLEGE PARK — A National Labor Relations Board official's decision that Northwestern's scholarship football players can vote to unionize is likely to accelerate the pace of NCAA reforms and "change the landscape" of college athletics, Maryland...
  • Randy Edsall says Terps are 'moving forward' from Wes Brown news

    Randy Edsall says Terps are 'moving forward' from Wes Brown news
    COLLEGE PARK -- Maryland football coach Randy Edsall said that running back Wes Brown is performing well and that the team is "moving forward" following a report that the player told police he drove a car involved in a shooting. "The university...
  • Terps backup linebacker Abner Logan is suspended for rest of spring

    Terps backup linebacker Abner Logan is suspended for rest of spring
    Maryland reserve linebacker Abner Logan has been suspended through the end of the semester for an undisclosed violation of team rules, coach Randy Edsall said Wednesday. Edsall also said backup defensive lineman Nate Clarke underwent knee surgery this...
  • Deon Long returns to Terps football practice after 'freaky' injury last season

    Deon Long returns to Terps football practice after 'freaky' injury last season
    COLLEGE PARK — The last time fans saw Deon Long, the Maryland wide receiver lie sprawled on the Wake Forest turf before being driven away by ambulance for what turned out to be season-ending fractures of the tibia and fibula in his lower right leg....
  • Terp running back told police he drove car involved in drive-by shooting

    Terp running back told police he drove car involved in drive-by shooting
    When University of Maryland football player Wes Brown was suspended last year, officials released few details to explain the action other than to tie it to an alleged confrontation with a police officer who wanted to question him in a shooting...
  • Terps' Stefon Diggs says he's 'more explosive' as he returns to 7-on-7 drills

    Terps' Stefon Diggs says he's 'more explosive' as he returns to 7-on-7 drills
    COLLEGE PARK -- Hanging above Stefon Diggs' bed at the University of Maryland is a simple sign with two words: Thank You. They are a reminder of what Diggs has endured since breaking his right fibula last season. They are also there to bring the...
  • Baltimore Touchdown Club names 55 players as Super 22 juniors

    Baltimore Touchdown Club names 55 players as Super 22 juniors
    The Baltimore Touchdown Club has announced its 2014 Super 22 Team, 55 of the area's top junior high school football players based on athletic and academic performance as nominated by their coaches. The players will be presented to college coaches at...
  • Dexter McDougle finally gets chance to impress scouts at Terps' Pro Day

    Dexter McDougle finally gets chance to impress scouts at Terps' Pro Day
    COLLEGE PARK — Dexter McDougle playfully chided his teammates as he got ready to show off his leaping ability in the standing vertical jump Tuesday at Maryland’s Pro Day at Byrd Stadium. McDougle acted as if he were upset when only a few...