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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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  • Terps have options other than Diggs, Long at wide receiver

    Terps have options other than Diggs, Long at wide receiver
    In six weeks, Maryland's wide receiver group has gone from possibly one of the deepest in the country to depleted enough that converted running back Jacquille Veii could be the fourth man when Maryland goes to four-wide-receiver sets. Still, Maryland...
  • Terps move freshman Will Ulmer from quarterback to wide receiver

    Terps move freshman Will Ulmer from quarterback to wide receiver
    COLLEGE PARK -- Maryland coach Randy Edsall called freshman Will Ulmer in for a meeting Monday. When they sat down, both agreed it would be best for Ulmer to make the move from quarterback to wide receiver. Ulmer was committed to being a quarterback...
  • Terps football notes on Taivon Jacobs, Nnamdi Egbuaba and Saturday's uniforms

    Terps football notes on Taivon Jacobs, Nnamdi Egbuaba and Saturday's uniforms
    COLLEGE PARK — Maryland redshirt freshman Taivon Jacobs is listed as a backup at wide receiver, but coach Randy Edsall said the Terps have packages to utilize Jacobs' speed and elusiveness. The 5-foot-9, 160-pound Jacobs is considered the...
  • Randy Edsall talks about the Terps' depth chart, more notes from Tuesday

    Randy Edsall talks about the Terps' depth chart, more notes from Tuesday
    COLLEGE PARK -- Maryland will scrimmage Wednesday before wrapping up preseason practice Thursday, but Tuesday’s morning session was the last practice of camp that was open to the media. Here are some notes: * Coach Randy Edsall reiterated that...
  • Terps' Randy Edsall identifies two of his primary roster-related concerns

    Terps' Randy Edsall identifies two of his primary roster-related concerns
    COLLEGE PARK -- Two of Randy Edsall’s primary concerns entering preseason practice remain two of the coach’s top concerns as Maryland now gets ready to wrap up camp: Depth at cornerback and depth along the offensive line. “[Those are]...
  • Maryland football notes on Derrick Hayward, Levern Jacobs and more

    Maryland football notes on Derrick Hayward, Levern Jacobs and more
    COLLEGE PARK — Derrick Hayward did not look natural at tight end during the early part of preseason practice. Hayward, a redshirt freshman who signed with Maryland as an outside linebacker, lacked fluidity as a route runner. He was also...
  • Terps' offensive line is going to be 'maybe better than people think'

    Terps' offensive line is going to be 'maybe better than people think'
    COLLEGE PARK — Competitions between Maryland's defensive front and offensive line were one-sided as recently as the spring. Whether it was during one-on-one pass-rushing drills, inside run drills or full-team portions of practice, the defensive...
  • Looking at seven Terps football players poised for breakout seasons

    Looking at seven Terps football players poised for breakout seasons
    COLLEGE PARK -- Last year, safety Sean Davis, outside linebacker Marcus Whitfield and wide receiver Levern Jacobs all went from unheralded players for Maryland to major contributors. Here are seven Terps who are poised to break out this season (listed...
  • Stefon Diggs 'back on track' and other Terps notes

    Stefon Diggs 'back on track' and other Terps notes
    COLLEGE PARK — Maryland star receiver Stefon Diggs was relegated to working with the second-team offense for most of the second half of preseason practice, and coach Randy Edsall made clear he would remain with the second team until he improved....
  • Terps, UMBC, Navy in top 30 of preseason soccer rankings

    Men's college soccer NCAA Division I runner-up Maryland leads a trio of local schools in College Soccer News' preseason top-30 rankings. The third-ranked Terps come in behind only defending national champion Notre Dame, which beat them for the title...
  • Highly touted Terps freshman Jesse Aniebonam could be factor as pass rusher

    Highly touted Terps freshman Jesse Aniebonam could be factor as pass rusher
    COLLEGE PARK — Like most football roommates, Maryland linebackers L.A. Goree and Yannik Cudjoe-Virgil constantly talk about football. Goree and Cudjoe-Virgil talk about practice. They talk about defensive game plans. They talk about what’s...
  • Local products Malik Jones, Matt Gillespie both doing 'a good job' with Terps

    Local products Malik Jones, Matt Gillespie both doing 'a good job' with Terps
    COLLEGE PARK -- Malik Jones had one of the biggest hits of Maryland’s preseason practice thus far, a nasty running blow to the chest of then-running back Jacquille Veii that could be heard across the field and left Veii on the ground for a few...