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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

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  • Randy Edsall responds to Rob Ambrose's remark and criticism stemming from ACC comments

    Randy Edsall responds to Rob Ambrose's remark and criticism stemming from ACC comments
    CHICAGO -- Maryland football coach Randy Edsall is aware of the attention he has gotten for his remark that the ACC is a "basketball conference." He has also read the comments from Towson coach Rob Ambrose -- a former assistant of his at Connecticut --...
  • Maryland's offense, backup quarterback 'inconsistent' during scrimmage

    Maryland's offense, backup quarterback 'inconsistent' during scrimmage
    Maryland players are off Sunday, an opportunity to rest their bodies and prepare for the final week of preseason practices. Coaches, meanwhile, will be tucked away inside Gossett Team House watching film from the past week and determining what changes...
  • Maryland safety Sean Davis turns miscues of last season into study guide

    Maryland safety Sean Davis turns miscues of last season into study guide
    Sean Davis has an old notebook with pages filled with detailed notes outlining each of his bad plays from last season. On paper, Davis had a productive sophomore year in 2013. He earned a starting job at safety, led the Maryland football team with 102...
  • Notes and observations from Maryland's Friday practice

    Notes and observations from Maryland's Friday practice
    COLLEGE PARK — Here are some notes and observations from Maryland’s Friday morning practice, which was held at Capital One Field at Byrd Stadium. ** Players and coaches continue to talk up redshirt sophomore left tackle Michael Dunn, and...
  • Randy Edsall talks at Big Ten Media Days [Video]

    Randy Edsall talks at Big Ten Media Days [Video]
  • Penn State coach James Franklin explains comments about Maryland recruiting

    Penn State coach James Franklin explains comments about Maryland recruiting
    CHICAGO — In May, new Penn State coach James Franklin drew the ire of Maryland coach Randy Edsall and fans of Terps football when he voiced his plans to consistently land the top recruits from the Maryland and Washington, D.C., area. Franklin, a...
  • LeBron James' homecoming bolsters Maryland football's recruiting pitch

    LeBron James' homecoming bolsters Maryland football's recruiting pitch
    Randy Edsall and the Maryland football coaching staff face the same challenge every year: How do you get a top prospect from Maryland or Washington, D.C., to stay home rather than choose a bigger, more prestigious football program like Alabama, Penn State...
  • Terps' highly touted freshman offensive linemen show flashes, but not ready yet

    Terps' highly touted freshman offensive linemen show flashes, but not ready yet
    COLLEGE PARK — There have been times during preseason practice when Damian Prince and Derwin Gray have flashed the skill that made them highly-rated recruits. There have been times both players — especially Gray — have looked capable...
  • Maryland football to hold Fan Appreciation Day on Saturday at Byrd Stadium

    College football: Maryland will hold its Fan Appreciation Day at 3:30 p.m. Saturday at Byrd Stadium. Gates open at 2:30 p.m. Athletic department officials will be on hand for select-a-seat and mezzanine-ticket upgrade opportunities for this season....
  • Terps cornerback Alvin Hill continues to impress during preseason

    Terps cornerback Alvin Hill continues to impress during preseason
    COLLEGE PARK — Maryland’s practice Thursday morning ended with a punt catching competition between the offense and the defense. The offense was represented by right guard Andrew Zeller. The defense had 320-pound nose tackle Darius Kilgo....
  • Terps receivers starting to look dynamic during practice

    Terps receivers starting to look dynamic during practice
    COLLEGE PARK — Maryland coach Randy Edsall sat in front of a crowded auditorium for the Terps’ media day Monday. He was complimentary of many players and spoke optimistically throughout the 30-minute news conference. Wide receiver was the...
  • Stefon Diggs and Deon Long stand out in Terps' Wednesday practice

    Stefon Diggs and Deon Long stand out in Terps' Wednesday practice
    COLLEGE PARK — Maryland’s practice Wednesday did not produce the same amount of noteworthy plays that the second practice of Tuesday did. But there were some good moments for both the offense and the defense. Of note, star wide receivers...