A little before 11:00pm on Sunday night, a sixth-round draft pick out of Michigan hoisted the Lombardi Trophy for the fifth time, looked out upon the delirious Patriot fans at NRG Stadium, and belted out a “Let’s go!” that was equal parts joyful as it was intense.
Offense in the National Football League is becoming increasingly pass-dominated, and as a result, defenses are getting smaller and faster to compensate.
As the NFL Season nears completion, all but two teams, Superbowl contenders — the Atlanta Falcons and the New England Patriots — see the NFL Draft as their most immediate priority.
The Wake Forest football team is coming off of it’s best and most newsworthy season in at least five years, and the roller coaster doesn’t seem to be slowing down anytime soon for head Coach Dave Clawson and the rest of the program.
Conference Championship weekend is officially over, but it wasn’t nearly as competitive as many thought it would be.
The Second Round of the 2016 NFL Playoffs has ended and the Conference Championships are set to begin next Sunday, January 15th.
As the smallest school in the Power Five conferences, it’s not often that the Wake Forest football program makes national headlines.
The NFL regular season wrapped up almost two weeks ago and finalized the 12 teams that are hoping to bring the Lombardi Trophy back to their city in February.
Though the game didn’t start the way the Deacons wanted, it certainly finished in a favorable way. Wake Forest overcame a mid-game injury to starting quarterback John Wolford to take down the No. 23 Temple Owls on Dec. 27 and become the 2016 Military Bowl Champions.
Wake Forest leads Temple 31-10 at the end of the first half. Below we break down the first and second quarters:
Wake Forest hasn’t been to a bowl game since 2011. Long a laughingstock of the ACC, the Demon Deacons will be looking to change the narrative today, as they will take on the No. 24 Temple Owls in the Northrop Grumman Military Bowl.
On Tuesday, Dec. 27 the Wake Forest Demon Deacons will meet the No. 24 Temple Owls in the 2016 Military Bowl presented by Northrop Grumman.
Wake Forest and No. 24 Temple will play in the 2016 Military Bowl on Tuesday, Dec. 27 in Annapolis, Md. Here are Wake Forest’s five keys to the game, that if followed give them a chance to finish the season with its first winning record since 2008.
In what could be the college sports story of the year, former Wake Forest assistant football coach and IMG radio announcer Tommy Elrod has been accused of providing “confidential and proprietary game preparations” to multiple opponents of Wake Forest since 2014.
For the first time since 2011, the Wake Forest football team will be playing in a bowl game. The Deacs will take on No. 23 Temple in the Northrop Grumman Military Bowl in Annapolis, Maryland, at the Navy-Marine Corps Memorial Stadium.
Kansas City Chiefs at Atlanta Falcons
Oakland Raiders at Carolina Panthers Carolina Panthers suffered another devastating loss in the final seconds of the fourth quarter on Sunday as the Oakland Raiders beat them at home 35-32.
The Demon Deacon defense forced three early turnovers to build a 12-point lead in the first half before the Cardinals took control of the game late with 44 unanswered points.
Dan Collins of the “Winston-Salem Journal” reported on Wednesday, Nov. 16 of a possible breach of Wake Forest’s game plan prior to its game last week against No. 6 Louisville.
The Kansas City Chiefs at the Carolina Panthers A late Panthers turnover led the Kansas City Chiefs to a 20-17 victory over the Carolina Panthers on Sunday. Quarterback Cam Newton Newton continued his impressive season, rolling through records for pass completions and rushing touchdowns on Sunday. Newton threw 261 yards and a completed a touchdown […]
No football player on Wake Forest’s roster or current undergraduate student at the university had felt the feeling of bowl eligibility until Saturday evening.
Junior quarterback John Wolford has been a pivotal force in ushering in a new era of Wake Forest football along with head coach Dave Clawson.
On Sunday afternoon, the Carolina Panthers secured a defensive win against the Los Angeles Rams in their inaugural season. In the first half, quarterback Cam Newton made a completion to tight end Greg Olson in the first half for the Panthers first touchdown.
Coming into Week 8, all NFC South teams played at home with most of those games being hard-fought victories and close matches.
The 28,000-person homecoming crowd expected Wake Forest to secure their bowl-game eligibility by defeating Army West Point on Saturday.