No Doubles Means the Tigers Have to Prepare on the Double

BY JAY GREENBERG The order–winning a repeat Ivy League title after losing five All-Ivy players on defense–is tall. And time is short. The NCAA has banned two-a-day drills, which will deny the Tigers six practices, plus their later start-of-the-school year than any member of the Ancient Eight but Dartmouth will ... More

DeValve, Reid Learned to Act Like a Pro at Princeton

By JAY GREENBERG Manchester (Ct.) High School had a 2-8 record during Seth DeValve’s freshman year, and then went 22-9 the three seasons he played varsity.  DeValve committed to Princeton as it was going 1-9 in Bob Surace’s first season, and then saw playing time as a freshman on another 1-9 team.  Two ... More

Princeton, Harvard Share Top Spot In Preseason Media Poll; Tigers Face 4 Of Top 5 On The Road

Published on | Read the full article here When the Ivy League announced the 2017 football preseason poll, three things jumped out: • two teams (Princeton and Harvard) share the top spot • three teams (Princeton, Harvard and Penn) claimed either five or six first-place votes, and all three ... More

Bob Surace Makes Statement On John Lovett

Published on | Read the full article here Bob Surace recently issued the following statement about 2016 All-America honoree and Bushnell Cup recipient John Lovett. "John Lovett had surgery during the offseason, which stemmed from an injury he played with during the 2016 season and, unfortun... More

Single-Game Tickets Now On Sale For 2017 Football Season

Published on | Read the full article here Few could have predicted just how magical the 2016 Princeton football season would be, when Princeton won the Ivy League title with a late-season winning streak, including a pair of huge wins on Powers Field. Now you can make sure you'll be at Powers Field ... More

Holuba, Lovett Earn Preseason All-America Recognition

Published on | Read the full article here Kurt Holuba and John Lovett, two of the three captains for the reigning Ivy League champion Princeton football team, have been named to the 2017 STATS FCS Preseason All-America Team, it was announced July 31. Lovett, who earned First-Team All-America ... More

Seth DeValve ’16, Caraun Reid ’14 Open NFL Training Camps This Week

Published on | Read the full article here For the two highest-drafted Princeton football players in the modern era, it's time to go back to work. Seth DeValve '16 and Caraun Reid '14 will both return to NFL training camps this week and look to build upon exciting 2016 seasons. DeValve was the ... More

Ivy Champion Tigers Scheduled For Six National/Regional Television Games

Published on | Read the full article here The Ivy League champion Princeton football game will play six games on either national/regional television, including a pair of games on the NBC Sports Network during consecutive weeks this October. These games were announced when the Ivy League unveiled ... More

The Greatest Talent of the Skilled ’92 Tigers Might Have Been An Ability to Work

Second of a Two Part Series BY JAY GREENBERG There probably has been no more ignominious defeat in Princeton football history than Columbia’s snapping of a 44-game losing streak at the Tigers’ expense in 1988. But the 1990 Lions’ one Ivy League win during the 1990 season had also been over Princeton at Wien ... More

From Close to the Vest, the 1992 Tigers Could Explode

BY JAY GREENBERG First of a Two Parts Series Princeton’s 1989 Ivy League championship, its first in two decades, was followed by a 3-7 disaster in 1990. But it wasn’t back to the pumpkin. The 1991 club rebounded to go 8-2, taking its title chase to Week 10 at Dartmouth, although the Tigers were routed, 31-13, ... More