Kanoff Breaks Ivy League Passing Record, Princeton Career Mark, But Tigers Drop Final Heartbreaker

Published on GoPrincetonTigers.com | Read the full article here Senior quarterback Chad Kanoff broke the Ivy League single-season passing yards record and capped a historic career with one more brilliant afternoon, but it was overshadowed by a final Dartmouth drive that, for the fourth straight week, left the ... More

Tigers Fall in the End Again, All the Way to 5-5, with 54-44 loss to Dartmouth

BY JAY GREENBERG HANOVER, NH –Barring turnovers causing a collapse by either side, it was obvious not only from the third quarter but maybe even as far back as the first, that the last team to have the ball was going to win this game Saturday here. On a day Chad Kanoff became the Ivy League’s all time ... More

What Princeton Must Do to Defeat Dartmouth

BY JAY GREENBERG 1) Defend the run.  Ryder Stone is a strong between-the-tackles type; in Bob Surace’s mind comparable to Charlie Volker in ability to turns three yards into five and five into seven. The Big Green has not utilized Stone much to the outside, which perhaps may simplify things for a callow Tiger ... More

Football Produces Ivy-Best Four Academic All-District Honors

  Published on GoPrincetonTigers.com | Read the full article here While Princeton will try to conclude its 2017 football season with a winning record this Saturday, the Tigers have already produced a winning effort off the field this fall. Richard Bush, Kurt Holuba, Chad Kanoff, and Charlie Volker were ... More

These Seniors Mind Any Suggestion This Doesn’t Matter

BY JAY GREENBERG Princeton history majors could ace every course and never learn that the school’s football team has had consecutive winning seasons only once in the last 21 years.  Certificates in trivia are not among the school’s offerings. And neither is solace from a botched call that took away an obvious ... More

Football Hunts Win At Dartmouth In Season Finale; Kanoff Challenges Several Passing Records

Published on GoPrincetonTigers.com | Read the full article here The 2017 Princeton football team will line up one final time this Saturday, and it will look to punctuate a season of highs and lows with a winning record when it heads to Dartmouth for a 1:30 matchup Saturday on the Ivy League Network. After three ... More

The Numbers Multiply and Still Don’t Add up

BY JAY GREENBERG Princeton outgained Yale 527 yards to 513 on Saturday during a game in which the Bulldogs had the ball 41 minutes to the Tigers’ 19.  Nope, no typos there; the incongruous numbers speak to the Tigers’ explosive playmaking ability but also to how quickly they put the defense back on the field­, ... More

Kanoff, Horsted Set Single-Season Records, But Tigers Drop 35-31 Shootout To Ivy Leader Yale

Published on GoPrincetonTigers.com | Read the full article here Chad Kanoff and Jesper Horsted broke 34-year-old single-season records on the same play and the Princeton defense got another heroic effort from junior linebacker Tom Johnson, but the Tigers dropped a third straight heartbreaker 35-31 in front of ... More

Tigers Give Whatever They Have Left But Lose 35-31 to Yale

BY JAY GREENBERG Next man up, of course. But with one game to go, the Tigers' season has become a race to see if, indeed, there is going to be even one man left. There is no such thing as a moral victory, not even in the Ivy League when you are terribly overmatched and still give it the ‘ol Old Nassau try to ... More

What Princeton Must Do to Defeat Yale

BY JAY GREENBERG 1) Limit Zane Dudek: Freshman tailback is averaging an insane nine yards per carry. “Makes the jump cut and accelerates,” says Coach Bob Surace.  “When he sees a gap, he is going right there.”  Yale has video evidence of Penn running for 331 yards against a depleted Tiger defense a week ... More