Heinicke is getting “pad” duty in Vikings camp

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Taylor Heinicke is doing 4th string QB types of things at the Minnesota Vikings training camp.  One of those tasks is to carry pads and helmets of the veteran QBs in camps...Teddy Bridgewater, Shaun Hill and Mike Kafka. The NFL released this picture on their official instagram account which is closing in on 65k likes.  At least 100 of those are from his former teammates at … [Read more...]

Team Loaded VA captures Adidas Uprising Summer Championships

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In a stacked field that featured Team Loaded NC (Dennis Smith, Edrice "Bam" Adebayo) it was Team Loaded VA that captured the Adidas Uprising Summer Championship in Las Vegas. Loaded VA rallied from down 16 by elevating the tempo and pressure on defense to defeat Mass Rivals 76-74 in front of many coaching staffs including the one from Old Dominion checking in on Xavier Green … [Read more...]

ODU-Appalachian State to be televised on ASN


Old Dominion's critical September 26th home game against Appalachian State has finally found its way onto a television set near you! The game was inexplicably left off of Conference USA's televised list of games earlier this off season but after persistent lobbying from Bobby Wilder, has been added as a 3:30 kickoff. As of now eleven of ODU's twelve games are able to be … [Read more...]

VIDEO: Check out these upgrades coming to the TED


The Ted Constant Center is being upgraded ahead of the 2015-16 basketball season. A new center hung HD video scoreboard, LED ribbon displays and digital signage will be installed to enhance the fan experience according to a release from ODUSports.com. “Few venues in the country can rival the Ted when it comes to design, spectator experience and entertainment,” says ODU … [Read more...]

Rodgers selects ODU over Temple, NC State


The Monarchs went into New Jersey again and grabbed a three star athlete, this time adding Tyree Rodgers to ODU's 2016 recruiting class. Rodgers (6'1, 192) played QB last season at Camden Catholic HS in Cherry Hill, NJ where he helped lead the team to an 8-2 record.  Rodgers threw for 1,856 yards and 20 TDs and added another three scores on the ground.  At Old Dominion he is … [Read more...]

Heinicke is competing at Vikings training camp


Taylor Heinicke and the Minnesota Vikings opened training camp yesterday and already have two full days in the books.  The Vikings and Steelers were the first NFL team to open camp with everyone else following suit sometime this week. Minnesota and Pittsburgh will play in the Hall of Fame game on August 9th, which kicks off the NFL preseason.  Heinicke, currently listed as … [Read more...]

Five records unlikely to fall anytime soon


Bobby Wilder's offense at Old Dominion has put up some outrageous numbers in their short history.  Most of this was accomplished against FCS competition when the Monarchs were attempting to go as fast as possible. With the move to the FBS and an admission that a slower paced attack is what is best for the maturation of the defense, many of these records will live on for a … [Read more...]