Miami Rumors & News

  • UM adds commit to heralded 2018 recruiting class. He flipped his pledge from FSU

    Miami Herald "Florida State’s loss is the University of Miami’s gain. In the wake of Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher’s resignation to take a sweet, 10-year, $75-million deal from Texas A&M, South Dade High School’s Patrick Joyner announced his decommitment from the Seminoles on Sunday night to join coach..." December 04

  • UM confirms star receiver Ahmmon Richards has season-ending knee injury

    Miami Herald "The Miami Hurricanes have lost their second major player to injury in the past week, and this one is doubly distressing to the Hurricanes’ passing game as No. 7 Miami (10-1, 7-1 Atlantic Coast Conference) gets ready to face No. 1 Clemson (11-1, 7-1) on Saturday night in the ACC Championship..." November 30

  • Miami's top wide receiver injured in practice, ACC title game status unknown

    CBS Sports "Miami (Fla.) wide receiver Ahmmon Richards' status for the ACC Championship Game against Clemson could be in question after he reportedly suffered an injury in practice Wednesday. According to the Miami Herald, Richards was carted off the field during Wednesday's practice. Specifics of the..." November 29

  • UM’s Walton reportedly signs with agent; Here’s what it means for Hurricanes

    Miami Herald "University of Miami junior running back Mark Walton has conveyed to several UM officials that he intends to forgo his senior season and turn pro, according to a source, and a national web site reported Tuesday that he has signed with an agent. Neil Stratton of InsideTheLeague.com reported..." November 28

  • Miami’s Mark Richt named ACC Coach of the Year

    Fanrag Sports "Miami Hurricanes head football coach Mark Richt has officially been selected as the Atlantic Coast Conference’s Coach of the Year while earning 41 of a possible 59 votes. Richt is in the midst of his second year with the program following a 15-year stint with the Georgia Bulldogs. For a storied..." November 28

  • Miami second-leading receiver Christopher Herndon out for season with knee injury

    CBS Sports "No. 7 Miami fell to Pittsburgh on Black Friday, but still has a meeting with No. 1 Clemson in the ACC Championship Game left to impress the College Football Playoff Selection Committee. The Hurricanes will have to do it without one of their top playmakers. The school announced Sunday that..." November 26

  • Mark Richt confirms Malik Rosier is still Miami’s starting QB

    Yardbarker "Mark Richt made it clear after Friday’s upset loss to Pitt that Malik Rosier is still the Hurricanes’ starting quarterback despite a brief benching. Here’s what the Miami head coach tweeted about Rosier after the 24-14 defeat. Rosier struggled throughout the game, failing to hit open..." November 24

  • Miami’s famed turnover chain creator previously banned from interacting with UNC athletes

    Raleigh News & Observer "Miami’s “turnover chain” has become a charming detail in one of college football’s best stories – that of the Hurricanes’ national resurgence. The chain, glitzy and gold and featuring a gaudy orange and green Miami logo, has become fodder for announcers during broadcasts of Miami football games,..." November 18

  • Miami's Malik Rosier took field against ND after father had stroke

    ESPN "Miami quarterback Malik Rosier played with a little more inspiration during the Hurricanes' 41-8 drubbing of then-No. 3 Notre Dame on Saturday. Days before the biggest game of Rosier's college career, he received the news that his father had suffered a stroke nearly 500 miles away, in..." November 16

  • Surgery ends season of Miami DE Demetrius Jackson

    Palm Beach Post "Miami will be down a key reserve at defensive end going forward. Redshirt junior Demetrius Jackson will miss the rest of the season, beginning with this week’s game against Notre Dame (8 p.m. ABC), because of a reported knee injury. A UM spokesperson said Jackson injured his “right lower..." November 07

  • Woman charged with felony for slapping police officer at Miami game

    Larry Brown Sports "A woman has been charged with a felony for slapping a police officer at the Miami-Virginia Tech game on Saturday. The woman, identified as 30-year-old Bridget Freitas, was allegedly causing a disturbance and was asked to move to the concourse. She refused to move and instead sat on the stairs,..." November 05

  • Police Investigating Officer Who Punched Woman at University of Miami Game

    Complex "After a video of an officer striking a woman at a University of Miami game went viral, police have confirmed they are taking a further look into the incident. During Saturday’s game between Miami and Virginia Tech, a woman who appeared to be intoxicated was filmed being carried by several police..." November 05

  • Blue-chip QB chooses Rutgers over Miami

    New York Post "Rutgers football coach Chris Ash scored the biggest recruiting coup of his tenure Wednesday night. Arthur Sitkowski, one of the top quarterback prospects in the 2018 recruiting class, de-committed from Miami and flipped to the Scarlet Knights. “I believe that Coach Ash & Coach [Jerry] Kill..." November 02

  • Resurgent Miami (Fla.) is unbeaten but not yet ready to focus on national title aspirations

    USA Today "To play the disrespect card demands the questions and concerns aimed at your team not be rooted in reality. So Miami (Fla.) keeps that card in its pocket. When it comes to the Hurricanes, the truth is that this a team deeply involved in the championship race by virtue of its unbeaten record and..." November 02

  • UM running back Mark Walton to undergo season-ending surgery on injured ankle

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "A day after their thrilling, emotional win over rival Florida State, the Miami Hurricanes have lost one of their biggest playmakers for the season. Running back Mark Walton, a preseason All-ACC pick and the Hurricanes leading rusher, will undergo surgery on his right ankle, which he re-injured..." October 09

  • Florida State-Miami will reportedly be moved as hurricane may impact Week 3

    CBS Sports "A handful of Florida schools -- including Florida, Florida State and Miami -- have canceled Week 2 games in preparation of Hurricane Irma hitting the state. However, Irma's impact on college football doesn't appear to be over. Per a report from the Tallahassee Democrat, Florida State's Week 3..." September 09

  • CBS analyst Neuheisel ‘suspicious’ of UM’s motive for canceling football game

    Miami Herald "With one of the most powerful Atlantic storms in history about to bear down on South Florida, leaving millions scrambling to prepare, CBS college football analyst and former major college coach Rick Neuheisel went on ESPNU radio to declare it “suspicious” that the 16th-ranked Miami football team..." September 08

  • Miami-Arkansas State canceled due to Hurricane Irma

    Fanrag Sports "Hurricane Irma is expected to wreak havoc in some parts of Florida over the weekend, which will have a drastic effect on the professional and collegiate sports scene. It was learned on Wednesday that the Miami-Arkansas State game scheduled for Saturday in Arkansas has been canceled and that..." September 06

  • Miami lineman on leave of absence re-enrolled in classes, still won’t play in 2017

    College Football Talk "The saga that is Gerald Willis has taken yet another twist. According to Peter Ariz of the Miami Herald, Willis is back enrolled in classes at Miami. Back in July, the football program announced that the defensive lineman would be taking a leave of absence and would not be playing for the..." August 30

  • Vinny Testaverde's son will transfer from dad's alma mater of Miami

    CBS Sports "Vinny Testaverde was a legend for the Miami Hurricanes from 1983-86 who won the Heisman Trophy as a senior and heard his name called before anybody else in the 1987 NFL Draft. His son tried to follow in his footsteps but will now take the road less traveled for the Testaverde family. Vincent..." August 24

  • Malik Rosier named starting quarterback for Miami

    Sportsnaut "The Miami Hurricanes have been considered slight favorites in the ACC Coastal Division for 2017, but Mark Richt’s team needed a quarterback to replace Brad Kaaya. Malik Rosier is officially the answer. In a school release, Richt tabbed the redshirt junior to end what was really a three-man..." August 22

  • WVU makes addition of ex-Miami TE Jovani Haskins official

    College Football Talk "One down, one to go. Over the weekend, both former Miami tight end Jovani Haskins (HERE) and ex-Alabama wide receiver T.J. Simmons (HERE) indicated on social media that they would be transferring and continuing their collegiate playing careers at West Virginia. Monday, WVU confirmed that the..." June 27