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GARRETT THE PICK, BUT HASLEM THE PROBLEM

GARRETT THE PICK, BUT HASLEM THE PROBLEM

Dave Mitchell April 24, 2017 0

In two days, the Cleveland Browns have a decision to make. Do they take the defensive end in Myles Garrett that nearly everyone projects to be an All-Pro? Or do they bow to ownership,

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Lehigh Offense Continues To Impress During Spring Game, Win 48-34

Lehigh Offense Continues To Impress During Spring Game, Win 48-34

Lehigh Football Nation April 24, 2017 Comments Off on Lehigh Offense Continues To Impress During Spring Game, Win 48-34

Some spring games are loaded with drama as to who might be rising into starting positions. On Lehigh’s offense, which boasts a backup quarterback-turned-starter that threw for 1,000 yards last year, a 1,000 yard

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Despite 48-34 Win By Offense In Brown and White Game, Lots to Like From Defense

Despite 48-34 Win By Offense In Brown and White Game, Lots to Like From Defense

Lehigh Football Nation April 23, 2017 Comments Off on Despite 48-34 Win By Offense In Brown and White Game, Lots to Like From Defense

Many will look at the spring game final results and stats and see that the offense “won” this Saturday’s Brown/White game, 48-34. They’ll see a stat sheet they might expect from a Mountain Hawk

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QUICK RECAP: Offense Prevails In Brown/White Game, 48-34

QUICK RECAP: Offense Prevails In Brown/White Game, 48-34

Lehigh Football Nation April 22, 2017 Comments Off on QUICK RECAP: Offense Prevails In Brown/White Game, 48-34

It was good to see some football in Murray Goodman stadium today. Battling raindrops under an overcast, spring sky, Lehigh’s offense (the White team) won the “official” game, 48-34 over the Lehigh defense (the

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LFN's Look at the Spring Offense and Special Teams

LFN's Look at the Spring Offense and Special Teams

Lehigh Football Nation April 21, 2017 Comments Off on LFN's Look at the Spring Offense and Special Teams

(Photo Credit: The Morning Call) Going to practice this Wednesday, I wondered how things were going with the Mountain Hawks this spring. You never really know what to expect until you go, and on

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LFN's Look at the Spring Defense

LFN's Look at the Spring Defense

Lehigh Football Nation April 17, 2017 Comments Off on LFN's Look at the Spring Defense

Last season, a disappointed LB Colton Caslow talked about the Lehigh defense after a top 26-21 loss to nationally-ranked Villanova. Caslow, LB Pierce Ripanti and LB Evan Harvey had combined for 27 tackles against

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Curley, Schultz and Spanier May Serve Time in Jail in Penn State Scandal, But it Doesn't Feel Like Enough

Curley, Schultz and Spanier May Serve Time in Jail in Penn State Scandal, But it Doesn't Feel Like Enough

Lehigh Football Nation March 28, 2017 Comments Off on Curley, Schultz and Spanier May Serve Time in Jail in Penn State Scandal, But it Doesn't Feel Like Enough

Finally, I hoped, some justice would prevail. It had been 19 years since the then-President of Penn State, Graham Spanier, had emails hit his inbox that Gerald Sandusky was being investigated about an incident

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Position Switches Something To Watch In Lehigh's Spring Session

Position Switches Something To Watch In Lehigh's Spring Session

Lehigh Football Nation March 28, 2017 Comments Off on Position Switches Something To Watch In Lehigh's Spring Session

Probably the biggest news from the first few days of spring practice is a few changes on the depth chart that may not seem that important at first, but could pay off later this

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Lehigh's 2017 Spring Season To Feature Continuity On Offense And Special Teams, Even With Different Coaches

Lehigh's 2017 Spring Season To Feature Continuity On Offense And Special Teams, Even With Different Coaches

Lehigh Football Nation March 24, 2017 Comments Off on Lehigh's 2017 Spring Season To Feature Continuity On Offense And Special Teams, Even With Different Coaches

(Photo Credit: Gaby Morera/The Brown and White) There’s a lot of excitement in Lehigh Nation about the upcoming spring football season as the Mountain Hawks look to defend their Patriot League Championship. Some things

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Chad Greenway Retires

Chad Greenway Retires

John Hartzmark March 6, 2017 Comments Off on Chad Greenway Retires

Minnesota Vikings linebacker Chad Greenway is retiring after 11 seasons with the team. The team announced that Greenway will formally announce his retirement at a press conference Tuesday.  The linebacker was a great member

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Seven Positive Thoughts About All the Patriot League Recruiting Classes

Seven Positive Thoughts About All the Patriot League Recruiting Classes

Lehigh Football Nation February 10, 2017 Comments Off on Seven Positive Thoughts About All the Patriot League Recruiting Classes

It’s recruiting season.  Every incoming recruit is a Patriot League all-star, everyone is a first team all-American, everyone is undefeated.  It’s all good times, a chance for kids to be admitted to some of

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Why Just Sticking To Sports Will Never Work

Why Just Sticking To Sports Will Never Work

Lehigh Football Nation February 6, 2017 Comments Off on Why Just Sticking To Sports Will Never Work

One of the hottest topics in the sportswriting niche of the world has been the following online debate, kicked off by Bryan Curtis over at The Ringer.  The name of his piece was “The

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Lehigh's 2017 Recruitment Class Big on Championships and Big on Versatility

Lehigh's 2017 Recruitment Class Big on Championships and Big on Versatility

Lehigh Football Nation February 2, 2017 Comments Off on Lehigh's 2017 Recruitment Class Big on Championships and Big on Versatility

(Photo Credit: Dan Gleiter/PennLive) Head coach Andy Coen came into the conference room at Taylor Gym with a broad smile on his face – the type of face that comes from winning a Patriot League

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Recruit Q+A With DB Dre Blue-Eli

Recruit Q+A With DB Dre Blue-Eli

Lehigh Football Nation January 30, 2017 Comments Off on Recruit Q+A With DB Dre Blue-Eli

In the run-up to signing day, I caught up with a few of the new recruits to ask them about their recruiting stories and their high school football career. Today our subject is DB

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Recruit Q+A With DB Divine Buckrham

Recruit Q+A With DB Divine Buckrham

Lehigh Football Nation January 29, 2017 Comments Off on Recruit Q+A With DB Divine Buckrham

In the run-up to signing day, I caught up with a few of the new recruits to ask them about their recruiting stories and their high school football career. Today our subject is DB

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Important Live Sports Radio Announcement

Important Live Sports Radio Announcement

Ultimate Sports Talk January 25, 2017 2

Important Announcement From UltimateSportsTalk.com Effective today, January 25, 2017, Principal Richard Roth of Waynedale High School has informed our team at UltimateSportsTalk.com that we will no longer be granted access to attend home athletic

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The 2017 Pre-Signing Day Big Board for Lehigh

The 2017 Pre-Signing Day Big Board for Lehigh

Lehigh Football Nation January 23, 2017 Comments Off on The 2017 Pre-Signing Day Big Board for Lehigh

With a little over a week to signing day, the incoming football class of 2021 is in real focus. I’m always hesitant to jump the gun on verbals to Lehigh.  I’ve been around this

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Story Of Philadephia Eagles' 1968 Mud Bowl Parallels 2016 Election

Story Of Philadephia Eagles' 1968 Mud Bowl Parallels 2016 Election

Lehigh Football Nation January 19, 2017 Comments Off on Story Of Philadephia Eagles' 1968 Mud Bowl Parallels 2016 Election

How do you write about sports when it doesn’t feel like a game anymore? This is the crux of the question I’ve been struggling with over the last few weeks. Like many of you,

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Lehigh Football Recruiting: Analyzing Needs For Class of 2021

Lehigh Football Recruiting: Analyzing Needs For Class of 2021

Lehigh Football Nation December 28, 2016 Comments Off on Lehigh Football Recruiting: Analyzing Needs For Class of 2021

Is it already time to ask Santa for a bag filled with new Lehigh recruits? Since the conclusion of Lehigh’s championship 2016 football season, head coach Andy Coen and all of his assistant coaches

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2016 Season In Review: Mountain Hawks Complete Five Year Trek To Patriot League Championship

2016 Season In Review: Mountain Hawks Complete Five Year Trek To Patriot League Championship

Lehigh Football Nation December 23, 2016 Comments Off on 2016 Season In Review: Mountain Hawks Complete Five Year Trek To Patriot League Championship

Kids come to play football at Lehigh because they want their games to matter. They come to Lehigh willing to sacrifice so much, because they want to win games, of course, but they also

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