Daily Egyptian

Hard Knocks: Saluki Football

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 18, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

SIU's football team returns to Saluki Stadium on Monday for the beginning of spring football practice. The Daily Egyptian will cover the events of practice, scrimmages and the Spring Game in the style of HBO's yearly documentary ...

Dawgs reconvene at Saluki Stadium for Pro Day

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

March 17, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

Pro Day on Tuesday marked the last opportunity for former Saluki football players to play on the turf of Saluki Stadium.  NFL hopefuls swarmed the field to perform for scouts from the Houston Texans, New York Jets, Chicago Bears an...

Lennon excited about recruiting class

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

February 4, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

SIU’s 2015 football recruiting class was announced throughout Wednesday as National Signing Day for high school players took place around the country.The Salukis announced signed players as their individual national letters of ...

Former dawgs sniffing NFL opportunities

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

February 3, 2015

Filed under Football, Sports

MyCole Pruitt and Malcom Agnew are not the only former Saluki football players with sights on the National Football League.Thor Hadfield, Courtney Richmond, LaSteven McKinney and Ken Malcome are all using the offseason, combines and p...

Concussions are not something to play with

By Tyler Davis, @TDavis_DE

May 7, 2014

Filed under Sports

When spring practices ended, some players rested their bodies, others prepared for the long season ahead, but one player was told to relieve the stress on his brain.Junior wide receiver Israel Lamprakes said he was told to reduce ...

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