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Out with the old, in with the young

By Brent Meske, @brentmeskeDE

December 2, 2015

The firing of SIU football coach Dale Lennon was long overdue. Some fans wanted the change after last year and by the time the 2015 season rolled around, it was down to the last shot for Lennon.With Lennon seemingly on the hot s...

4 takeaways from SIU’s loss to Northern Iowa

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 21, 2015

1. Something to play for couldn't have hurtIt's nearly impossible to say for sure the Salukis took the field with less enthusiasm or motivation in Saturday's game without getting inside their brains, but it appeared to be the c...

Out of MVFC race, Dawgs playing for pride

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 17, 2015

While a 3-7 overall record and 2-5 Missouri Valley Football Conference record leaves the SIU football team out of the running for the conference title or a playoff spot, the team still has something to play for. Players mentioned pri...

Dome not so sweet dome

By Evan Jones, @EvanJones_DE

November 17, 2015

The Saluki football team's final two away games of the season are in domed stadiums. SIU lost to South Dakota 34-31 at the DakotaDome on Nov. 7 and plays Northern Iowa at 4 p.m. Saturday at the UNI-Dome. When the team prac...

Salukis trying to limit wear during long stretch of games

By Thomas Donley, @tdonleyDE

November 14, 2015

The SIU football team is reaching the end of a nine-week stretch in which it will have played a game every weekend.The challenge for the Salukis has been to find a balance between limiting the toll the season takes on players...

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