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Flowers drafted by XFL’s Tampa Bay Vipers

Quinton Flowers has a new home. Actually, it’s the same home that served him well from 2014-2017. Raymond James Stadium. The former USF quarterback, considered by many to be the greatest player in program history, was drafted — albeit as a running back — by the XFL’s Tampa Bay Vipers […]

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OPINION: USF-BYU takeaways

And, breathe. It’s over. USF has won back-to-back games against FBS opponents for the first time since last October. The Bulls are almost a year removed from their complete and utter collapse, but after a 27-23 win over BYU (2-4) on Saturday at Raymond James Stadium, USF (3-3, 1-1) looks […]

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OPINION: USF-UConn takeaways

Perhaps calling it a miracle would be an overstatement — especially given the opposition — but USF won its first game against FBS opposition in almost a year with a 48-22 victory over UConn on Saturday in East Hartford, Connecticut. McCloud’s bounce-back game Redshirt freshman quarterback Jordan McCloud put what […]

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Another week of looking to bounce back

USF is facing a team this weekend that has historically performed poorly. UConn is currently 1-3, and the Huskies are coming off a 1-11 season last year. The Bulls have a chance to extend UConn’s misery Saturday at Rentschler Field (TV: CBS Sports streaming — CBSSN tape delay/Radio: WDAE-AM 620). […]

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NOTEBOOK: Strong offers update on quarterbacks

USF’s quarterbacks took a beating Saturday against SMU. Freshman Jordan McCloud was pulled at halftime due to a wrist injury. Meanwhile, senior Blake Barnett, who came in for McCloud, hobbled off the field at the end of the game after taking some hard hits, including what appeared to be a […]