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Archive: October, 2012

Temple moves Cooper to wideout

Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 7:26 PM
Temple sophomore Daquan Cooper has moved to wideout. The 5-foot-9, 175-pounder was a reserve boundary cornerback. He registered two tackles in six games this season. He played in nine games last season at cornerback. Cooper shouldn't have a tough transition to offense. He made 24 receptions for... Read more

Temple football chat with Keith Pompey

Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 7:23 PM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey as he takes your Temple football questions in a live chat, starting Thursday at 11 a.m. On a mobile device? Click HERE to join the chat! Read more

Is Temple's proposed December game with Hawaii off the table?

Wednesday, October 31, 2012, 6:07 PM
Temple athletic director Bill Bradshaw said it’s too soon to confirm a Honolulu Star Advertiser report that a possible game with Hawaii is off the table. “It’s not over yet,” Bradshaw said Wednesday of the Owls attempt to schedule a game against the Warriors at Aloha Stadium... Read more

Addazio: 'We got a tremendous challenge'

Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 2:15 PM
For the Temple Owls, this weekend’s trip to Louisville is likely to provide yet another tough test. The Owls had been the biggest surprise of the Big East until being routed the last two weeks against Rutgers and Pittsburgh. Things won’t get easier Saturday. Temple (3-4, 2-2 Big East)... Read more

Temple vs. Louisville depth charts

Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 10:28 PM
Here are the two-deep depth charts for Saturday's Temple vs. Louisville Big East game at Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium: No. 12 Louisville (8-0, 3-0 Big East) OFFENSE Quarterback 5 Teddy Bridgewater (6-3, 230, Soph.) 4 Will Stein (5-10, 183, Sr.) Running Back 28 Jeremy Wright (5-11, 205... Read more

Another shoulder injury could sideline Boyle

Tuesday, October 30, 2012, 7:39 PM
Temple coach Steve Addazio said he didn’t know if Sean Boyle will play Saturday against 12th-ranked Louisville. The fifth-year senior center suffered a left shoulder injury in this past Saturday’s 47-17 setback at Pittsburgh. His left arm was in the sling after the game. The 6-foot-5... Read more

Owls drop to sixth in Big East Power Rankings

Monday, October 29, 2012, 12:26 PM
Big East Power Rankings: Week 10 Temple will have a tough time winning another Big East game. The Owls (3-4, 2-2 Big East) just lack a defense needed to beat their remaining conference foes – Louisville, Cincinnati and Syracuse. But Temple did defeat conference cellar dwellers Connecticut and... Read more

Booth, Brown receive honorable mentions

Monday, October 29, 2012, 10:09 AM
Temple tight end Cody Booth and return specialist Matt Brown received College Football Performance Awards honorable-mention honors on Sunday. Booth had a career-high three receptions for 21 yards and a touchdown in Saturday's 47-17 setback to Pittsburgh at Heinz Field. Brown returned a kickoff 77... Read more

Hurricane Sandy leaves Owls in 'flat scramble'

Monday, October 29, 2012, 4:50 PM
There’s a lot of uncertainty surrounding Temple’s practice week since Hurricane Sandy forced the university to shutdown on Monday and Tuesday. “Preparation-wise, we are absolutely in a flat scramble right now,” Temple coach Steve Addazio said during Monday’s Big East... Read more

Owls in the NFL: Week 8 performances

Monday, October 29, 2012, 3:23 PM
Nine former Temple players are on active NFL rosters. Here are their performances in the league’s Week 8 matchups. Jacksonville DT Terrance Knighton: Three tackles in Sunday’s 24-15 setback at Green Bay. Kansas City TE Steve Maneri: No statistics in Sunday’s 26-16 loss to Oakland... Read more
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John Mitchell is in his first year covering Temple after two seasons covering the 76ers for the Inquirer, after joining the paper in November 2011. He covered the Washington Wizards for the Washington Times from 1998 to 2008. He's also worked at the Philadelphia Tribune, the Wilmington News Journal, Courier-Post, Trenton Times and Elmira Star-Gazette. He graduated from Overbrook High School and Howard University in Washington, D.C. Follow him on Twitter @jmitchinquirer or reach him at jmitchell@philly.com.

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