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Archive: August, 2012

Owls wideouts missing in action

Saturday, September 1, 2012, 1:53 AM
My look at some of the best and worst performances and happenings from Temple’s 41-10 victory over Villanova in Friday night’s Mayor’s Cup game the Lincoln Financial Field: Best player of the game: Matt Brown toyed with Villanova. The Temple senior finished with 270 all-purpose... Read more

Temple must harass 'Nova's quarterback

Friday, August 31, 2012, 11:41 AM
Temple vs. Villanova keys to the game Here are my final thoughts for Friday’s Temple vs. Villanova matchup at Lincoln Financial Field. The Owls are looking to cap the final Mayor's Cup game with a third consecutive victory over the Wildcats. But Villanova is determined to avenge last season’s... Read more

Temple vs. Villanova at a glance

Friday, August 31, 2012, 8:57 AM
SERIES INFORMATION Temple all-time vs. Villanova: 14-16-2 Temple in games at Temple: 8-13-2 Temple in games at Villanova: 6-1 Temple in games at a neutral site: 0-2 First meeting in series: 1908 at unknown stadium, L, 0-12 Last meeting in series:... Read more

Live updates: Temple vs. Villanova football

Friday, August 31, 2012, 3:06 PM
Follow along below as The Inquirer's Keith Pompey provides live updates via Twitter from the Temple-Villanova Mayor's Cup football game at Lincoln Financial Field. If you're on a mobile device, click here. Read more

Owls Insider: Facing Villanova

Thursday, August 30, 2012, 3:54 AM
Video: The Inquirer's Keith Pompey talks with Temple football coach Steve Addazio about Friday's Mayor's Cup season-opening game against Villanova at Lincoln Financial Field. Read more

Temple football coach Steve Addazio building 'for the long haul'

Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 10:34 AM
Steve Addazio wants all Philadelphians to be proud of his Temple Owls. With that said, the Temple coach doesn't think his team should be judged solely by this season's win-loss total. "We are building something here for the long haul," Addazio said. The Owls return just nine starters from last season's... Read more

Temple football chat with Keith Pompey

Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 9:51 PM
Join the Inquirer's Keith Pompey as he talks Temple football in a chat scheduled to start Thursday at 1 p.m. On a mobile device? Click here to join the chat. Read more

Green, Gildea, Wallace named Owls captains

Wednesday, August 29, 2012, 6:48 PM
Seniors Justin Gildea, Marcus Green and Martin Wallace were named Temple's team captains for the 2012 season. A fourth game captain will be selected for each contest. Gildea finished with 51 tackles and three sacks last season from his strong safety position. Wallace, a right tackle, is a fourth-team... Read more

Temple adds a linebacker in Alkwan Williams

Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 7:46 AM
TAlkwan Williams will become a Temple football player sooner than expected, according to the Johnstown Tribune-Democrat. After signing a national letter of intent in February, the recent Johnstown High graduate planned to enroll at Temple in January of 2013. However, the 6-foot, 218-pound linebacker... Read more

Owls shifting gears for Mayor's Cup

Tuesday, August 28, 2012, 5:20 PM
Temple coach Steve Addazio held his first media conference of the season on Tuesday at Edberg-Olson Hall. He talked about the Owls switching gears from training camp to preparing for Friday's season-opener against Villanova. Read more
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John Mitchell is in his second 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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