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Lafayette-Lehigh 150

October 29, 2013

Tickets for 2014 Lafayette-Lehigh Game at Yankee Stadium Go On Sale Nov. 18

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The 2014 Lafayette football schedule will include four games at Fisher Stadium while Lafayette will also host the 150th meeting of college football’s most-played rivalry Nov. 22 at Yankee Stadium. Season ticket packages will go on sale Nov. 1 on goleopards.com or through the Lafayette ticket office (610-330-5471, tickets@lafayette.edu). Season ticket prices remain the same [...]

Quarterback Drew Reed gets ready to pass the football

October 29, 2013

Quarterback Drew Reed ’17 Earns National Performer of the Week Award

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Quarterback Drew Reed ’17 has been named the Patriot League Football Offensive Player and Rookie of the Week, the first time that a first-year student has won the offensive honor and the lone occurrence of a player winning both awards concurrently. He also garnered the College Football Performance Awards Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) National Performer of the Week honor. [...]

Chicago Bears linebacker Blake Costanzo '06 runs down the field during a game

October 24, 2013

Catching Up with Chicago Bears’ Blake Costanzo ’06

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Blake Costanzo ’06 is in his second season with the Chicago Bears and his seventh in the National Football League. He has played some games at linebacker but has been known as a standout special teams performer his entire career, once earning selection to SI.com’s All-Pro team on special teams. GoLeopards.com recently caught up with him. GoLeopards.com: What [...]

Lafayette football players celebrate following a touchdown.

September 3, 2013

LSN Announces 2013 Football Broadcast Schedule

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The Lafayette Sports Network will provide live coverage of all 11 games on the 2013 Leopards football schedule for the 11th straight season. LSN is partnering with ESPN on as many as 10 broadcasts for distribution of LSN telecasts on ESPN3 and ESPN GamePlan. View the 2013 football schedule LSN’s broadcast team will double in [...]

Lafayette Football

August 2, 2013

Kirby Foundation Endows Head Football Coaching Position

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The F.M. Kirby Foundation has donated $2 million to the College to endow the position of head football coach. The position, which is occupied by Frank Tavani in his 14th year, will now carry the title Fred M. Kirby II ’42 Head Football Coach. Funds from the endowment will be used for football coaches’ salaries, [...]

Jon Gruden

April 24, 2013

Video: Super Bowl-Winning Coach Jon Gruden P’16 Talks About Lafayette

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ESPN Monday Night Football analyst Jon Gruden P’16 recently spoke on the Lafayette Sports Network about the Leopards football team and the Super Bowl, which he won in 2002 as head coach of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. He is the parent of tailback Deuce Gruden ’16. “There’s a tradition here at Lafayette athletically and academically that [...]

Lafayette football players celebrate following a touchdown.

February 5, 2013

GoLeopards.com Offers Expansive Coverage of National Signing Day

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GoLeopards.com will once again offer the most exclusive and expansive coverage of National Signing Day in the Patriot League with all-day, live updates from Bourger Varsity Football House today. Visit Signing Day Central Learn about the Signing Day season tickets special For the fourth consecutive year, the day will culminate with “The Wrap Up Show [...]

Lafayette-Lehigh 148

November 19, 2012

Photos and Video of 148th Lafayette-Lehigh Game

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Thousands of Lafayette students, alumni, parents, and friends came out to support Leopard football Saturday during the 148th game in college football’s most-played rivalry at Fisher Stadium. Although Lehigh beat Lafayette, 38-21, the day and preceding week were full of excitement on campus. Students got ready for the game during Rivalry Week, which included Mountain Hawk [...]

Lafayette-Lehigh 150

November 17, 2012

Lafayette To Host 150th Meeting in College Football’s Most-Played Rivalry at Yankee Stadium

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Lafayette will host the 150th meeting in college football’s most-played rivalry at Yankee Stadium Nov. 22, 2014. Lafayette President Daniel H. Weiss and Lehigh University President Alice Gast made the announcement Saturday morning at the annual President’s Brunch before the 148th Lafayette-Lehigh game at Fisher Stadium. “Lafayette College is honored to host the 150th meeting [...]

Lafayette-Lehigh 1968

November 15, 2012

Lafayette-Lehigh: A Historic Rivalry in Images

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College football’s most-played rivalry dates back to 1884, when Lafayette shut out Lehigh 50-0 in Easton. The two teams met twice a year from 1884-1901 (three times in 1891) and once a year since then with the exception of 1896, when a player eligibility dispute cancelled the game. The Leopards lead the series 76-66-5. This [...]