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A collection of every CAA article on the site.

  1. Santos and Stevens Continue McDonnell and Cosgrove Legacies at UNH, Maine

    Santos and Stevens Continue McDonnell and Cosgrove Legacies at UNH, Maine

    Aug 3, 2022

    Since first playing in 1903, the histories of rivals Maine and New Hampshire are intertwined. So, it's only fitting both programs enter new eras simultaneously with new head coaches in 2022, Jordan Stevens and Rick Santos.
  2. New and Comeback Talents Make 2022 Year of the Quarterback in CAA

    New and Comeback Talents Make 2022 Year of the Quarterback in CAA

    Aug 2, 2022

    Losing Cole Johnson, Davis Cheek, Joe Mancuso and Dan Smith from its ranks seems like a surefire way for a downturn in quarterback play around the Colonial Athletic Association.
  3. CAA Notebook: Patience Pays Off

    CAA Notebook: Patience Pays Off

    Sep 14, 2021

    By the time Cole Johnson went into the locker room during James Madison's Week 2 win over Colonial Athletic Association counterpart Maine, the Dukes quarterback passed for 305 yards and three touchdowns.
  4. Villanova Runs Into Home Opener Against Bucknell

    Villanova Runs Into Home Opener Against Bucknell

    Sep 8, 2021

    Fresh off a season-opening rout of one Patriot League opponent, Lehigh, Villanova kicks off its fall 2021 home slate in Week 2 with another Patriot counterpart, Bucknell.
  5. CAA Notebook: Fall 2021 Starts With A Bang

    CAA Notebook: Fall 2021 Starts With A Bang

    Sep 7, 2021

    Labor Day weekend serves as an unofficial bridge between seasons. Between the cookouts and other festivities, it is —to paraphrase Jeff Spicoli — the last summer fiesta.
  6. Richmond Opens Season With Howard Amid Lofty Expectations

    Richmond Opens Season With Howard Amid Lofty Expectations

    Sep 1, 2021

    Richmond has qualified for the FCS playoffs 11 times and won the national championship in 2008, but the program’s last playoff appearance came in 2016.
  7. With Davis Cheek Back, Elon Looks To Prove Polls Wrong In '21

    With Davis Cheek Back, Elon Looks To Prove Polls Wrong In '21

    Aug 31, 2021

    If the members of the Elon football team need any extra motivation heading into the 2021 season all they have to do is turn their attention to the Colonial Athletic Association’s Preseason Poll.
  8. Impact Transfers Have Created Plenty Of Buzz Around Rhode Island

    Impact Transfers Have Created Plenty Of Buzz Around Rhode Island

    Aug 31, 2021

    There’s a fair amount of buzz surrounding the Rhode Island football team as it enters the 2021 season, as there should be.
  9. Can Tyquell Fields, Re-Tooled D Lift Stony Brook To Greater Heights?

    Can Tyquell Fields, Re-Tooled D Lift Stony Brook To Greater Heights?

    Aug 30, 2021

    Since Chuck Priore became the program’s head coach in 2006, Stony Brook has been known for its stingy defense. The Seawolves haven’t played defense at their usual standard the last couple seasons, however.
  10. JMU Has Championship Chops In 2021

    JMU Has Championship Chops In 2021

    Aug 28, 2021

    Were it not for a goal-line stand near-miss in the National Championship Game and road lead that slipped away in the national semifinal, James Madison could be talking three-peat heading into the fall 2021 season.
  11. UAlbany Primed To Bounce Back In '21

    UAlbany Primed To Bounce Back In '21

    Aug 26, 2021

    Picked to finish last place before the 2019 season, UAlbany went on a history-making tear.
  12. High-Powered Villanova Aims For Playoff Return

    High-Powered Villanova Aims For Playoff Return

    Aug 24, 2021

    Villanova boasted a nationally top 20-ranked scoring offense in each of the past two seasons — and the Wildcats just might be at their most dangerous on that side of the ball in the campaign to come.
  13. Strong Spring Can Propel Delaware In Fall Return

    Strong Spring Can Propel Delaware In Fall Return

    Aug 23, 2021

    From quite literally the first play, it was evident Delaware was in for a special spring football season.
  14. New Hampshire Eyes Return To Postseason In 2021

    New Hampshire Eyes Return To Postseason In 2021

    Aug 23, 2021

    There was a time when it seemed like the NCAA rubber-stamped New Hampshire a spot in the FCS playoff field each season. The Wildcats qualified for postseason play 14 years in row (2004-2017), but haven’t tasted the playoffs since that 2017 season.
  15. Playoff Snub Fuels Richmond For '21

    Playoff Snub Fuels Richmond For '21

    Aug 19, 2021

    Missing on a Football Championship Subdivision Playoffs berth earlier in 2021 has the Richmond Spiders primed to avoid a repeat later in the year.