7:38 AM EDT, Fri September 21, 2018
State of The U 1 hour ago
Miami Hurricanes News and Notes: ’83 Canes to be Honored, Injury Updates, Turnover Chain Ripoffs

Miami Hurricanes News and Notes: ’83 Canes to be Honored, Injury Updates, Turnover Chain Ripoffs

Catch up on the latest news a day before the battle for Dade County bragging rights takes place. Good Morning Hurricanes fans! We’ve made it to another Friday. With tomorrow being gameday we’ll catch you up on the news you may have missed from yesterday as well as keep you informed of what’s on tap for the weekend. The Hurricanes will host their Dade County rivals, FIU Panthers on Saturday at 3:30 PM EDT. It will be the second home game of the season for UM and the first time theses two teams have met since 2006. The captains for Miami will be DT Gerald Willis III, RB DeeJay Dallas,...
State of The U 1 hour ago
Miami Running Game, Nice To See You Again

Miami Running Game, Nice To See You Again

Against Toledo, the Miami rushing attack finally showed what they’re made of. During their 49-24 victory over Toledo last Saturday, the Hurricanes running game had its “welcome back” game of 2018, and oh, how sweet it was. The Canes rushed for a season-high 268 yards against the Rockets, and its contribution led to Miami’s most impressive win of the year thus far, and yes, its only their second dub of the season. Now, before I start, let me clear something up. I fully realize that this post could’ve been written after the Savannah State win when Miami gained 239 yards rushing,...
Canes Warning 10 hours ago

Mark Richt frustrated by lack of calls against opposing defensive backs

Appearing on Hurricane Hotline on WQAM earlier this week Miami Hurricanes Head Coach Mark Richt discussed his displeasure with the lack of defensive holding and interference calls against opposing defensive backs. This isn’t the first time that the lack of holding calls against Miami has been discussed by Mark Richt. Only five holding penalties were […] Mark Richt frustrated by lack of calls against opposing defensive backs - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

UM's Manny Diaz unfazed by all the Turnover Chain copycats — he'd just like to see Miami's original more often

When Hurricanes defensive coordinator Manny Diaz approached Miami coach Mark Richt last fall with the news that he and his coaches had developed a rather unique sideline prop for the Hurricanes, it’s unlikely either could have imagined the sensation Miami’s Turnover Chain would become. The chain,...
Canes Warning 14 hours ago

How will Miami Hurricanes replace Ahmmon Richards and Jaquan Johnson

Miami Hurricanes Head Coach Mark Richt announced on Thursday that his team would be without star wide receiver, Junior Ahmmon Richards and Senior All-American safety Jaquan Johnson for Saturday’s game against FIU. Richards is missing his third game in a row for the Miami Hurricanes with what Richt has described as a bone bruise. Johnson […] How will Miami Hurricanes replace Ahmmon Richards and Jaquan Johnson - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

FIU coach Butch Davis preparing for challenge of facing a special and familiar foe: Miami

Butch Davis has already had that moment, the one where it felt strange to look across the field and see the Miami team he once coached lined up on the other sideline. Davis, who on Saturday will lead FIU onto the Hurricanes’ home field at Hard Rock Stadium, has faced No. 21 Miami four times since...
Miami Herald 15 hours ago

Serious knee injuries for UM tight ends mean Canes will recruit two more for 2019

University of Miami fans no doubt are loving the Hurricanes’ two newest tight ends. What they’re probably not loving is that true freshmen Brevin Jordan and Will Mallory, who have …
Miami Herald 16 hours ago

Here’s the development that’s making UM coach Richt ‘crazy’

A six-pack of Hurricanes notes on a Thursday: ▪ Though UM wasn’t called for a single penalty against Toledo, there’s one thing that happened in the game — and apparently …
State of The U 17 hours ago
Miami Hurricanes Injury updates 9/20

Miami Hurricanes Injury updates 9/20

Canes still battling the injury bug Although the University is not releasing a full injury report weekly, Miami Hurricanes Head Coach Mark Richt updated the status of several players after practice today. First up, star WR Ahmmon Richards and S Jaquan Johnson will both be held out of this week’s game against FIU. Mark Richt says that neither WR Ahmmon Richards nor S Jaquan Johnson will play Saturday against FIU. Not unexpected, but now official.— Christy Chirinos (@ChristyChirinos) September 20, 2018 Richards is nursing a knee injury sustained in the LSU game, while Johnson is...
State of The U 18 hours ago
Miami Hurricanes Matchup Preview: FIU Panthers

Miami Hurricanes Matchup Preview: FIU Panthers

With some familiar faces staring back at them, the Canes look to crush the spirit of up and coming rival. As the 2018 Miami Hurricanes work toward establishing a championship mentality throughout the program, the living embodiment of past success returns once more. Yes, Butch is indeed back. There are some that would have liked to see the 66-year-old coach return to the program that he helped mold into a historic collegiate juggernaut, but not everyone feels this way. Butch will walk into the visitors locker room at Hard Rock Stadium on Saturday. For FIU, Saturday is a chance to make a...

UM's Jaquan Johnson, Ahmmon Richards officially ruled out for FIU game

Two Hurricanes veterans — safety Jaquan Johnson and receiver Ahmmon Richards — haven’t practiced much ahead of Saturday’s game against South Florida foe FIU. On Thursday, Hurricanes coach Mark Richt made it official, announcing neither will play against the Panthers. With Johnson and Richards missing...
Miami Herald 19 hours ago

The showdown with FIU just got more challenging for Hurricanes with latest injury news

Two of the best athletes and a freshman quarterback on the No. 21 University of Miami football team will not play in the game Saturday against FIU. Receiver Ahmmon Richards …
State of The U 21 hours ago
Miami Hurricanes Opponent Q&A: FIU Panthers with Underdog Dynasty

Miami Hurricanes Opponent Q&A: FIU Panthers with Underdog Dynasty

Yeah, there’s another CFB team in the 305, and we gotta talk about them before Saturday’s game The 2018 Miami Hurricanes football season marches on with the final non-conference game of the year: a Saturday date with the FIU Panthers. To get some answers and a better idea from the FIU side of things (yes, there is one of those), we turned to Eric Henry, FIU beat writer for our SBNation sister-site Underdog Dynasty. I answered some of Eric’s questions, and you can see my side of the Q&A here: FIU vs Miami: Q&A with State of the U https://t.co/85MesmXAJb— Underdog Dynasty...
State of The U 23 hours ago
Film Preview: FIU Golden Panthers at Miami

Film Preview: FIU Golden Panthers at Miami

The Hurricanes host former coach Butch Davis at Hard Rock The FIU Golden Panthers travel a few minutes to take on the Miami Hurricanes at Hard Rock on September 22nd at 3:30pm on ESPN2. Miami is a massive favorite heading into this matchup, as Odds Shark has Miami sitting as a 27 point favorite as betting lines open for the game. The S&P+ has Miami at 24th in the country while FIU is the 83rd best program in FBS. FIU is one of the few programs in the country with worse special teams efficiency than Miami as the ‘Canes sit at 116th and the Panthers are 128th. The 2-1 Golden Panthers are...
Canes Warning Sep 20, 2018

Miami Hurricanes dominate PFF All-ACC Offense for Week three

The Miami Hurricanes occupied five of the 12 spots on Pro Football Focus’ All-ACC team for week four. Miami wide receiver Jeff Thomas had the highest score at 93.1. Thomas is off to a dominant start as a wide receiver and kick returner through the Miami Hurricanes first three games. His 27.64 yards per reception […] Miami Hurricanes dominate PFF All-ACC Offense for Week three - Canes Warning - Canes Warning - A Miami Hurricanes blog

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    Ahmmon Richards

    How will Miami Hurricanes replace Ahmmon Richards and Jaquan Johnson

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    Jaquan Johnson

    How will Miami Hurricanes replace Ahmmon Richards and Jaquan Johnson

  • 1 DeeJay Dallas

    DeeJay Dallas

    Miami Hurricanes News and Notes: ’83 Canes to be Honored, Injury Updates, Turnover Chain Ripoffs

  • 1 Gerald Willis III

    Gerald Willis III

    Miami Hurricanes News and Notes: ’83 Canes to be Honored, Injury Updates, Turnover Chain Ripoffs

  • Malik Rosier

    Malik Rosier

    Injuries Aside, Canes Show Promise At Defense

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