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Orlando Sentinel Aug 30, 2014

Hurricanes try to keep focus on themselves, ignore unknowns as opener nears

For Miami, plenty of storylines tied to opener against Louisville— The Hurricanes understand there are storylines aplenty linked to this opener.

'Canes try to keep focus on themselves—and not the unknowns—as opener nears

For Miami, plenty of storylines tied to opener against Louisville—The Hurricanes understand there are storylines aplenty linked to this opener.

UM finally says QB Kevin Olsen suspended for Louisville -- and some "extremity" information.

The Hurricanes sent reporters this email a little bit ago: Good morning, Here is the University of Miami football injury report heading into Monday’s game against the University of Louisville. Out: Rashawn Scott - Upper Extremity NOTE FROM SMD: Translation:...

Miami confirms QB Kevin Olsen suspended for opener

Earlier this week, Miami coach Al Golden said the Hurricanes planned to take four quarterbacks to Louisville for the Hurricanes' opener.

The freshman QB experience and where Brad Kaaya fits into college football and UM history

ATLANTA -- The average college football fan hears the term "freshman starting quarterback" and hardly flinches anymore. After all, look at what Johnny Manziel and Jameis Winston did in their first years under center. They won the Heisman, and Winston...

Hurricanes QB Kevin Olsen suspended for Louisville

Redshirt freshman Kevin Olsen, once thought of as the potential starting quarterback for the Hurricanes, was not a factor in UM’s quarterback competition during training camp. He will not be present for the team’s opening game. UM announced Saturday on its pre-Louisville injury report that Olsen, 19, has been suspended for a violation of team standards. On the eve of training camp, multiple news outlets including the Post reported Olsen would be suspended for UM’s season-opener at Louisville on Monday (8 p.m., ESPN). It is unknown whether Olsen will be suspended additional games. A...

'Canes play waiting game, 4 QBs traveling, and Friday notes

CORAL GABLES—While seemingly everyone else plays, the Hurricanes will wait.

'Canes play waiting game, 4 QBs traveling, and Friday notes

CORAL GABLES—While seemingly everyone else plays, the Hurricanes will wait.
Miami Herald Aug 29, 2014

Walter Tucker ready for challenge as two-way player for Miami Hurricanes

Walter Tucker will play fullback and linebacker this season, making him the first full-time two-way player for the Canes since Devin Hester in 2005.

Which QBs are making the trip to Louisville? Al Golden's last pregame chat.

Just spoke to Hurricanes coach Al Golden before the Canes close up shop (at least from the media) and get ready to head to Louisville for the big game at 8 p.m. Monday. What you need to know: *** The...
Miami Herald Aug 28, 2014

Walk-on Justin Vogel wins Miami Hurricanes’ punting job

Miami Hurricanes coach Al Golden wasn’t ready to reveal Thursday a final depth chart or the winners of the remaining position battles (secondary, right tackle), but reporters did learn during the afternoon news conference the player who will be handling kickoffs and punts.
Miami Herald Aug 28, 2014

Several positions remain up for grabs on Miami Hurricanes

Al Golden addressed the media in his first pregame news conference of the season Thursday, as the Hurricanes prepare to leave for Louisville on Sunday for the 8 p.m. Monday kickoff at Papa John’s Stadium.

UM's O-line pleased with progress ahead of opener

Unit trying to make life easier for freshman quarterback Brad KaayaOne by one, the veteran offensive linemen have spoken to their young quarterback.
Miami Herald Aug 28, 2014

Nantambu-Akil Fentress is undersized overachiever for Miami Hurricanes

His first name means “Man of Destiny.”
Miami Herald Aug 28, 2014
Miami Hurricanes RB Duke Johnson is healthy again and refocused with a vengeance

Miami Hurricanes RB Duke Johnson is healthy again and refocused with a vengeance

Duke Johnson heard two pops and knew his season was over. Now he’s back in better shape than ever, determined to lead the Hurricanes to their first Atlantic Coast Conference title.

Hurricanes Player News

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    Brad Kaaya

    Canes freshman QB Brad Kaaya talks about his first college start

  • Kevin Olsen

    Kevin Olsen

    Hurricanes QB Kevin Olsen suspended for Louisville

  • Al-Quadin Muhammad

    Al-Quadin Muhammad

    DE Al-Quadin Muhammad misses 'Canes practice, more from Tuesday

  • Malik Rosier

    Malik Rosier

    OC James Coley likes his QBs, Langham arrives and more from 'Canes camp

  • Walter Tucker

    Walter Tucker

    Walter Tucker ready for challenge as two-way player for Miami Hurricanes