Coaches Mark Richt and Dabo Swinney, each carrying the weight of high expectations, picked experience over potential to fill their quarterback needs.
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Miami coach Mark Richt told reporters in South Florida why Malik Rosier got the nod as the starting QB over Evan Shirreffs, N'Kosi Perry and Cade Weldon: "He did stand out above the rest. It wasn't an unbelievable amount, but it was apparent that he was having the best camp. Evan did extremely well. I felt like there was enough of a difference to feel comfortable that Malik is the guy. The young guys…they got to know what to do and own it for a while before they can really compete at a high level at that position.”
Phil Steele, "Stanford Steve" Coughlin and Chris Fallica give their take on the Miami Hurricanes. What is the best bet for their title odds, season win total and more?
Malik Rosier beat out N'Kosi Perry and Evan Shirreffs to win the starting quarterback job for the No. 18 Hurricanes, Mark Richt said.
The Sunshine State has, by far, the most ESPN 300 players. With the three in-state powers recruiting at an elite level, and countless out-of state threats, it'll be an epic race to signing day for the Gators, Noles and Hurricanes.
Jim McElwain's Gators and Mark Richt's Hurricanes are chasing Jimbo Fisher and the Seminoles, but things just got a lot more interesting with Lane Kiffin and Charlie Strong entering the picture.
Miami's Mark Richt talks to Ivan Maisel about how he plans to get the Hurricanes to the next level, the biggest challenges of replacing Brad Kaaya at QB and more.
Miami's Mark Richt, who was the coach at Georgia from 2001 through 2015, posted a tweet Saturday sending best wishes to the Bulldogs and calling them "family."
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Miami coach Mark Richt was clearly unhappy with practice Friday, telling local reporters, "Everybody around here has to do their job, and right now, it's not happening. And I'm part of it. I'm leading it. It's on me. But I promise you, it's going to be on everybody else that needs to do what they're supposed to do." Asked whether struggles were common in fall camp, Richt said, "There's always days when I want to rip somebody, but today I'm ripping everybody, starting with me."
A standout sophomore campaign places Walton on this preseason list. However, a DUI last summer, among other off-the-field issues, could hurt his stock.
Before chats with Clemson's Dabo Swinney & Oklahoma's Lincoln Riley, Matt Schick, Adam Rittenberg & Jake Trotter discuss the suspensions at Florida, weigh in on intriguing QB battles at places like Michigan, Texas, Miami, Virginia Tech and many more.
Seminoles ready to steal the crown?
Clemson (2011, '15, '16) and Florida State ('12, '13, '14) have combined to win the last six ACC titles. Though Miami is also in the mix, ESPN's FPI likes that streak to continue, giving the Seminoles an edge over the defending national champions.
Miami will honor five of its all-time greats in October, when Michael Irvin, Ray Lewis, Ed Reed, Warren Sapp and the late Sean Taylor are inducted into the school's Ring of Honor.
Miami and Adidas released retro-themed alternate uniforms that the Hurricanes will don this season.
The Hurricanes are in search of their first top-five class since landing the No. 1 class in 2008, and the early returns are eye-opening.
N'Kosi Perry's skill set makes him an intriguing option for Miami, but his youth makes the freshman QB a wild card in the ACC Coastal Division.
Nick Linder has decided to transfer from Miami. The center will sit out a season.
Football season is nearing and there are nine 2018 five-star prospects still uncommitted. QB Justin Fields tops the list, and Georgia, FSU and Penn State fans will be watching. Here are the predictions for all the five-stars.
QB is a question, but the Canes are in the mix. We'll learn a lot about Miami during a tricky early stretch.
The preseason favorite to win the Coastal Division has just about every piece in place to make a run -- except a starter at quarterback.