Latest Miami Hurricanes football News

Florida State, Miami try to flip narrative on signing day

Feb. 6, 2019 7:29 PM EST

Florida State and Miami were hoping signing day could help put to the negativity of 2018 to rest and provide a push toward better times. Coming off a 5-7 record in their first season under coach Willie Taggart, the Seminoles landed a top 20 class but struck out on a much-needed quarterback Wednesday Miami, coming...

The Latest: Syracuse lands DL who signed early with Miami

Feb. 6, 2019 4:13 PM EST

The Latest on national signing day (all times Eastern): 3:40 p.m. Syracuse has signed defensive lineman Jason Munoz, a nice get for coach Dino Babers, whose Orange won 10 games and finished ranked No. 15. Munoz, of Hollywood, Florida, originally inked with Miami during the early signing period but changed his...

Miami QB Tate Martell arrives, says he's ready to compete

Jan. 17, 2019 9:47 PM EST

DANIA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Tate Martell greeted a few well-wishers in the airport after arriving in South Florida, then stopped to pick up a coffee and a sandwich. The baristas, noticing the crowd around him, asked his name. If Martell gets his way, they'll know his name — and his game — soon...

FIU says Miami game on Orange Bowl site will be 'magic'

Jan. 16, 2019 1:56 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — For FIU and Miami, playing on the site of the old Orange Bowl will be nostalgic. For the Miami Marlins, the game may just be a beginning. FIU and the Marlins unveiled plans Wednesday for the Nov. 23 game between the Panthers and the Hurricanes at Marlins Park — built on the site where...

Jeff Thomas says he's returning to Miami

Jan. 16, 2019 1:35 AM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Jeff Thomas says he's returning to the Miami Hurricanes. The speedy wide receiver, who was dismissed by the Hurricanes in November and was transferring to Illinois, said in an Instagram post on Tuesday night that he's going back to Miami. The Hurricanes had no immediate comment,...

QB Tate Martell says he is leaving Ohio State for Miami

Jan. 16, 2019 1:33 AM EST

Quarterback Tate Martell says he is transferring from Ohio State to Miami. Martell announced on Twitter early Wednesday: "I'm a Hurricane." Martell had entered his name into the NCAA transfer portal last week and was free to be approached by schools about a potential move. Martell, who will be a third-year...

Hurricanes adds Hickson, Barry to offensive coaching staff

Jan. 12, 2019 12:31 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — The Miami Hurricanes announced the hirings of running backs coach Eric Hickson and offensive line coach Butch Barry on Saturday. Hickson is a native of nearby Fort Lauderdale and spent 2018 as running backs coach at Kansas State. Barry spent the last four years as the assistant...

Carey introduced as Temple coach, a place he "wants to be"

Jan. 11, 2019 7:04 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple University athletic director Patrick Kraft smiled and let out a little laugh when he took the podium to introduce the school's newest head coach, Rod Carey. "I feel like Bill Murray in 'Groundhog Day,'" Kraft said Friday. It was just 29 days ago that Kraft and the university...

Miami hires Alabama's Dan Enos as offensive coordinator

Jan. 11, 2019 3:02 PM EST

CORAL GABLES, Fla. (AP) — Manny Diaz has his offensive coordinator. And now Miami will wait and see if that offensive coordinator just happens to arrive with a national-title-winning quarterback. Dan Enos was announced Friday as the new leader of the Miami offense, coming to the Hurricanes after one season...

Temple hires Rod Carey from N. Illinois as coach

Jan. 11, 2019 12:48 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Temple has hired Northern Illinois coach Rod Carey as its next football coach, filling a vacancy that abruptly opened in late December after the newly-hired Manny Diaz left to lead Miami. Temple officials said Friday that they planned to introduce Carey at a news conference. Athletic...