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Former Murray State linebacker Quincy Williams after being drafted by the Jaguars in 2019.

Former Racer receives NFL All-Pro honors

Jakob Milani, Co-Editor-In-Chief/Sports Editor January 25, 2024

2023 was a special year for former Murray State football player and current New York Jets linebacker Quincy Williams as he was selected to be an NFL All-Pro. An...

Jacksonville Jaguars linebacker Quincy Williams waves to the Murray State crowd. (Photo by Lauren Morgan/TheNews)

Former Racer proves doubters wrong: Quincy Williams shines early in NFL career

September 27, 2019

Gage Johnson Sports Editor [email protected] After dissecting OVC offenses for four years, former Murray State linebacker Quincy Williams...

Football nabs four transfers for next season

Football nabs four transfers for next season

January 30, 2019

Story by Nigel Walton Contributing writer [email protected] Murray State football’s coaching staff has been hard at work since the 2018...

Mitch Stewart studies the Racer playbook during fall practice. (Blake Sandlin/TheNews)

Racer football season prompts growing optimism

November 30, 2018

Story by Keith Jaco Staff writer [email protected] In a season full of ups and downs, the Murray State Racer football team strung together a winning...

Senior linebacker Quincy Williams gets a strip sack leading to a game-opening field goal for the Racers. (Photo by Blake Sandlin/TheNews)

Football’s Williams leading FCS in tackles

November 2, 2018

Story by Keith Jaco Staff writer [email protected] The Murray State football team has recorded its best start in the OVC in nearly 20 years,...

Senior quarterback Drew Anderson scrambled outside the pocket in search of a receiver during Saturdays game against UT Martin. (Blake Sandlin/TheNews)

Anderson steers Racers to first win

September 30, 2018

Story by Blake Sandlin Sports Editor [email protected] It took a last-second field goal for Murray State to steal its first conference...

Junior Jason Johnson makes a tackle during the Racers week two game against Central Arkansas.

Racers clash with Wildcats Saturday

September 14, 2018

Story by Keith Jaco Staff writer [email protected] Murray State’s football team will look to rebound from an 0-2 season start when it meets...

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