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Breida breaks records and goes viral on Monday Night Football

Kaitlin Sells

October 9, 2019

Former Georgia Southern running back Matt Breida had an explosive night Monday in the NFL against the Cleveland Browns, where he opened the game with an 83-yard touchdown run in the first offensive play of the night.{{tncms-inli...

Edwin Jackson to be honored with helmet decal

McClain Baxley

September 25, 2018

The Indianapolis Colts announced Monday in a press release that the team will wear commemorative helmet decals Sunday to honor former Georgia Southern linebacker Edwin Jackson, who was killed in a car crash in February.Simple but...

Killer of Edwin Jackson sentenced

McClain Baxley

September 22, 2018

The drunk driver who killed former Georgia Southern linebacker Edwin Jackson in February was sentenced Friday, as first reported by the Indianapolis Star.Manuel Orrego-Savala was sentenced to 16 years in prison for killing Jacks...

RAC to host mock NFL combine for students

Ryan Kostensky

February 20, 2018

The RAC will host their seventh annual CRI Combine Tuesday where Georgia Southern University students will participate in the same drills performed at the annual NFL Scouting Combine.The NFL Scouting Combine is a series of dril...

Jackson played at Georgia Southern from 2011 to 2014. Photo by Ryan Woodman.  

Remembering Edwin Jackson

February 5, 2018

Former Eagle running back taking strides in NFL

Hayden Boudreaux

October 2, 2014

When the Vikings selected former Georgia Southern running back Jerick McKinnon in the third round of the NFL draft in May they expected a bright future for the player who won Best in Show at the NFL Combine.Their wish might h...

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