Monthly Archives: April 2012

Leading the way

Colorado State coach Jim McElwain said after the Green-Gold Game there would be a leadership council established to lead the team forward through the summer months. It turns out to be a list of 16 players, voted on by their … Continue reading

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Covering all the bases

Jim McElwain had a quick responses to the questions of if his Colorado State football team has its base formations in and down pat: They were no and no. Still, the Rams are moving forward in trying to cover everything … Continue reading

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Laughter is the best medicine

The one thing that can almost be counted on daily from a Jim McElwain post-practice interview is a joke or two. Sometimes it’s to avoid giving a straight answer, but either way, the man does have a sense of humor. … Continue reading

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Finding teachable moments

Sunday’s weather didn’t change a thing. Neither did the pressure from the defense. Or the fact the walking wounded accounted for a pretty impressive group of personnel. Colorado State coach Jim McElwain has had no interest all spring in making … Continue reading

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Maybe he has a point

Colorado State coach Jim McElwain has said all spring that the Rams aren’t running anything fancy on offense or defense, especially at times when people can actually come and watch. “We’re pretty vanilla. I’m not going to show our hand, … Continue reading

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Rams ready for road trip

Friday’s practice gives Colorado State a chance to take their show on the road, heading down to Infinity Park in Glendale as an outreach for their fans. The session is slated to begin at 6 p.m. Coach Jim McElwain has … Continue reading

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Not all bad news

Not that giving up 27 sacks in a single scrimmage is a good thing, but Colorado State football coach Jim McElwain said there was a silver lining to what transpired. The mistakes are correctable. “Here’s the positive. They’re very correctable,” … Continue reading

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CSU assistant coach: no decision on new coach yet

Despite reports that the search has been narrowed to a few candidates who all come from outside the program, Colorado State assistant basketball coach Niko Medved said on Tuesday that as far as he knew, he and assistant coach Craig … Continue reading

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Colorado State narrows search for new men’s basketball coach, but no decision made yet

More than two weeks into the search for a new head men’s basketball coach, Colorado State appears close to making a final decision. However, nothing is official yet, a university spokesperson said Tuesday afternoon. On Monday Jeff Goodman of CBS … Continue reading

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Coming together as one

One constant Jim McElwain has preached since he has arrived on campus is that the Rams will move forward as one. No longer do the offense and defense compete against each other on daily basis with scores being kept. And … Continue reading

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