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Football Team To Host Annual Lou Ferry Golf Outing

Tue, 23 May 2017 11:19:00 EDT

The 15th annual Lou Ferry Football Alumni Golf Outing will be held on Friday, June 9, at The Springhaven Club in Wallingford, Pa. Proceeds from the event will go towards benefitting the Wildcat football program and the Andy Talley Athletic Center.



Austin Calitro Signs Free Agent Contract With The New York Jets

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 15:53:00 EDT

Villanova University linebacker Austin Calitro (6-0, 245 lbs.) has signed a free agent contract with the New York Jets. He becomes the third Wildcat to join the NFL in the last two days.


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Brad Seaton Drafted in Seventh Round by the Tennessee Titans

Sat, 29 Apr 2017 20:06:00 EDT

Villanova University offensive tackle Brad Seaton (6-7, 325 lbs.) was taken in the seventh round (236 overall) of the 2017 NFL Draft by the Tennessee Titans. He becomes the second Wildcat to be drafted this weekend.


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Tanoh Kpassagnon Selected In Second Round By The Kansas City Chiefs

Fri, 28 Apr 2017 22:08:00 EDT

Villanova University defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon (6-7, 295 lbs.) was drafted by the Kansas City Chiefs in the second round of the 2017 NFL Draft. Kpassagnon was the 59th overall pick.


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Dage Davis And Brandon Hitner Named Most Improved Players During Spring Ball

Thu, 27 Apr 2017 13:54:00 EDT

Head coach Mark Ferrante and the Villanova Wildcats concluded spring drills on Friday, April 21, after going through 15 practices throughout spring ball.


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Four Wildcats Named Football Team Captains

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 12:54:00 EDT

At the conclusion of spring practice on Friday, April 21, Villanova University head football coach Mark Ferrante announced the four senior players who will serve as team captains for the 2017 season.



Annual Bone Marrow Registry Drive Takes Place Wednesday Morning

Tue, 18 Apr 2017 13:24:00 EDT

The Villanova University football program will host their annual “Get In The Game, Save A Life" bone marrow testing drive on Wednesday, April 19, on campus in the Jake Nevin Field House. The testing drive is open to the public (ages 18 to 44) and it will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.


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Kpassagnon Headlines Successful Football Pro Day

Wed, 29 Mar 2017 16:41:00 EDT

With less than a month to go until the NFL Draft, which takes place in Philadelphia from April 27-29 and will the first outdoor draft in league history, Villanova defensive end Tanoh Kpassagnon and several other local players took part in a pro day for NFL scouts and talent evaluators on Monday morning. Kpassagnon was one of four Wildcats who participated in the event. Linebacker Austin Calitro and offensive lineman Brad Seaton also took part in the pro day activities, as did 2015 graduate running back Kevin Monangai. The pro day event was held at Temple’s indoor practice facility.



Football Team Earns 42 Academic All-Conference Selections

Thu, 23 Mar 2017 13:45:00 EDT

Five football players who were named to the CAA Football All-Conference teams for the 2016 season were among the 42 student-athletes from Villanova who were named to the league’s Academic All-Conference squad which was announced on Thursday afternoon. This is the second straight year that the Wildcats have garnered more than 40 all-academic honors, and the program continues to rank among the best in both CAA Football and nationwide for academic achievement.


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Villanova Football Represented On and Off the Field at NFL Combine

Thu, 02 Mar 2017 09:49:00 EDT

At this week’s annual NFL Scouting Combine, the Villanova football team will have representation both on and off the field as personnel from all 32 NFL teams evaluate the nation’s top college football players eligible for the upcoming NFL Draft. Senior defensive lineman Tanoh Kpassagnon (Ambler, Pa.) is among the players to receive an official invite to the Combine, while Associate Athletic Trainer Tyler Waite is attending the event as a guest on behalf of the Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society. He is one of just three collegiate football athletic trainers to be invited. Villanova head coach Mark Ferrante is also due to attend the Combine this week.