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Yesterday September 17, 2014

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Blowout win should help Herd put rivalry game in the past

Marshall is 3-0 for the first time since 1999 and faces a tough test this week in Akron.

Tuesday September 16, 2014

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Tuesday Takeaways: A sneak peek of the future for the offense

Cato played like Cato, fans got a peek of a future offensive weapon and perception is reality. Dave Wilson explains in Tuesday Takeaways.

Sunday September 14, 2014

Rakeem Cato is off to a hot start for Marshall in his senior season.

Cato builds legend and Heisman resume

Rakeem Cato moved into a very exclusive club of quarterbacks 100 touchdown passes.

Saturday September 13, 2014

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GALLERY: Marshall vs. Ohio

Photos by Falecia Collier


Win over Bobcats personal for The Herd

Marshall had a chip on its shoulder and played like it on Saturday.


Butler played with a chip on his shoulder

HUNTINGTON, W.Va.—As soon as Marshall defeated Rhode Island a week ago, Steward Butler was already talking about getting ready to play Ohio. He has had...

Marshall Thundering Herd quarterback Rakeem Cato (12) runs the ball against Ohio Bobcats linebacker Quentin Poling (32) in the first half at Joan C. Edwards Stadium.

Herd rings Bobcats’ bell 44-14

Rakeem Cato threw for 425 yards and 4 touchdowns as Marshall rolled over its rivals.

Friday September 12, 2014


Battle for the Bell: By losing the bell Herd realized how special it is

James Rouse is one of a just a few Marshall players who knows what it feels like to win the Battle for the Bell.

Crunch vs Ohio

Consistency has been key to Bobcats success

Doc Holliday says Ohio's players are like clones. Each year they are physical, tough and always present a challenge.

Thursday September 11, 2014


Bobcats, 3 touchdown underdogs, again feel disrespected

Despite winning three consecutive games over The Herd, Ohio is still a big underdog coming into Saturday's Battle for the Bell.

Wednesday September 10, 2014

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Herd has something to prove against Bobcats

Ohio has won three straight against Marshall coming into this Saturday's Battle for the Bell.

Tuesday September 9, 2014

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WATCH: Doc Holliday addresses media prior to Battle for the Bell

Doc Holliday says Marshall must be prepared for a physical team that wants to keep the bell.


Tuesday Takeaways: It was an historic offensive night for The Herd

Marshall's offensive output was historic but Marshall missed some opportunities. Plus another weather delay at a Marshall football game.

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Herd Rewind: Marshall roughs up Rhode Island

A look back at Marshall's 48-7 win over Rhode Island with highlights and comments from Rakeem Cato, Devon Johnson and Steward Butler.

Monday September 8, 2014

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Butler shows he can be integral part of offense

Steward Butler returned to the lineup Saturday night after missing the first week with an injury and found the end zone twice.

Sunday September 7, 2014

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GALLERY: Marshall vs. URI


Cato shows off running back skills, rushes for 143 yards & a touchdown

Cato showed off his wheels Saturday night with 143 yards and a touchdown rushing.


Torrential rains and lightning delays start of Herd game

HUNTINGTON, W.Va.—Marshall was scheduled to kickoff Saturday’s home opener at 7:04 but Mother Nature intervened delaying the start of the game by a half-an-hour. Thunderstorms...


Herd rushes to 48-7 win over URI

Marshall rolled up 724 yards of total offense in a 48-7 blowout of Rhode Island.

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