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SDSU set to play Army on 9/11 weekend

by Agustin Gonzalez

September 7, 2011

If the San Diego State football team played at Army any other weekend, this game wouldn’t be nearly as special. But this isn’t just any other weekend. Not only does it mark the first time SDSU will face Army, but the Aztecs...

Game Review: Cal Poly vs. SDSU

by Agustin Gonzalez

September 4, 2011

A lot changes in 1,099 days. That’s how long it’s been since San Diego State last played Cal Poly, a 29-27 loss in 2008. That Aztecs team went 2-10 and saw its head coach, Chuck Long, fired at the end of the season. But...

Forecasting the Mountain: 9/1/2011

by Antonio Morales

September 1, 2011

Editor’s note: Each week, The Daily Aztec will pick the winners of every Mountain West Conference game. Thursday, Sept.1 UNLV at Wisconsin Friday, Sept. 2 TCU at Baylor Saturday, Sept. 3 Air Force vs. South Dakota Col...

SDSU: Position-by-Position

by Antonio Morales

August 31, 2011

Linebackers SDSU has a strong linebacking core this year and it’s led by senior standout Miles Burris. Burris is next in the line of great Aztec linebackers, as he led the MWC in sacks (9.5) and tackles for loss (20) last y...

Lindley reminisces; offense still improving

by Antonio Morales

August 28, 2011

The dog days of training camp have come and gone. Now the San Diego State football team can look forward to finally hitting players other than its own, as the team has now begun preparation for its game against Cal Poly at 7 p...

Aztecs are fighting for a greater cause

by Antonio Morales

August 8, 2011

Football players are generally seen as tough because of the physical nature of the game. On Saturday the San Diego State football team helped those who are fighting through a much tougher battle. SDSU hosted its Third Annual Women’s Football Academy this weekend. Head coach Rocky Long, along with ...

Aztecs beginning to feel watch list love

by Antonio Morales

July 24, 2011

The first bowl victory since 1969 and first winning season since 1998 are still paying dividends for the San Diego State football team. The success enjoyed by the Aztecs last season put the country on notice and respect has...

Pair of SDSU receivers selected in NFL Draft

by Agustin Gonzalez

May 2, 2011

For four seasons, San Diego State fans got to see wide receiver Vincent Brown burn Mountain West Conference defensive backs and catch highlight-reel touchdown passes at Qualcomm Stadium as an Aztec. Next year, they can still cat...

2011 NFL DRAFT FIRST ROUND

by Agustin Gonzalez

May 2, 2011

1. Carolina Panthers: Cam Newton, QB, Auburn 2. Denver Broncos: Von Miller, OLB, Texas A&M 3. Buffalo Bills: Marcell Dareus, DT, Alabama 4. Cincinnati Bengals: A.J. Green, WR, Georgia 5. Arizona Cardin...

Receivers looking to end SDSU draft drought

by Edward Lewis

April 27, 2011

It’s been 732 days since a San Diego State football player has been selected in the NFL Draft. That number will likely grow to 733 and maybe even 734 after today and tomorrow. But it’s a safe bet that number won’t get...

Newton tops writers’ NFL mock drafts

by Edward Lewis

April 27, 2011

The 2011 NFL Draft is just hours away (it kicks off at 5 p.m. tonight), but no pick is a lock. The Carolina Panthers own the No. 1 overall selection, and the consensus among The Daily Aztec’s mock drafters is Auburn quarterback Cam Newton will be the pick. But that’s just about where the mock dra...