2012 Ferris State Football News

June 12, 2013
FSU Athletics Summer Camp Information & Dates Available
Big Rapids, Mich. - - Ferris State University has announced the dates along with other pertinent information pertaining to its 2013 summer athletics camp program and registrations are currently being accepted.

May 20, 2013
FSU Student-Athletes Part Of Spring Graduation Ceremonies
A total of 38 Ferris State University student-athletes officially received degrees as part of the 2013 spring commencement ceremonies held last weekend (May 10-11) at FSU's Jim Wink Arena.

May 14, 2013
"FOX 17 Sports" Highlights Team Keegan & FSU Football 5/14/13
Fox 17 Sports highlighted Bulldog Football five-star recruit Keegan Bulk, who has battled cancer, and his relationship with the Ferris State University football program.

May 13, 2013
FSU's Jordan Morgan Receives NFL Rookie Tryout With New York Giants
The Ferris State University football program had representation in the National Football League (NFL) this past weekend as former Bulldog standout Jordan Morgan (Chicago, Ill./Mt. Carmel) received an official invitation and took part in a rookie mini-camp on a free agent tryout with the New York Giants.

May 9, 2013
30th Annual Bulldog Football Golf Outing Set For June 1
Registrations are currently being accepted for the 30th annual Ferris State University Football Golf Outing, which will be held Saturday, June 1, at Falcon Head Golf Club in Big Rapids, Mich.

April 25, 2013
Former Bulldog Football Players Eyeing Potential NFL Calls This Weekend
Big Rapids, Mich. - With the 78th annual National Football League (NFL) Draft taking place this weekend at Radio City Music Hall in New York City, a group of former Ferris State University football players hope to hear their names called or be contacted by NFL franchises as potential free agent pickups following the annual event.

April 25, 2013
Football Spring Game Highlights 4/25/13
Highlights of the 2013 Football Spring Game. Keegan Bulk, Head Coach Tony Annese, and Jace Heneveld are featured.

April 24, 2013
FS Sports Update TV - Spring Game Review w/Coach Tony Annese
Ferris State University football head coach Tony Annese recaps the 2013 Crimson & Gold Spring Game along with the annual Lift-A-Thon, Big Event, Team Keegan and more on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show with host Rob Bentley.

April 20, 2013
Bulldog Football Welcomes Keegan Bulk To Ferris State Family!
While Saturday's (April 20) annual Crimson & Gold Spring Football game was important to the Ferris State University football program on the field, it had a much bigger significance off the field. One of the day's biggest highlights and memorable moments came at the end of the opening quarter when both teams gathered near midfield to watch FSU head coach Tony Annese add the game's biggest star to the team in Keegan Bulk, a young cancer survivor from Fremont who became an official member of the Bulldog family thru the Team IMPACT (Inspire, Motivate, and Play Against Challenges Together) program.

April 20, 2013
White Rolls Past Red In Annual Ferris State Football Spring Game
Despite chilly weather conditions and snow flurries at times, the Ferris State University football team provided fans with plenty of reason for optimism as the Bulldogs held their annual "Crimson & Gold" Spring Game on Saturday (April 20) at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

April 20, 2013
Ferris State Football Inks Five-Star Recruit Keegan Bulk!
Ferris State University football added to their remarkable 2013 signing class today when they inked local five-star recruit Keegan Bulk from Fremont, Mich. Keegan put pen to paper on his NLI, ending one of the longest and most publicized recruitments of one of the state’s top players.

April 19, 2013
Revised Rosters Announced For Ferris State Football Spring Game
Revised team rosters have been announced for the Ferris State University football squad's 2013 Crimson and Gold Spring Game, which takes place on Saturday (April 20) at Top Taggart Field. Kickoff for the annual event is set for 1 p.m. (ET) and admission is free.

April 19, 2013
Honorary Captains Named For Saturday's Crimson & Gold Spring Football Game
Two special honorary captains have been named for Ferris State University's Crimson & Gold Spring Football Game, which takes place on Saturday (April 20) at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

April 19, 2013
Listen To The Spring Football Game Live Online This Saturday!
Fans not able to attend Saturday's (April 20) rescheduled Crimson and Gold Spring Football Game at Ferris State University's Top Taggart Field can listen to a live online broadcast of the contest at www.FerrisStateBulldogs.com.

April 17, 2013
FS Sports Update TV: Esposito
New defensive coordinator Lou Esposito sits down with host Rob Bentley to talk about his experience, transition to FSU and spring football on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show.

April 17, 2013
Ferris State Football Lift-A-Thon Kicks Off Busy Weekend Friday; Spring Game Set For Saturday
A busy weekend is planned for the Ferris State University football program as the Bulldogs will hold their 31st annual Lift-A-Thon fundraising event in addition to the squad's Crimson & Gold Spring Game and be involved with "The Big Event" community service activity.

April 12, 2013
Ferris State Football Spring Game Postponed One Week; Game Now On April 20 @ 1 p.m.
Due to the weather and expected field conditions on Saturday, the Ferris State University football program has postponed its annual Crimson & Gold Spring Game for one week. The 2013 Crimson & Gold Spring Game will now be held on Saturday, April 20, with kickoff now set for 1 p.m. (ET) at Top Taggart Field. Admission will be free.

April 11, 2013
Official Team Rosters Announced For Ferris State Football Spring Game
The matchup is set as the official team rosters have been announced for the Ferris State University football squad's 2013 Crimson and Gold Spring Game, which takes place on Saturday (April 13) at Top Taggart Field.

April 10, 2013
Ferris Sports Update TV - Spring Football Update w/Head Coach Tony Annese
Ferris State University football head coach Tony Annese talks with host Rob Bentley as part of this week's spring football update on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show.

April 10, 2013
Football Spring Game Can Be Heard Live Online This Saturday
Fans not able to attend Saturday's (April 13) Crimson and Gold Spring Football Game at Ferris State University's Top Taggart Field can listen to a live online broadcast of the contest at www.FerrisStateBulldogs.com.

April 9, 2013
Ferris State Football "Crimson & Gold" Spring Game This Saturday
Ferris State University football fans will have an opportunity to watch the Bulldogs in action as they prepare for the 2013 campaign this Saturday, April 13, when the squad hosts its annual Crimson & Gold Spring Game at Top Taggart Field. The annual spring contest will start at 12 p.m. (EDT) and "Bulldog Nation" is invited and encouraged to attend free of charge.

April 8, 2013
Bulldog Football Trio Chosen To Play In Ohio vs. Michigan College Football Senior Bowl
A trio of seniors from last fall's Ferris State University football squad have been selected to compete in the 2013 Ohio vs. Michigan College Football Senior Bowl, which will be played on April 20 at the Pro Football Hall of Fame's Fawcett Stadium in Canton, Ohio.

April 2, 2013
Former Bulldog QB Beamer To Speak On Campus April 3rd
Ferris State University alumnus and former Bulldog football quarterback Alan Beamer, who was a member of the school's first-ever unbeaten team in 1968, will be a featured speaker on the Big Rapids campus, Wednesday, April 3. The topic of his presentation is “Living and Dying to Play: The Joys and Tragedies of a Life-Long Sports Career.”

March 27, 2013
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Ferris State University football head coach Tony Annese sits down with host Rob Bentley to talk about spring football and the Bulldogs' preparation for the 2013 campaign on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show.

March 26, 2013
Ferris State Football Names Former D1 Assistant Lou Esposito As Defensive Coordinator
The excitement continues to build for the 2013 campaign as Ferris State football head coach Tony Annese announced another important addition to the program with the appointment of the program's new defensive coordinator in former Division I assistant coach Lou Esposito, who brings both previous head coaching experience along with significant Division I and professional football experience to the Bulldog staff.

March 20, 2013
Ferris State Football Opens Spring Practice Drills This Friday
The Ferris State University football team will officially start preparations for the 2013 campaign this Friday, March 22, as the Bulldogs begin their spring practice drills. Second-year head coach Tony Annese and his Bulldog staff will have the NCAA-allotted total of 15 practices, which will include the annual Crimson and Gold Spring Game on Saturday, April 13, at FSU's Top Taggart Field. Opening kickoff is slated for 12 p.m. (EDT).

March 12, 2013
Ferris State's Jamar Slade Earns Invite To NFL Super Regional Combine
Former Ferris State University defensive back Jamar Slade(Macomb/L'Anse Cruse North), who completed his Bulldog career under head coach Tony Annese this past fall, has received an official invitation to attend the 2013 National Football League (NFL) Super Regional Combine.

February 28, 2013
Top-Ranked Bulldog Football Recruiting Class Grows With Addition Of Anthony White
The Ferris State University football program continues to build on its impressive 2013 recruiting class as the Bulldogs today (Feb. 28) announced the latest addition of prep linebacker Anthony White (Lansing/Everett).

February 19, 2013
Highly-Touted JUCO Safety Latest Addition To Talented Ferris State Recruiting Class
A highly-talented junior college standout has become the latest addition to what is already considered as perhaps Division II's top football recruiting class as Ferris State University announced today (Feb. 20) the addition of transfer safety Scott Patalano (Orangevale, Calif./American River JC).

February 14, 2013
Ferris State Football Recruiting Class Tabbed As Perhaps Division II's Best
The 2013 Ferris State University football recruiting class, which was announced last Wednesday (Feb. 6) on National Signing Day, continues to draw favorable reviews from sources not only around the state, but also the nation. A Football Scoop reporter tabbed the Bulldogs' class as perhaps the best in Division II.

February 13, 2013
Ferris Sports Update TV - Footbal Coach Tony Annese
Bulldog Football head coach Tony Annese sits down with host Rob Bentley to discuss the 2013 recruiting class on this week's episode of Ferris Sports Update TV.

February 8, 2013
Standout Receiver From Nation's #1 Prep Team Becomes Latest Addition To Ferris State Recruiting Class
The Ferris State University football program, which received rave reviews for its stellar 2013 recruiting class announced on Wednesday during national signing day, has added another highly-talented prospect from the nation's number one ranked prep football team for most of last fall as slot receiver Jajuan Pollock has inked with the Bulldogs.

February 6, 2013
Ferris State Football Lands Highly-Talented Recruiting Class
The Ferris State University football program and head coach Tony Annese made a big slash on National Signing Day as the Bulldogs unveiled their 2013 recruiting class on Wednesday (Feb. 6) afternoon.

February 6, 2013
Football Signing Day Presser 2/6/13
The Ferris State University football program and head coach Tony Annese made a big slash on National Signing Day as the Bulldogs unveiled their 2013 recruiting class on Wednesday (Feb. 6) afternoon. Visit this link to watch the live press conference and catch video highlights of each recruit available on-demand.

February 5, 2013
2013 Ferris State Football "Signing Day Central"
The annual college football signing day is scheduled for this Wednesday (Feb. 6) and the Ferris State University football program will take part in the nationwide festivities as head coach Tony Annese announces his second class of incoming recruits. Visit this page for links to the live press conference, signing day special show and more!

February 3, 2013
Ferris State To Announce 2013 Football Recruits On National Signing Day
The annual college football signing day is scheduled for this Wednesday (Feb. 6) and the Ferris State University football program will take part in the nationwide festivities as head coach Tony Annese announces his second class of incoming recruits.

December 11, 2012
Ferris State's Tayo Moss Claims All-America Honors
Ferris State University senior linebacker Tayo Moss (South Rockwood/Monroe St. Mary's) has been honored for his accomplishments by being tabbed to the 2012 Division II All-America Honorable Mention Team as chosen by Beyond Sports College Network.

December 11, 2012
Sixty-Eight Ferris State Student-Athletes Honored By GLIAC
The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) has honored 68 Ferris State University student-athletes on its all-academic and all-academic excellence teams for the recently-completed 2012 fall sports season.

December 7, 2012
From Big Rapids To The SEC: Ferris State Alum Butch Jones Named Tennessee Head Coach
Ferris State University football alum Butch Jones today (Dec. 7) was tabbed as the new head coach at the University of Tennessee as his collegiate football journey that began in Big Rapids has landed him in Knoxville and at the helm of a longtime Southeastern Conference (SEC) institution.

December 5, 2012
Three Bulldog Seniors Claim All-Region Gridiron Laurels
Three senior members of the 2012 Ferris State University football team have been rewarded for their accomplishments this season as the Bulldogs had three pegged to the Daktronics Division II All-Super Region Four Team that was recently announced.

December 4, 2012
A Potential Bulldog Connection To The Heisman Trophy
The Ferris State University football program will have a unique connection to the Heisman Trophy should Kansas State quarterback Collin Klein earn the distinction as college football's top player this season when the results are announced this weekend. Klein's father, Doug, served as Ferris State's offensive coordinator during the 1987 campaign.

December 3, 2012
FSU's Tony Annese A Division II Semifinalist For Coach Of Year Honor
First-year Ferris State University Football Head Coach Tony Annese has been voted as a semifinalist for the 2012 Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year Award at the Division II level.

November 15, 2012
Ferris Sports Update - Football Assistant Head Coach Rob Zeitman
Bulldog Football Assistant Head Coach and Offensive Coordinator Rob Zeitman is a guest this week on Ferris Sports Update and recaps a memorable win over Northern Michigan with host Rob Bentley.

November 14, 2012
Bulldog Football Well-Represented On All-GLIAC Teams
The Ferris State University football team had a total of 11 football players named to the 2012 All-Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Football Team in an announcement made Wednesday (Nov. 14) afternoon by the conference office.

November 14, 2012
Bulldog Football Recognizes 2012 Team Award Winners
The Ferris State University football program wrapped up a successful 2012 campaign and the first season under head coach Tony Annese with a 7-4 overall record, which marked only the second time in the past decade the Bulldogs have achieved seven or more victories in a campaign. FSU announced its 2012 team award recipients at the program's season-ending awards banquet.

November 13, 2012
Brad Iskow Claims GLIAC Defensive Weekly Award
Senior defensive end Brad Iskow (Bad Axe) of the Ferris State University football team has been chosen as this week's recipient of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Defensive Player of the Week Award after a stellar performance to conclude his final campaign.

November 11, 2012
On Demand: Mic'd Up Monday with the 'Dawgs
This fall's second "Mic'd Up Monday's" with The Dawgs will take place live on Monday, Nov. 12, at Buffalo Wild Wings in Big Rapids. The event will include a live radio coaches show on Sunny 97.3 FM and the Bulldog Sports Network. Fans are invited out for dinner beginning at 5:30 p.m. (ET) with the live radio show airing from 6-7 p.m. from inside the popular location.

November 10, 2012
Bulldogs Go For The Win & Cap Season With Exciting Victory!
A gutsy two-point conversion call with nine seconds remaining in the contest proved successful for the Ferris State University football team as head coach Tony Annese went for the win and the Bulldogs pulled out an exciting 32-31 victory over Northern Michigan to cap the 2012 campaign on Saturday (Nov. 10) afternoon inside the Superior Dome in Marquette.

November 8, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Bulldog football head coach Tony Annese and host Rob Bentley recap last week's game against Northwood and preview this week's season finale versus Northern Michigan on this week's TV show.

November 7, 2012
Football Closes 2012 Campaign On The Road At Northern Michigan
The Ferris State University football team visits Northern Michigan for its 2012 season finale on Saturday, Nov. 10, in Marquette, Mich. Kickoff for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) game is set for 1 p.m. (ET) inside the Superior Dome.

November 3, 2012
Bulldog Football Falls To Northwood In Home Finale
The Ferris State University football team had an impressive fourth-quarter comeback, but fell short in a 38-33 loss to the Northwood Timberwolves in its final regular-season home contest on Saturday (Nov. 3) afternoon at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

November 2, 2012
Vote Tony Annese For Liberty Mutual Coach Of The Year!
Ferris State University fans can help recognize and vote for first-year Bulldog Football Head Coach Tony Annese as part of the 2012 Liberty Mutual Coach of the Year Award process.

November 2, 2012
FSU Athletics To Honor Alum Bill Scheible At Saturday's Game
Ferris State University Athletics and the Bulldog football program will pay special tribute to a longtime Bulldog alum and active community participant in Bill Scheible during this Saturday's (Nov. 2) regular-season home finale against the Northwood Timberwolves at Top Taggart Field.

November 1, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
On this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show, Bulldog football head coach Tony Annese chats with host Rob Bentley about the win over Wayne State and this week's matchup against Northwood.

November 1, 2012
Bulldog Football Hosts Northwood For Senior Day
The Ferris State University football team hosts Northwood in its 2012 regular-season home finale on Saturday, Nov. 3, at FSU’s Top Taggart Field. Kickoff for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) game is set for 1 p.m. (ET).

October 30, 2012
Busy Home Weekend Ahead For Bulldog Athletics!
Another busy weekend of home events is in store for Ferris State University Athletics as the Bulldogs will have multiple teams in action this Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2-3, in Big Rapids.

October 27, 2012
Bulldog Football Overcomes Early Deficit To Stun Wayne State In GLIAC Play
The Ferris State University football team overcame a 21-point first half deficit to stun defending NCAA Division II National Runner-Up Wayne State in a 35-24 victory on Saturday (Oct. 27) afternoon at Adams Field in Detroit.

October 25, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Head Football Coach Tony Annese
Ferris Sports Update features head football coach Tony Annese this week discussing the win over Michigan Tech with host Rob Bentley. They also preview Saturday's game at Wayne State on the show.

October 25, 2012
Special Event Set For Football Fans At Dooley's In Mt. Clemens
The Bulldog Athletic Association and the Ferris State Gridiron Club will host a special event in Southeast Michigan on Friday, Oct. 26, at Dooley's Bar and Grill in Mt. Clemens.

October 25, 2012
Tayo Moss Among National Defensive Players Of The Week
Ferris State University senior linebacker Tayo Moss (South Rockwood/Monroe St. Mary's) has received National Defensive Player of the Week recognition following the Bulldogs' first win over Michigan Tech in 10 years last Saturday (Oct. 20) at Top Taggart Field.

October 24, 2012
Bulldog Football Heads To The Motor City To Face Defending National Runner-Up
The Ferris State University football team hits the road for the first time in three weeks on Saturday, Oct. 27, to face defending NCAA Division II National Runner-Up Wayne State at Adams Field in Detroit, Mich.  Kickoff for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) game is set for 12 p.m. (ET).

October 22, 2012
Vander Laan Claims GLIAC Offensive Player Of Week Award
For the second time this season, Ferris State University redshirt freshman quarterback Jason Vander Laan (Frankfort, Ill./Chicago Christian) has earned Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Offensive Player of the Week accolades after leading the Bulldogs to a win over a nationally-ranked opponent.

October 20, 2012
Bulldog Football Snaps 10-Year Skid With Win Over #22 Michigan Tech
The Ferris State University football team beat a second nationally-ranked opponent in the three weeks and beat Michigan Tech for the first time in 10 years with a high-scoring 56-49 triumph over the visiting Huskies on Saturday (Oct. 20) afternoon at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

October 20, 2012
Michigan Tech Highlights 10/20/12
The Ferris State University football team beat a second nationally-ranked opponent in the three weeks and beat Michigan Tech for the first time in 10 years with a high-scoring 56-49 triumph over the visiting Huskies on Saturday (Oct. 20) afternoon at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

October 18, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Bulldog Football head coach Tony Annese talks with host Rob Bentley on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show about FSU's outing against Hillsdale last week and this Saturday's matchup with Michigan Tech.

October 18, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Senior Tayo Moss
Host Rob Bentley talks with senior linebacker Tayo Moss of the Bulldog Football team on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show. They discuss the season to date and look ahead at the rest of the campaign.

October 18, 2012
Bulldog Football Banquet To Be Held On Nov. 11
The 2012 Ferris State University football team will hold its annual postseason awards banquet on Sunday, Nov. 11, at the Holiday Inn Hotel and Conference Center in Big Rapids, Mich.

October 17, 2012
Ferris State Football Hosts Michigan Tech On Saturday
The Ferris State University football team will host the Michigan Tech Huskies for “Dog Day” this Saturday, Oct. 20, at Top Taggart Field in Big Rapids, Mich.  Kickoff for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) game is set for 1 p.m. (ET).

October 16, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV Show Now Available On Comcast Xfinity
The Ferris Sports Update television show now has expanded broadcast coverage as the show can be found via Xfinity Channel 900 on Comcast beginning this week.

October 15, 2012
Bulldogs Host Michigan Tech For "Dog Day" At Top Taggart Field
For the second consecutive week, the Ferris State University football team will play a home contest against a nationally-ranked opponent as the Bulldogs host Michigan Tech at Top Taggart Field on Saturday (Oct. 20). Kickoff is at 1 p.m. (ET) for the "Dog Day" game presented by Huntington Bank.

October 14, 2012
Ferris State vs. Hillsdale (Postgame)
Postgame press conference following Saturday's homecoming game against Hillsdale - featuring head coach Tony Annese and redshirt freshman quarterback Jason Vander Laan.

October 14, 2012
Hillsdale Highlights 10/14/12
Video highlights from Saturday's "homecoming" football game against Hillsdale at Top Taggart Field.

October 13, 2012
#25 Hillsdale Spoils Bulldog Homecoming With League Win
Nationally 25th-ranked Hillsdale spoiled Ferris State's homecoming as the Chargers fought back from a six-point second half deficit to beat the Bulldogs 30-20 in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) North Division play on Saturday (oct. 13) at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

October 12, 2012
Ferris State Welcomes WBBL's Bakita & Bentley For Live Show
Ferris State University welcomed the Bakita & Bentley morning show, which broadcast live on Friday (Oct. 12) morning at The Rock Cafe on the FSU campus. Visit this link for a photo gallery, interview clips and more.

October 11, 2012
"Breakfast At The Rock" With WBBL On Friday Morning
Ferris State University students, alumni and fans are invited to have "Breakfast at The Rock" with West Michigan Sports Leader WBBL on Friday (Oct. 12) in Big Rapids. The Bakita & Bentley morning show, which can be heard on 107.3 WBBL FM in the Grand Rapids market and online around the world, will broadcast live from The Rock Cafe on the FSU campus from 6-9 a.m. (ET).

October 11, 2012
Ferris State Claims Division II Defense Of The Week Honors
The Ferris State University football team continues to receive recognition for its efforts in beating nationally third-ranked rival Grand Valley State to claim the Anchor-Bone Trophy last Saturday (Oct. 6) night in Allendale. The Bulldogs' defensive unit was tabbed as this week's Division II Defense of the Week by the Beyond Sports Network.

October 10, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Bulldog Football head coach Tony Annese recaps the win over Grand Valley State and previews this week's homecoming game against Hillsdale with host Rob Bentley on the Ferris Sports Update television show. The segment includes video from the win over GVSU.

October 10, 2012
Bulldog Football Hosts Hillsdale In Homecoming Game
The Ferris State University football team will host the Hillsdale Chargers in FSU's annual "homecoming" contest on Saturday, Oct. 13, at Top Taggart Field in Big Rapids, Mich.  Kickoff for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) game is set for 2 p.m. (ET). All Bulldog fans are encouraged to wear red as part of a "Red Out."

October 9, 2012
WBBL's "Bakita & Bentley" To Broadcast Live From FSU This Friday Morning
Ferris State University students, alumni and fans will have a special opportunity to be part of a live radio show originating from the FSU campus this Friday (Oct. 12) morning. The Bakita & Bentley morning show, which can be heard on West Michigan's Sports Leader 107.3 WBBLFM in the Grand Rapids market, will broadcast live from The Rock Cafe on the Big Rapids campus from 6-9 a.m. (ET).

October 9, 2012
Ticket Office Hours Expanded For Homecoming Matchup
The Ferris State University Athletics Ticket Office has announced extended hours this week for Bulldog fans wishing to purchase tickets for Saturday's (Oct. 13) homecoming football matchup against Hillsdale at Top Taggart Field.

October 8, 2012
The Anchor-Bone Classic Photo Gallery
Ferris State University Athletics Photographer Ben Amato captured all the sights from the Bulldogs' 40-24 win over rival Grand Valley State on Saturday (Oct. 6) in the Anchor-Bone Classic at Lubbers Stadium in Allendale. Check out his 250+ photos from the contest.

October 8, 2012
Bulldogs' Vander Laan Claims GLIAC Player Of Week Honors
Redshirt freshman quarterback Jason Vander Laan of the Ferris State University football team has picked up Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Offensive Player of the Week accolades after guiding the Bulldogs to their first win over rival Grand Valley State since 1999.

October 8, 2012
FSU Football Rushes Its Way Into The Record Books
The Ferris State University football team not only beat archrival Grand Valley State in the Anchor-Bone Classic on Saturday (Oct. 6) night in Allendale, but the Bulldogs also established a new school record in the process.

October 8, 2012
FSU-GVSU Football Game Photo Gallery - FSU Photo Services
Visit this link for photos from Saturday's (Oct. 6) Anchor-Bone Classic between Ferris State and Grand Valley State in Allendale. All photos courtesy of FSU Photo Services.

October 6, 2012
Ferris State Beats GVSU For First Time Since 1999 To Win Anchor-Bone Trophy
The Ferris State University football team rallied back from a 17-point first quarter deficit to stun archrival and nationally third-ranked Grand Valley State 40-24 on Saturday (Oct. 6) night to capture the Anchor-Bone Trophy at Lubbers Stadium in Allendale.

October 5, 2012
107.3 FM WBBL: Ferris State Friday's: Annese
"Ferris State Friday's" airs at approximately 7:30 a.m. (ET) every Friday morning as part of the "Bakita & Bentley" morning show on the Grand Rapids based station. New football head coach Tony Annese is the featured guest this week.

October 5, 2012
Saturday's Anchor-Bone Classic In Allendale Officially Sold Out
Grand Valley State University has announced that all reserved seats and standing room only tickets for the Anchor-Bone Classic against Ferris State University on Saturday (Oct. 6) night at Lubbers Stadium in Allendale are officially sold out.

October 4, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Ferris State University football head coach Tony Annese and host Rob Bentley review the overtime game at Saginaw Valley State and preview the Anchor-Bone Classic on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show.

October 4, 2012
Annese on Grand Valley State
Ferris State Football Head Coach Tony Annese discusses the Anchor-Bone Classic and the Grand Valley State Lakers.

October 3, 2012
Bulldog Football Faces Rival GVSU This Saturday
The Ferris State University football team will square off against West Michigan rival Grand Valley State in the Anchor-Bone Classic this Saturday, Oct. 6, at GVSU's Lubbers Stadium in Allendale, Mich. Kickoff for the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) rivalry game is set for 7 p.m. (ET).

October 2, 2012
The Anchor-Bone Classic Takes Place This Saturday!
The Ferris State University football team will visit archrival and nationally-ranked Grand Valley State for the Anchor-Bone Classic this Saturday (Oct. 6) night and a large crowd is once again expected at GVSU's renovated Lubbers Stadium.

September 29, 2012
Bulldogs Suffer Heart-Breaking Overtime Loss At #16 SVSU
The Ferris State Bulldogs took nationally 16th-ranked Saginaw Valley State to overtime, but came out on the short end of a 31-24 league decision at Wickes Memorial Stadium on Saturday (Sept. 29) night before a crowd of more than 8,000 fans.

September 29, 2012
Saginaw Valley State Highlights 9/29/12
The Ferris State Bulldogs took nationally 16th-ranked Saginaw Valley State to overtime, but came out on the short end of a 31-24 league decision at Wickes Memorial Stadium on Saturday (Sept. 29) night before a crowd of more than 8,000 fans.

September 27, 2012
Bulldog Football Opens Divisional Play At SVSU On Saturday
The Ferris State University football team continues Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play this Saturday, Sept. 29, as the Bulldogs visit nationally-ranked Saginaw Valley State for a divisional game at SVSU’s Harvey Randall Wickes Memorial Stadium.  Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. (ET) under the lights in University Center, Mich.

September 26, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Ferris State University head football coach Tony Annese recaps the win over Walsh and previews Saginaw Valley State on this week's Ferris Sports Update TV show with host Rob Bentley.

September 24, 2012
Tayo Moss Picks Up GLIAC Weekly Defensive Honor
For his efforts in helping the Ferris State University football team to an exciting 20-14 home win over Walsh on Saturday (Sept. 22) evening, Bulldog senior linebacker Tayo Moss (South Rockwood/Monroe St. Mary's) has claimed this week's Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Defensive Player of the Week honor.

September 22, 2012
Big Defensive Plays Lead To Ferris State Football Victory
Two big fumble recoveries by the defensive unit in the fourth quarter sparked Ferris State to a 20-14 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) home win over visiting Walsh on Saturday (Sept. 22) night at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

September 22, 2012
Walsh Highlights 9/22/12
Two big fumble recoveries by the defensive unit in the fourth quarter sparked Ferris State to a 20-14 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) home win over visiting Walsh on Saturday (Sept. 22) night at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

September 22, 2012
Post Game Presser: Walsh
Head Coach Tony Annese, linebacker Tayo Moss, and defensive end Jordan MOrgan talk to the media following the victory over the Walsh University Cavaliers.

September 20, 2012
FSU Announces Athletics Communications Staff Changes
FSU Athletics recently announced two staff changes as part of a reorganization within the athletics communications department. Veteran staff member Rob Bentley, who is in his 13th year working for Ferris State Athletics, has been elevated to the position of Assistant Athletic Director, Communications. Additionally, Dominic Hennig has been hired as a full-time Athletics Communications Associate.

September 19, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Ferris Sports Update TV Show - Bulldog Football head coach Tony Annese sits down with host Rob Bentley to recap the home opener versus Ashland and preview this week's matchup versus Walsh at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

September 19, 2012
Ferris State Football Hosts Walsh In First-Ever Matchup
The Ferris State University football team will try to get back in the win column this Saturday (Sept. 22) evening as the Bulldogs host Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) newcomer Walsh University. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. (ET) under the lights in Big Rapids at Top Taggart Field. Click here for game notes and information.

September 17, 2012
FSU Volleyball, Football To Kickoff "Paint Big Rapids Pink" This Weekend
Ferris State University Athletics will help "Paint Big Rapids Pink" by kicking off the annual community event on Saturday (Sept. 22). The Bulldog volleyball team hosts a Diggin' on Pink match at 3 p.m. (ET) with football taking on Walsh University at 7 p.m. (ET).

September 17, 2012
Ashland Presser 9/17/12
Head Coach Tony Annese and Quarterback Jason Vander Laan discuss the Saturday night's game with the media.

September 16, 2012
Ashland Highlights 9/16/12
Video highlights of Saturday night's game verse the Ashland Eagles.

September 15, 2012
Second Half Comeback Comes Up Short For FSU In Home Debut
The Ferris State University football team put together a valiant second-half comeback in its home debut on Saturday (Sept. 15) night at Top Taggart Field, but came up short against nationally 22nd-ranked Ashland in a 47-32 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) contest before a large, enthusiastic and supportive crowd.

September 13, 2012
Football TV Commercial 2012
The football commercial featured on television programs such as Monday Night Football on ESPN and the NFL Network.

September 12, 2012
Ferris Sports Update TV - Football Head Coach Tony Annese
Ferris Sports Update TV Show - Bulldog Football head coach Tony Annese sits down with host Rob Bentley to recap the win over Lake Erie and preview this week's home opener against Ashland at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

September 12, 2012
Football Game Notes: Ferris State vs. #22 Ashland
The Ferris State University football team will put its unbeaten mark on the line this Saturday (Sept. 15) evening as the Bulldogs host nationally-ranked Ashland in their 2012 home opener at FSU's Top Taggart Field. Kickoff is set for 7 p.m. (ET) under the lights in Big Rapids and will provide many Bulldog fans with the opportunity to watch first-year head coach Tony Annese's squad for the first time.

September 10, 2012
Football Hosts #22 Ashland In Home Opener This Saturday!
The Ferris State University football team will put its unbeaten mark on the line this Saturday (Sept. 15) evening as the Bulldogs host nationally-ranked Ashland in their 2012 home opener at FSU's Top Taggart Field.

September 9, 2012
Lake Erie Highlights 9/9/12
The Ferris State University football team remained unbeaten under new head coach Tony Annese as the Bulldogs rolled to a 49-21 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) road win over the Lake Erie Storm on Saturday (Sept. 8) night in Painesville, Ohio.

September 8, 2012
Ferris State Football Rolls Past Lake Erie To Improve To 2-0
The Ferris State University football team remained unbeaten under new head coach Tony Annese as the Bulldogs rolled to a 49-21 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) road win over the Lake Erie Storm on Saturday (Sept. 8) night in Painesville, Ohio.

September 7, 2012
107.3 FM WBBL: Ferris State Friday's Week 3
"Ferris State Friday's" airs at approximately 7:30 a.m. (ET) every Friday morning as part of the "Bakita & Bentley" morning show on the Grand Rapids based station. New football head coach Tony Annese is the featured guest on week three.

September 6, 2012
Bulldog Football Opens GLIAC Play At Lake Erie
The Ferris State University football team opens Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) play on the road this week as the Bulldogs visit Lake Erie on Saturday, Sept. 8.  Kickoff is scheduled for 7 p.m. (ET) at Jack Britt Memorial Stadium in Painesville, Ohio.

August 31, 2012
St. Francis Highlights 8/31/12
Highlights of the 35-24 victory over the University of St. Francis (Ill.) Saints.

August 30, 2012
Bulldogs Kick Off New Era With Road Victory At St. Francis
The Ferris State University football team kicked off a new era and the 104th season of Bulldog action in style Thursday (Aug. 30) night as FSU beat the University of St. Francis (Ill.) by a 35-24 score in non-league play at Joliet Memorial Stadium.

August 30, 2012
Moss, Morgan Earn Preseason All-America Kudos For FSU
On the eve of the 2012 season opener, two Ferris State University football seniors have been chosen as NCAA Division II Preseason All-Americans by the USA Football News. Senior linebacker Tayo Moss was tabbed as a first team preseason All-America selection while senior defensive end Jordan Morgan claimed preseason All-America third team recognition.

August 29, 2012
Gridiron Preview: Special Teams 8/29/12
Special teams coach Jack Schugars along with Austin Kantola, Tyler Uekman, and Skyler Stoker are featured in the third segment of the gridiron preview.

August 28, 2012
Gridiron Preview: Defense 8/28/12
BSN focuses on the defense in today's Gridiron Preview. Coach Oshnock including players such as Brad Iskow, Jordan Morgan, Tayo Moss and Will Miles are featured.

August 27, 2012
A New Era Starts This Thursday Night: FSU vs. St. Francis
The Ferris State University football team kicks off a new era and its 104th season of varsity competition Thursday, Aug. 30, as the Bulldogs visit the University of St. Francis (Ill.) Fighting Saints for a 7 p.m. (ET) non-conference matchup at Memorial Stadium in Joliet, Illinois.  The contest serves as the Bulldogs’ 2012 season opener and the first game under new head coach Tony Annese.

August 27, 2012
Gridiron Preview: Offense 8/27/12
The Bulldog Sports Network begins the 2012 football season preview series focusing on the offense. Coach Rob Zeitman among other offensive players are featured. The series concentrates on the Defense tomorrow.

August 24, 2012
Bulldog Football Media Day Part Of Busy Day As Camp Closes
The Ferris State University football team put its finishing touches on fall preseson camp on Friday (Aug. 24) as the Bulldogs held their annual media and photo day activities at Top Taggart Field.

August 22, 2012
"Ferris State Friday's" Debuts This Week On WBBL
Ferris State University Athletics has announced a partnership with popular West Michigan sports leader WBBL and will debut "Ferris State Friday's" starting this week.

August 22, 2012
Sunny 97.3 FM To Broadcast Live From FSU Friday
The flagship home of Ferris State University Athletics, local radio station Sunny 97.3 FM, has announced its popular "Radio Caffeine" morning show will air live from FSU's Wheeler Pavilion at Top Taggart Field this Friday (Aug. 24).

August 20, 2012
Ferris State Football Media Day This Friday
The Ferris State University football program will hold its 2012 Media Day this Friday (Aug. 24) at Top Taggart Field on the FSU campus in Big Rapids, Mich. The event will be held in conjunction with the squad's individual and team photo shoot from 8:45 to 10:45 a.m. (ET).

August 18, 2012
Ferris State Football Scrimmage Photo Gallery
The Ferris State University football program held its first major scrimmage of fall camp on Saturday (Aug. 18) at FSU's Top Taggart Field. Visit this link for photos from the nearly 90-minute scrimmage.

August 17, 2012
Football Scrimmage On Saturday; Purchase Chair Back Seats!
The Ferris State University football team will hold its first official scrimmage of fall camp on Saturday (Aug. 18) at Top Taggart Field. The scrimmage is slated for a 12 p.m. (ET) start.

August 17, 2012
Bulldog Football Unveils New Uniforms At Team Meeting
The Ferris State University football program officially unveiled its new uniforms for the 2012 gridiron campaign in a surprise presentation during a team bonding meeting on Friday (Aug. 17) night in the auditorium of the Industrial Resource Center (IRC) on the FSU campus near Top Taggart Field.

August 17, 2012
Football Unveils New Uniforms 8/17/12
The Ferris State University football program officially unveiled its new uniforms for the 2012 gridiron campaign in a surprise presentation during a team bonding meeting on Friday (Aug. 17) night in the auditorium of the Industrial Resource Center (IRC) on the FSU campus near Top Taggart Field.

August 15, 2012
2012 GLIAC Football Media Day Central Website
The Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) unveiled its 2012 Football Media Day Website on Thursday (Aug. 18). The 2012 GLIAC Football Media Day Central Website includes information on the upcoming campaign with video comments from respective head coaches, links to various team information in addition to the preseason poll.

August 15, 2012
Bulldogs Tabbed Sixth In Competitive GLIAC North Division
The Ferris State University football team was selected to finish sixth in the 2012 Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) Football Coaches Preseason North Division Poll, which was released Wednesday (Aug. 15) in conjunction with the launch of the GLIAC Football Media Day website.

August 14, 2012
Join The Gridiron Club & Support Ferris State Football
Through adversity and triumph, the Gridiron Club continues to support Bulldog Football. The club has grown from a handful of fans to over 500 individual members and businesses. The financial support and encouragement of Gridiron Club members continues to inspire coaches and players from year to year. Click here for more info on joining the Gridiron Club.

August 14, 2012
"Two-a-Day's" Begin 8/14/12
FerrisStateBulldogs.com catches up with the football team. "Two-a-day's" began on August 14th. Head coach Tony Annese, offensive coordinator Rob Zeitman, defensive end Jordan Morgan, and quarterback Taylor Masiewicz are featured.

August 13, 2012
Preseason Camp Continues For Bulldog Football
The Ferris State University football program continues to prepare for its 2012 season opener as fall camp rolls on in Big Rapids. The Bulldogs, who reported to camp last Wednesday (Aug. 8), are slated to hold their first practice in full pads on Monday. The first official two-a-day practice session is scheduled for Tuesday at Top Taggart Field.

August 10, 2012
Day 2 of Practice Feature 8/10/12
A video feature on the second day of football practice for the Ferris State Bulldogs. Tony Annese, Tayo Moss, Dwayne Williams, and Ryan Oshnock are featured.

August 9, 2012
First Practice In The Books For The Bulldog Football Team
The first official practice of 2012 is in the books for the Ferris State University football team. FSU held its first practice of the season on Thursday (Aug. 9) afternoon under rainy conditions at FSU's Top Taggart Field. The two and a half-hour workout was spirited and featured plenty of enthusiasm despite the fact players were allowed to only wear helmets per NCAA regulations.

August 9, 2012
Annese Recaps First Practice 8/9/12
First-year Ferris State University football Head Coach Tony Annese discusses the first practice of the 2012 campaign for the Bulldogs, which took place Thursday under rainy conditions at Top Taggart Field.

August 7, 2012
New FerrisStateBulldogs.com Officially Launches
Ferris State University Athletics officially unveiled its re-designed website on Tuesday, Aug. 6. The new site features a number of new and innovative features for Bulldog fans.

August 6, 2012
Bulldog Football Opens Fall Camp This Week
A new era of Ferris State University football officially begins this week as the Bulldogs open preseason preparations for the 2012 campaign under first-year head coach Tony Annese on Wednesday (Aug. 8).

July 20, 2012
Excitement Builds Thru Football Summer Camps
The excitement continues to build for Ferris State University football and the 2012 campaign as evidenced by the Bulldogs' highly-successful summer camp season.

July 20, 2012
Youth Summer Camps Feature
Over 250 youth football players attended the Twilight Summer Camp on Sunday. We take you inside the action this week on Football Friday.

July 6, 2012
FSU Saddened By Death Of Chad Schoen
Ferris State University is deeply saddened to learn of the death of Chad Schoen, a 2010 graduate and former member of the Bulldog football program, from 2005 through 2009.

July 5, 2012
Tayo Moss Tabbed As Preseason All-American
Ferris State University senior linebacker Tayo Moss continues to receive preseason recognition as he has been named to the 2012 Beyond Sports Network Division II Preseason All-America Second Team.

June 18, 2012
Football Tickets & Reserved Chairbacks On Sale!
Ferris State University football fans can now purchase season and individual game tickets for the 2012 campaign, which will mark the program's first season under new head coach Tony Annese.

June 5, 2012
Record Turnout For Football Golf Outing
The excitement continues to build for Ferris State University football as evidenced by this past Saturday's (June 2) record turnout for the 29th annual Bulldog Football Golf Outing, which was held at Clear Lake Country Club.

May 30, 2012
Tayo Moss Tabbed As GLIAC Player To Watch
Senior linebacker Tayo Moss of the Ferris State University football team has been chosen as one of the top three players to watch in the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) this fall by the Beyond Sports College Network.

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Listen LIVE: Mic'd Up Mondays!
The Ferris State University Athletics Department has announced plans for two "Mic'd Up Monday's" with the Dawgs, which will take place at local establishments and include a live radio coaches show on Sunny 97.3 FM and the Bulldog Sports Network. he first show will take place this coming Monday, Oct. 29, at Crankers Restaurant and Brewery in downtown Big Rapids.

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GLIAC Football Media Day 2012
Football radio and television announcer Rob Bentley sits down with head coach Tony Annese, to discuss the upcoming season in preparation for the 2012 GLIAC Football Media Day.

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2012 Ferris State Football Yearbook
Visit this link for the official 2012 Ferris State University football online yearbook with information and links. The virtual yearbook includes statistics, records, rosters and more.

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