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Nick Palladino November 22: Last-second field goal ends Mules' season
Muhlenberg lost to Widener, 36-35, on a field goal with 10.2 seconds left in the first round of the NCAA Tournament. Sophomore Nick Palladino (right) threw for a career-high 388 yards and was responsible for all five touchdowns.

NCAA football November 21: NCAA preview
The Mules travel to undefeated Widener for the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 10 plays for the week of November 10-November 16, 2014

NCAA logo November 16: Muhlenberg headed to NCAAs
Muhlenberg earned a postseason berth for the 11th time in 15 seasons, receiving an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament.

Sodexo trophy November 15: Mules finish regular season 9-1
Muhlenberg defeated Lehigh Valley rival Moravian, 37-7, to keep possession of the Sodexo Trophy and finish the regular season with a record of 9-1.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 8 plays for the week of November 3-November 9, 2014

November 9: Palladino named player of the week
Sophomore Nick Palladino was named Centennial Conference offensive player of the week for the second time in three weeks.

Mike Harris November 8: Muhlenberg wins fifth straight on Senior Day
Muhlenberg extended its winning streak to five with a 41-27 defeat of Ursinus in its last scheduled home game. Junior Mike Harris (right) caught his first touchdown pass of the season.

Bryan Auvil November 6: Auvil named Academic All-District
Junior Bryan Auvil (left) earned Academic All-District honors for the second year in a row.

November 6: Mules regionally ranked
Muhlenberg is seventh in the South in the first NCAA regional rankings of the season.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 10 plays for the week of October 27-November 2, 2014

November 3: Muhlenberg re-enters top 25
For the second time this season, the Mules are ranked in the Division III top 25.

Monday Morning Mule Monday Morning Mule: A Winter's Tale
breaking down the record-setting career of senior kicker Connor Winter

Connor Winter Alex Meller November 1: Winter breaks records in road win
Senior Connor Winter (left) broke two school records for kickers in a 34-20 win at Dickinson. One of his field goals came after a recovery of a fumbled kickoff by junior Alex Meller (right).

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 10 plays for the week of October 20-October 26, 2014

Monday Morning Mule Monday Morning Mule
Nick Palladino wasn't the only Mule to put up historic numbers against Juniata.

October 25: Palladino named player of the week
Sophomore Nick Palladino was named Centennial Conference player of the week for the second time in his career.

Nick Lamb October 25: Mules roll past Juniata on Family Weekend
Junior Nick Lamb (left) was one of five players to score a touchdown as the Mules amassed more than 500 yards and defeated Juniata, 42-13, in front of a large Family Weekend crowd.

October 23: Muhlenberg teams enjoying phenomenal fall
Football is one of several Muhlenberg fall teams having an outstanding season.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 12 plays for the week of October 12-October 18, 2014

Monday Morning Mule Monday Morning Mule
Nick Palladino leads all NCAA quarterbacks, and the number 41 shows up against when Muhlenberg plays Gettysburg.

Khiry Hughes Cody Geyer October 18: Mules sack Gettysburg for 500th all-time win
Muhlenberg recorded 10 sacks in rolling past Gettysburg, 47-6, for the 500th win in program history. Senior Khiry Hughes (left) returned an interception 50 yards for a touchdown, and senior Cody Geyer (right) caught a 35-yard TD pass.

October 10: Auvil honored with Weikert Award
Junior Bryan Auvil received the Sidney G. Weikert Award as Muhlenberg's sophomore athlete of the year.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 10 plays for the week of September 30-October 5, 2014

October 7: Mules continue to receive votes
Football continues to get recognition in the AFCA Division III poll and is one of four Muhlenberg teams receiving votes in national polls.

Monday Morning Mule Monday Morning Mule
a look at what Muhlenberg has in common with USC when it comes to football

Kyle Ruiz October 5: Ruiz named player of the week
Junior defensive end Kyle Ruiz (left) was named defensive player of the week by the Centennial Conference.

Max Cepeda October 4: Mules hang on to win at Susquehanna
Muhlenberg jumped out to a 21-0 lead and held on to win at Susquehanna, 24-20. Freshman Max Cepeda (right) rushed for a career-high 150 yards and two touchdowns.

Hall of Fame October 2: Hall of Fame Class of 2015 announced
A former football star will be among the greats inducted into the Muhlenberg College Athletic Hall of Fame in April 2015.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 12 plays for the week of September 22-28, 2014

September 28: Winter named player of the week
Senior kicker Connor Winter was named Centennial Conference special teams player of the week for the second time this season.

Jeremey Thomas September 27: Muhlenberg suffers first loss
Muhlenberg cut a 21-point deficit to five but ultimately fell to Johns Hopkins, 42-26, to suffer its first loss of the season. Senior linebacker Jeremey Thomas (left) returned an interception 66 yards for his first career touchdown.

Andrew Kincaid MuhlBox: Chemistry on the Line
Junior offensive linemen Bryan Auvil and Andrew Kincaid (right) spent a part of their summer conducting research in chemistry.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
Long touchdown plays are featured in the top 10 plays for the week of September 15-21, 2014.

September 22: Mules ranked 23rd in Division III
Muhlenberg is ranked 23rd in Division III in the first American Football Coaches Association poll of the season and will face another ranked team in its next game.

Michael Long September 21: Long named player of the week
Senior Michael Long (left) was named Centennial Conference player of the week after his record-setting day against McDaniel.

Brendan Connolly Chris Flynn September 20: Muhlenberg rolls past McDaniel
Muhlenberg set up a showdown with Johns Hopkins by rolling past McDaniel, 59-10. Senior Brendan Connolly (left) caught a touchdown pass, and classmate Chris Flynn (right) returned an interception for a touchdown.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Plays of the Week
the top 12 plays for the week of September 8-14, 2014

MuhlBox MuhlBox: An 83-Year Climb
A Homecoming win vs. Franklin & Marshall put the Muhlenberg football program where it had not been in 83 years.

Matt Pagano Luke Primerano September 13: Mules win big in Centennial, home opener
Muhlenberg opened Centennial Conference play and its home season with an impressive 42-7 win against Franklin & Marshall. Junior Matt Pagano (left) scored his first career touchdown on a blocked punt return, and sophomore Luke Primerano (right) scored his first TD on a 29-yard pass reception.

September 9: Muhlenberg receives votes in national poll
Muhlenberg received 11 votes in the D3football.com poll following its season-opening shutout of Wilkes.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: perfect 10-0!
Muhlenberg teams combined to go 10-0 last week.

September 7: Winter named player of the week
Senior kicker and punter Connor Winter was named special teams player of the week by the Centennial Conference.

Ryan Delaney Lenny Smith September 6: Mules shut out Wilkes in opener
Muhlenberg opened the season with a 34-0 shutout of Wilkes. Sophomore Ryan Delaney (left) caught a 28-yard pass for his first career touchdown, and junior Lenny Smith (right) made eight tackles in his first career start at linebacker.

September 4: Season preview (video)
Muhlenberg is shooting for the Centennial Conference championship, one practice at a time.

MuleVideo MuleVideo: Season preview
Service Electric TV2 previews the 2014 season.

August 6: Muhlenberg picked second in preseason poll
The Mules were picked second in the Centennial Conference preseason poll.

August 4: Long adds third preseason honor
Senior tight end Michael Long was named to his third preseason All-America team, this time the D3football.com first team.

MuhlBox MuhlBox: The Uniform Project
A Throwback Thursday look at the history of Muhlenberg football uniforms

July 8: Stovall recognized by NCAA
Record-setting Muhlenberg kicker Sam Stovall '77 was recognized by the NCAA as a Division III standout.

Lauren's First and Goal June 10: Muhlenberg continues support for Lauren's First and Goal
The Mules again raised money and donated time to Lauren's First and Goal, a charitable organization named for a pediatric brain tumor survivor.

May 30: Mules ranked in preseason top 20s
Muhlenberg is ranked in the top 20 in two Division III preseason polls.

May 20: Three captains named
Rising seniors Gene Blanco, Tyler Cerbo and Jeremey Thomas were named captains of the 2014 team.

Joshua Carter March 26: Carter returns as assistant coach
Former Muhlenberg kick returner extraordinaire Joshua Carter '02 (right) is returning to his alma mater as an assistant coach.

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