College football: Return to glory for Fordham
... are those seven pieces of stone – "The Seven Blocks of Granite" – a tribute to the men who played on the Fordham line in the 1920s and ’30s. "It’s ever present," said Joe Moorhead, the head football coach at Fordham. "It’s kind of hard to ...
Conroy part of Seven Blocks of Granite
PORTLAND, Maine -- John Patrick Conroy, one of the original Seven Blocks of Granite on Fordham University's football team, has died. He was 95. Conroy died Oct. 31 at his home hours after being released from the Maine Medical Center. "He was waiting to go ...
Dickinson, Hudson County's oldest football program, returns
The golden generation of Rams football graced the gridiron from 1928 to 1931. Those teams featured the likes of Ed Franco, one of Fordham’s famed “Seven Blocks of Granite,” who played alongside Vince Lombardi, as well as other all-time greats like Al ...
Sports World Specials: Football; 7 Blocks of Granite A Stone's Throw Away
It's a bit early to be looking for another seven blocks of granite, but the Fordham football team will be taking a big step tomorrow toward reviving an important football tradition. For the first time since 1954, the Rams will be holding spring practice.
Dickinson varsity football returns this fall for first time since 2009
The golden generation of Rams football graced the gridiron from 1928 to 1931. Those teams featured the likes of Ed Franco, one of Fordham's famed "Seven Blocks of Granite," who played alongside Vince Lombardi, as well as other all-time greats like Al ...