Monmouth Hawks football

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Monmouth Hawks
2016 Monmouth Hawks football team
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First season 1993
Head coach Kevin Callahan
24th season, 135–115 (.540)
Stadium Kessler Field
Seating capacity 4,000
Field surface Fieldturf
Location West Long Branch, New Jersey
NCAA division Division I FCS
Conference Big South
All-time record 114–91 (.556)
Bowl record 0–0–0 (–)
Colors Midnight Blue and White[1]
For information on all Monmouth University sports, see Monmouth Hawks

The Monmouth Hawks football program is the intercollegiate American football team for the Monmouth University located in the U.S. state of New Jersey. The team competes in the NCAA Division I Football Championship Subdivision (FCS) as a member of the Big South Conference.[2] The school's first football team was fielded in 1993. The team plays its home games at the 3,200 seat Kessler Field. They are coached by Kevin Callahan.

Notable former players[edit]

To date, six Monmouth Hawks alumni have played in the National Football League (NFL), three of whom are currently active. The three active players are New England Patriots wide receiver Chris Hogan, Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Neal Sterling, and Arizona Cardinals tight end Hakeem Valles.

Retired wide receiver Miles Austin was the first player from Monmouth to appear in the NFL and played in the league for ten seasons, primarily with the Dallas Cowboys.

NFL players[edit]

CFL players[edit]

AFL players[edit]


  1. ^ "Monmouth University Athletics Quick Facts". December 28, 2006. Retrieved April 15, 2016. 
  2. ^ "Monmouth Historical Data". College Football Data Warehouse. Retrieved 2014-02-13. 

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