- April 5, 2017
Six Knights were named to the 2017 NFF Hampshire Honor Society. This award is given to college football players who have completed their eligibility and excelled academically.
- November 22, 2016
A total of eight Carleton College football players took home accolades as the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (MIAC) coaches handed out their postseason awards. Defensive tackle Pete Boerma repeated as an All-MIAC First-Team selection. The Knights also had two players voted to the all-conference second team. Wide receiver Zach Creighton was named to the offensive unit, while defensive back Dylan Saline was selected to the special teams unit.
- November 12, 2016
In its final contest of the 2016 campaign, the Carleton College football team dropped a very competitive matchup against Gustavus Adolphus College, 38-21. Today marked the last game in the careers of the 11 seniors in the Knights’ class of 2017.
- November 4, 2016
Through football, Zach Creighton '17 and Sam Amundson, a student with special needs, became friends in high school. Their friendship has continued even after Creighton graduated and went on to be a standout on the Carleton College football team.
- October 29, 2016
The Carleton College football team made its longest road trip of the season, traveling northwest to Moorhead, Minn., to take on the Concordia College. The visiting Knights were put on their heels early and never recovered, as they were handed 40-3 loss at the hands of the Cobbers.
- October 22, 2016
With possession of the Goat Trophy at stake, crosstown rivals Carleton College and St. Olaf College football teams met for the 97th time in series history. The back-and-forth battle was not resolved until the closing seconds, with the visiting Oles holding on to prevail, 32-25.