The Daily Eastern News

Whitlow the king of Madden

Whitlow the king of Madden

Blake Nash, Staff Reporter

October 7, 2015

When Eastern senior quarterback Jalen Whitlow envisions his future visits to Eastern, he relates to a character from one of his favorite movies, “Paid in Full.” The character, Rico, is about to be incarcerated by tells everybody in an interview that when he comes back he’ll still be king. “That’s...

Whitlow proud of Kentucky, loyal to Eastern

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

October 8, 2014

Jalen Whitlow might still have close ties to former Kentucky teammates, but don’t get it confused, the Eastern quarterback bleeds Panthers’ blue not Wildcats’ blue. Whitlow was able to watch his former team beat South Carolina 45-38, Saturday as the Panthers were on their bye week. The junior c...

Dameron names Whitlow outright starter

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

September 24, 2014

Jalen Whitlow was ready to transfer the same day he was told he would no longer be a quarterback for Kentucky. “They wanted to change my position into wide receiver and I wanted to stay as a quarterback,” Whitlow said. “We had a disagreement and I was looking to transfer pretty much that same ...

Whitlow, Johnson receive weekly awards

Whitlow, Johnson receive weekly awards

Aldo Soto, Assistant Sports Editor

September 22, 2014

Eastern quarterback Jalen Whitlow was named co-Ohio Valley Conference Newcomer of the Week, following the Panthers’ win Saturday over Austin Peay. Whitlow, who transferred from Kentucky, set a new Eastern rushing record from a quarterback, carrying the ball 15 times for 137 yards, while scoring tw...

Whitlow, Manley to play quarterback this season

Whitlow, Manley to play quarterback this season

Aldo Soto, Sports Editor

August 24, 2014

Jimmy Garoppolo’s replacement was the biggest question mark for the Eastern football team heading into this season. It will not be red-shirt senior Andrew Manley, who transferred from New Mexico State last year, and it will not be Kentucky transfer Jalen Whitlow. It will be a combination of both...

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