Former Griff Chris Manhertz earns spot on Saints’ final roster

Former Griff Chris Manhertz earns spot on Saints’ final roster

Courtesy of GoGriffs.com The New Orleans Saints announced Saturday that former Canisius men’s basketball player Chris Manhertz ’14 has officially made the team’s final 53-man roster. All NFL teams needed to trim their rosters to 53 players by a 4 p.m., deadline. Manhertz, who spent the 2015 season on the Saints’ practice squad, is the […]

Former Griff Chris Manhertz Joins New Orleans Saints’ practice squad

Former Griff Chris Manhertz Joins New Orleans Saints’ practice squad

Former Canisius men’s basketball player Chris Manhertz officially signed with the New Orleans Saints as a member of the team’s practice squad, as reported on Manhertz’s personal Twitter feed on Sunday. A four-year letterwinner for the Golden Griffins, Manhertz is one of three players since 1942-43 to serve as a team captain for three seasons while wearing the Blue and Gold…

Busy Home Hoops Weekend at Canisius Features Great Promotions

The “Ultimate Tailgate Experience” prize package includes a 42-inch Smart TV by LG, a Bose Bluetooth speaker, a “Made in Buffalo” food package, two chairs, a cooler, New England Patriots and Seattle Seahawks Super Bowl hats from New Era, two Buffalo Bills knit caps from New Era, a charcoal football grill, Pepsi backpack, T-shirts and three cases of Pepsi product…

Former Griff Chris Manhertz signs with the Buffalo Bills

Former Griff Chris Manhertz signs with the Buffalo Bills

A 2013-14 Preseason All-MAAC selection, the Bronx, N.Y., native finished his career ranked fourth in school history with 789 rebounds and he is one of three players since 1951 to lead the Griffs in rebounding in three consecutive seasons. Manhertz scored a career-high 17 points against Niagara Jan. 27, 2013 and he was credited with a career-best 18 rebounds at Marist Dec. 9, 2012. He ended his career with 14 double-doubles and he had 10 or more rebounds in a game 27 times in his career…