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April 13, 2013

Recap

Head Coach Hugh Freeze

Opening Comments
"Offensively there were some bright spots.  We're so shorthanded on offense.  We were inconsistent at the quarterback spot and on the offensive line.  They started out with some good plays, some explosive plays.  We converted a few third downs, but had to settle for field goals.   That's been the story all spring.  The defense is certainly way ahead.  I don't know if that's all bad.  You have to play great defense in this league. We're definitely headed in the right direction.  Offensively, we need to get some kids back healthy and get more consistent at quarterback then can move the ball more effectively."

People Who Stood Out
"Serderius (Bryant) stood out with some explosive plays on defensive side of the ball.  We had a chance defensively to make a couple picks, but we didn't. We have to make those.  Ja-Mes probably had the best spring of anybody.  He was solid every single day, and he made some nice plays today.  (Mark) Dodson showed some spurts before he got hurt.  It's a hard balance.  That's why we divided them up in the end and let them play it out."

Andrew Ritter
"He looked really good in the first period.  When we went live, we were very consistent from 30 yards in, but when we got outside of that, he hit both of them pretty good, and (Andy) Pappanastos made a long one.  But we're still inconsistent there."

Overall Performance
"I always expect them to play better.  I'll have to watch the film to see if it was poor routes, or decent protection, but certainly there were some missed opportunities out there."


 

 

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