More than 40 players missed all or part of spring practice
due to injury or other commitments.
Those include promising freshman quarterback Darius Wade, though he'll have to go through Florida transfer Kyle Murphy, whom Addazio said is over the shoulder woes that cut last season short and will be full-go when spring practice
begins March 11.
After spring practice
, quarterback Matthew Baldwin left for TCU.
The key is to stay in contact with them, making sure they are observing a program that will enable them to be ready to go at the beginning of fall or spring practice
, one that requires them to do more than just stay in shape.
Despite reopening the competition during spring practice
, first-year coach Willie Taggart has now lost both Jonsen and redshirt freshman Terry Wilson, who is transferring to Garden City (Kan.) Community College.
He had surgery, did not face contact in spring practice
and was held out of several practices this month due to soreness.
He won an "Everyday Attitude & Hustle" award from the coaches after spring practice
Even when Labanowitz was only offered a preferred walk-on gig at SIU and then hurt his back, missing all of spring practice
, he did not give up.
The researchers gathered and assessed head impact data from 20 male university football players and 10 male university rugby players during their spring practice
The quarterback competition should get underway at spring practice
, which typically begins in the first week of March.
Wilson, a touted dual-threat quarterback in Herbert's class, quit the team in the middle of spring practice
and is transferring to Garden City (Kan.) Community College.
The Crusaders wrap up spring practice
with the annual spring game at 9:45 a.m.