2013 Team Previews

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  1. KnightNoles

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  2. krtgolfing

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    Overall: B+
    Offense: B+
    Defense: B
    Special Teams: C+

    Offense: The main guy for the Tarheels will be start running back Giovani Bernard who is a 5'10" 206 pound running back with a 97 overall rating. Last year he was hit and miss with games. He would have a spectacular game and then have a lackluster key so consistency is a key with Bernard. Also him staying healthy is always a worry for the Tarheels since he seems to be a very injury prone player. Another big guy for the Tarheels is quarterback Bryn Renner who is a 6'3" and 215 lbs. Consistency is a key for Renner as well. He would throw a lot of interceptions in a game along with a few touchdown passes.

    The wide receiving core is going to step up since Highsmith left for the NFL draft during the offseason. Their number one receiver will be TJ Thorpe who is 6'0" and 191 lbs. The number two receiver will be junior reggie wilkins and the third wide receiver will be the gem freshman Kevin Davis. They will have to find a solid tide end during preseason practice since no tight end wants to win the number one spot, but Aaron Baker has the inside track as of now.

    The Tarheel Offensive line is the biggest concern of all fans. They let Renner get sacked a lot last year and did not give Bernard any holes to work with. The only solid linemen is center Russell Bodine at 6'4" and 307 pounds. The offensive line will need to play above expectations if they Tarheels want to go where they want to go!


    Defense: The defense will run through senior free safety Tre Boston at 6'1" and 190 lbs. He will be patrolling the field like to other looking for the big hit or the interception. The defensive line will be a pretty good line this year with Martin and Jackson patrolling the ends with Underwood and Farmer patrolling the inside of the trenches.

    Hughes and Lipford have a huge void to fill after star LB Reddick was a senior and went to the NFL draft. Both guys have potential to have a solid year and know they have the chance to be all americans after seeing how much Reddick brought to the team as a starter. The backs of the team have a big role to play with the biggest cornerbacks being Tim Scott and Terry Shankle. They will need to find a third cb during the offseason to play in the 4-2-5.

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    Prediction: Big things are expected from the Tarheels this year since Renner will be leaving and Bernard will most likely leave for the NFL draft
    9-3 is the expected record for your Tarheels!!
     
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  3. jusblaze09

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    Huskers Look For Consistency in 2012
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    Last season was a tough one for Nebraska. Every time the team looked to be on the up, they would trip up and halt any momentum they built. This could not be highlighted more than the last two games of the season, where Nebraska went down to Iowa and halted the Hawkeyes' perfect season, only to get shellacked by Florida in the Gator Bowl. For a team that at times looked like the best team in the B1G, this was only fustrating.
    Coach Justin White made some changes during the spring, adopting a more no-huddle approach as practices were fast-paced. "We have the weapons to be successful," White said at media day 2 weeks ago "We just have to use them to the best of their abilities and I take full blame for that last season." White has pretty much eliminated the Pistol from the playbook, learning from Gus Malzahn on a trip down in Arkansas.
    It starts by finding out who will be the QB. Junior Brion Carnes for the most part looked good, but White said it is an open competition between Carnes and Senior Taylor Martinez. Carnes could find himself in the same position Martinez did last year, this time being the one pulled from his job. There has been some excitement about Freshman Brandon Davis, and he might have a word in the competition at the end of the day.
    The playmaker on the offense though will have to be Ameer Abdullah. The junior from Alabama rushed for 410 yards last season and is the reigning B1G Special Teams POY. Abdullah now won't have to back up Rex Burkhead and there will be no question who is going to receive the bulk of the carries. Junior Aaron Green is right there to spell Abdullah when needed, and freshman Micah Carpenter should push both as another option.
    Last season, Kenny Bell, Quincy Enunwa, and Justin Turner took turns being the #1 WR. All 3 ended up with at least 600 yards receiving. One will have to break from the pack to make the passing game a bigger threat. The wideout most Husker fans are excited about though, is freshman Brandon Jones, who's impact in the slot will be key as Nebraska moves to more 4-5 WR sets. The Huskers do lose their top 2 TEs from last year, so RS senior Jake Long and freshman Jimmy Jamison will have to step up and fill the void left there.
    Last year's entire offensive line is back, headed by senior guards Andrew Rodriguez and Spencer Long. Jeremiah Sirles returns as the starting left tackle, and Cole Pensick is back to guide the line at center. The key for the unit will be junior Tyler Moore, who gave up 11 sacks last season. With another year under their belt, they should give whoever is the QB time to operate.
    Outside of QB, the biggest question mark on the team is the defensive line. RS junior Chase Rome is the leader up front along with RS senior Jason Ankrah, but how RS senior Thaddeus Randle on the inside and RS junior Donovan Vestal at end will perform is a big unknown.
    The linebacker core isn't much more sure. RS sophomore David Santos is back to lead the unit after totaling 43 sacks last season. Senior Zaire Anderson, his backup a season ago, will play on the opposite side of him. Trevor Roach will have to step in for Will Compton, who led the team with 91 tackles a year ago. Freshmen Steven Dobbs and Michael Rose could also make an impact from the outside to give Santon and Anderson a break every now and then.
    The secondary is stacked even will the loss of it's best playmaker from a year ago. All-B1G CB Andrew Green leads a very talented CB unit that includes 2 other seniors (Mohammed Seisay and Ciante Evans). Junior Braylon Heard is also a decent hand in the secondary. The safety unit is new, with RS Junior Corey Cooper starting at FS, while surprise freshman Brian Hawkins has won the job over his more highly-touted classmate Robert McFarland. If the safeties can keep the deep plays at a minimum, it will go a long way to helping the team.
    It won't be an easy road that's for sure. Road games @ LSU, Michigan, and Penn State complicates things. Add in the Oklahoma game we thought we would never see again, and those pose as the biggest obstacles as far as contending goes. The good news though is that OSU and Wisconsin rotate off the schedule for Indiana and Illinois. The LSU game will tell a lot about this team. If it goes as last year, expect another 7-5 season. If they can actually compete (or even win), you can start getting excited.
     
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  4. Coach_III

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    Offense: Season 2 and from here on out will be Coach III's spread option. The Bulldogs will use alot of players this year. Many players will receive significant playing time on offense. Aaron Murrary will lead the QB system. Matthew Patterson a rookie QB who is the backup will get plenty of snaps as well. The first time in UGA history will 3 RB K. Malcolm, K. Marshall, and JUCO transfer K. Hogan will equally share the workload. Our offense will be explosive, massive,and dynamic. Our WR corps will be long in height with M. Mitchell leading the way.





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    Defense: Defense will change as well. This year we are in a multiple defense with a 3-4 base. A. Ogletree will be our guy leading the defense. We will have true freshman at the FS and SS positions, with the addition of every LB being a new starter outside of Ogletree. It wil be instrumental for him to gather this unit and get them firing on all cylinders. We are inexperience however we have solid attributes.


    The goal is simple : SEC CHAMPIONSHIP!
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  5. trevorg234

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    2013 Illinois Fighting Illini Preview
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    Offense:
    2012 was a failed season for Illinois. New coach Tim Beckman tried to install a spread offense that failed miserably and left the team without an identity. This year, coach Glisan brings his signature balanced look to Champaign. The offense will be led by senior QB Nathan Scheelhaase who has improved greatly over the offseason. The former 4-star recruit and three-year starter has failed to live up to expectations so far, but he could salvage is college career with a strong senior season. He brings a blend of speed and touch passing when he's on, but turns the ball over and misses open throws on occasion.​
    On the ground, junior RB Donovonn Young is expected to get the bulk of the carries with sophomore Josh Ferguson spelling him. Young is a well rounded back, bringing elements of strength, speed, and receiving ability to the field. This guy could very well wind up playing on Sundays. Also look for 4-star signing Cory Wood to see the field and get some significant carries. Many expected this talented Wisconsin product to redshirt, but that most certainly will not be happening. Expect this to be the strong point of the offense.​
    The receiving corps will be as follows: Seniors Spencer Harris and Darius Millines starting on the outside, with a combination of seniors Tim Russel and Ryan Lankford splitting time lining up inside. This is the single most underrated aspect of the team and could very well surprise some people this season. However, changes could be made if the coaching staff feels that it needs to work some younger players into the mix. At tight end, senior Evan Wilson will be the starter and is expected to turn in terrific numbers this fall since his position is a focal point of the offense. And at 6'6" 250 pounds, he will be a force to be reckoned with. Shannon Marshall, a true freshman from South Carolina, will see the field in passing scenarios. The 6'6" 240-pounder turned in a 4.48 forty yard dash time leaving many to expect some big plays.​
    The offensive line will be a patchwork of three juniors, one sophomore, and one senior. There are four returning starters here so the unit is expected to gel nicely in camp. The heralded signings on the O-line (six total signings, four 4-star recruits) will be spending the season redshirting; the only one of the touted recruits to strap it up this year will be OG Roger Davidson.​
    Defense:
    The defense is where things really start getting interesting--an incredible five true freshmen will be starting week 1!​
    The defensive line should have some star power and make all the headlines in the media. Freshman Adam Grimes will be starting at LE after a tough recruiting battle with Virginia Tech. Gimes runs a sub-4.5 forty time, and combines that explosion with good hands and a strong motor. If anybody is looking for a name to follow on this team, then Adam Grimes is the guy; expect to see 8+ sacks from him year 1. Alongside Grimes will be another freshman. This time, four-star DT Bryan Torres will be getting the nod at DT. Torres committed to Illinois after he backed out of his plan to attend Wisconsin thanks in large part to the hiring of Coach Glisan. These two will electrify Champaign for years to come! On the other side, seniors Tim Kynard and Akeem Spence will start at DE and DT, respectively.​
    While the line will probably get most of the hype, the linebackers are the best unit of the defense. Junior Houston Bates starts at LOLB, while freshman Greg Fletcher starts on the flip side. Many scouts think that Fletcher will prove to be the most underrated signing of Glisan's first offseason with Illinois. But the real star power comes in the form of senior MLB Jonathan Brown. The Tennessee native brings incredible athletic ability and terrific football savvy. All should expect to see Brown taken in the first round of the NFL draft and represent Illinois well at the next level.​
    The secondary will see true freshman starting at both CB (Josh Downs) and FS (Gerren Andrews). The best player of this unit will be senior SS Steve Hull, but there are some grumblings that FS Gerren Andrews will step up and be the true leader by the end of the season.​
    Thoughts/Expectations/Etc.
    This is an incredibly young defense, so I don't really know what to expect. I had a crazy good offseason in terms of recruiting so I'm really excited for these guys. Adam Grimes and Bryan Torres are certainly the two jewels of the class, but there is more good talent coming up soon. I think that given two or three years, this team will be scary. However, there are glaring holes at key positions this year.​
    Final prediction: 8-4 with a solid bowl game. I think I'll lose one CPU game and drop my three user games in the process.​
     
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  6. chance17

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    South Carolina Gamecocks Football Preview

    Summary: Last year the Gamecocks finished 12-2 with their highest rankings (#6) on the backs of the defense and come in with their highest preseason ranking to date (#8).

    What to look out for on offense: The South Carolina offense was less than stellar last season, but looks to benefit from 6 returning starters and a revamped playbook. A number of players are entering starting roles after waiting their turn as underclassmen. Also, look for true freshman to make starting roles at FS, TE, and FB.

    What to look out for on defense: The 3-3-5 makes its return, but with a slew of new faces. True freshman FS Jason Greer will be tested in the waters of SEC conference play, but Coach Chance feels confident that his athleticism and the upperclassmen at SS and CB will help him keep down the passing numbers that

    Best NFL prospect:
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    HB #21 Marcus Lattimore Look for the road to success to be paved by Lattimore,
    who comes in as the a predicted top-10 draft pick in next year's draft.

    Newcomer of the year:

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    T.J. James finds himself as the starter in the TE corps. He is a long,
    lean receiver with the skills the stretch defenses and keep lanes open in the running game.

    The season will be a success if...: The defense can overcome their inexperience and the offense can establish rhythm early in games.

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    Offense: This year's version of the Gamecocks looks to be a more fast-paced spread 'em out version of the multiple offense. The focus will be putting playmakers in positions to confuse the defense, with many formations having the 2,1,1,1 personnel.

    Defense: The defense will be sticking with the 3-3-5 for one more year before potentially moving to the 4-3.

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    Prediction:Columbia is buzzing after a second straight season with double-digit wins. With a schedule this tough and so few returning starters on defense, writers are saying Coach Chance will suffer from the sophomore slump. Writers are saying anywhere from 7-10 wins are in order this season. A trip to a BCS bowl seems unlikely, but if the Gamecocks can upset the Bulldogs in conference play they may have a shot at the coveted SEC Title.
     
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    Mississippi State Bulldogs 2013 Team Preview
    Starkville, MS- The Bulldogs had a solid campaign in 2012 under Coach Broth in his first season. After he guaranteed a National Championship, the team fell short late in the season after running into back to back road trips to LSU and Alabama. With a much more favorable home schedule and a great deal of returning talent, the Bulldogs look to once again make noise in the always talented SEC West.
    Key Games: Non conference games aside, the big games for this team both come in the friendly confines of Davis Wade Stadium. These games are against the Alabama Crimson Tide, and the Louisiana State University Tigers.
    Key Offensive Player: Redshirt senior Tyler Russel leads the Bulldogs onto the field this year. After his near Heisman performance last year, he looks to repeat it this year. Russel leads a potent rushing and passing attack that was near the top in all offensive categories last season. If they can continue the success of last season this team is poised for another successful season.
    Key Defensive Player: Junior Ferlando Bohanna led a disappointing Bulldog defense. While they were able to get sacks and turnovers, they were not able to limit their opponents from moving the ball or getting into the endzone. With some improvement the Bulldogs could be a dominant team this season.
    Recruiting Class Recap: The incoming freshman were a class that filled many of the depth problems that the Bulldogs had. We expect that few if any of the freshman will see a lot of the field this year. Players like John Henry and Marcus Butler will be key contributors in the next couple of season but that is after they redshirt this year. On offense the Bulldogs brought in 3 offensive lineman in AJ Vandermuelen, Stevie Smith and Ronald Washington. The Bulldgos feature a talented and experienced offensive line for these guys to learn behind. The Bulldogs will have one of the most talented and exoerienced offensive lines in the SEC and that will give the young guys time to develop.
    In the upcoming season expect the Bulldogs to ook to replace graduating seniors Ledarius Perkins and Tyler Russell. As Coach Broth has stated many times, the key to his offense is athleticism and speed at the QB and RB position. They are losing a lot of it this year and will need to replace it, if the program is going to be successful in the future.

    Season Projection: The Bulldogs have a difficult season ahead of them, but one that has limitless potential. This is a team that will win at least 8 games. If they can keep the momentum growing from last season, and they can add another strong season with a strong recruiting class, this is a team and a program that will be in position for numerous SEC and National Titles.

    2013 Record: 13-1
     
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  8. Nautica

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    Notre Dame has one thing in it's sight this season.....Repeat the success of it's 2012 BCS Title run. It will do it on the backs of Senior RB Cierre Wood and Tyler Eifert (both of whom are rate 99ovr!). This team has a lot of depth at every position and despite the lack of speed last season at the WR position, Fr Phenom Devonte Neal and KeiVarae Russell will bring plenty of speed to the position. All of the talent on offense will be guided by the top QB prospect in the 2012 recruiting class, Gunner Kiel and a stellar offensive line that stouts 3 returning starters that are vying AA honors.

    The biggest loss to this team with be it's Defensive Anchor in Manti Teo and with SR Danny Spond moving from outside to the interior, there is a lot to prove in the middle of the Irish's Defense. Returning 8 of 11 starters from last season's amazing defense, the Irish should not miss a beat as long as the MLB's play up to expectations.

    The incoming FR class will likely not see much, if any, playing time as the depth on the Irish's roster allows them to take a year to develop into the system and with 18 Seniors on this years team, allow them to step in and be contributors the second they hit the field next season.
     
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  9. DrunkenSoldier

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    LSU Tigers 2013 Season Preview
    LSU had a very successful 2012, winning a SEC Championship and making it to The National Title, but losing to Notre Dame. This year we have 18 of 22 starters returning from last year, including the entire defense so this is a big year to say the least, this is a culmination of former coach Les Miles vision and it could be a while to we have a chance like this again so we are going to have to take advantage of it.
    Offense Preview: We lost 2 starting offensive linemen, C PJ Lonergan and RT Alex Hurst, are #1 WR Russell Shepard and TE Chase Clement. This years team will be led by QB Zach Mettenberger, hes coming off a pretty good year in yardage and passing TD's but threw a lot of INT's, he is going to have to cut down on those if we are going to have the kind of season we want to. HB Spencer Ware is coming off a Heisman Winning season but is still in a dog fight for the starting job with equally as talented Michael Ford, which is a good thing. The O-Line is rock solid with (SR) C Ben Dominigue and (JR) RT Corey White stepping into starting roles and the other 3 returning starters we are counting on these guys to control the line of scrimmage. (JR) Odell Beckham is going to have to step up in the #1 WR role as he only had a decent season, we have good depth at the wide receiver but no real studs.
    Defense Preview: With all 11 defensive starters returning we are expecting a big year on the defensive side of the ball, The defensive was in the top 10 in yards allowed and points allowed for most of the season but a couple of poor games late dropped them down. With one of the best defensive lines in the country are led by the 2 defensive ends Sam Montgomery and Bark Mingo who had 20 sacks between them. The line backing core is led by Kevin Minter who had 13 sacks and 2 INT's while the secondary is led by FS Eric Reid and CB Tyrann Mathieu who were hoping has more of an impact this year.
    2012 Recruiting Summary: LSU had the 2nd overall recruiting class with only a limited number of scholarships to offer, most of all incoming freshman have been redshirted for this season except for 2 freshman tight ends, Anthony Dunlap and Marcus Joseph as they are going to be 1 and 2 on the depth chart. A couple of key recruits are 2 :5stars:WR Thomas Bailey and WR Andrew Stephens who are going to tow the load next season
    2013 Prediction: Anything less then an SEC Championship and a National Title would be disappointing to Coach Rich Cast and his LSU Tigers, we are built to win now!
     
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  10. KnightNoles

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    2013 Florida State Seminoles Preview
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    Offense
    The departure of QB EJ Manuel and HB Chris Thompson are now in effect and Coach Knight has to determine who to start at quarterback from Clint Trickett, Jacob Coker or former five star Jameis Winston.
    The halfback position will be mostly shouldered by Devonta Freeman with James Wilder Jr to spill him while Mario Pender might see a carry here and there.
    Wide Receiver returns everyone besides 6'6'' Rodney Smith who missed 10 weeks last year, who might as well should have been gone. Regardless this group might be one of the most talented in the nation along with Nick O'Leary at TE.
    The offensive line will grade out overall: 86, 88, 87, 92, 88. One of the most prolific scoring offenses should be back at this year and there isn't one guy that can be keyed on to ultimately shut down the offensive production.
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    Defense
    Losing DE Brandon Jenkins and MLB Vince Williams would hamper most teams across the nation but returning Bjoern Werner, Christian Jones and Karlos Williams they are still strong.
    Timmy Jernigan should be able to control most of the rushing defense himself as his 6'3'' 303 pound body proves capable to, as Werner, Newberry and Mario Edwards Jr rush the passer.
    If anything gets by the front 3, Christian Jones, Telvin Smith and Terrance Smith will look to clean up.
    The secondary is led by Xavier Rhodes at cornerback and then leading tackler Karlos Williams at SS with Lamarcus Joyner being an enforcer from the FS position. If the Noles can limit the big yards through the air, even though they force a lot of turnovers the unit could be one of the best in the nation.
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    Outlook
    After being shown to the BCS Orange Bowl by the BCS Committee, a snub to say the least as LSU and FSU finished at 12-1 while ND at 11-1. FSU played a week before the National Title in the same stadium where the game would be played, talk about salt in the wounds. Fulfilling that void and getting redemption is the main focus for this team while being in the National Championship is the goal. The Noles will host Notre Dame and Miami while they will travel to North Carolina and Mississippi State.
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  11. KnightNoles

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    MIAMI HURRICANES

    The Miami Hurricanes, of Coral Gables, Florida, (known informally as The U, UM or UMiami) are the varsity sports teams of the University of Miami. They compete in the Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Team colors are green, orange, and white. The school mascot is Sebastian the Ibis. The ibis was selected as the school's mascot because, according to university legend, it is the last animal to flee an approaching hurricane and the first to reappear after the storm, making it a symbol of leadership and courage. The school's athletics logo is a simple green and orange, color of an orange tree, letter "U." The school's marching band is the Band of the Hour.

    Historically, the Hurricanes are one of the most predominant college football programs in the nation. They have won five Division I national football championships (1983, 1987, 1989, 1991, and 2001), and are currently ranked fourth on the list of all-time Associated Press National Poll Championships, behind Notre Dame, Oklahoma and Alabama.

    As of 2011, UM has produced two Heisman Trophy winners, Vinny Testaverde (in 1986) and Gino Torretta (in 1992). Five former UM football players — Ted Hendricks, Michael Irvin, Jim Kelly, Cortez Kennedy and Jim Otto — have been voted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame following their NFL careers. Two other former UM players, Ottis Anderson and Ray Lewis, have been named Super Bowl MVPs (for Super Bowl XXV and Super Bowl XXXV, respectively). Since the 2008 demolition of the Miami Orange Bowl, the team has played its home games at Sun Life Stadium in Miami Gardens.

    As of the 2011 National Football League season, UM had the most players active in the NFL of any university in the nation, with 42. (all sources are from the web).

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    OVR: 95
    OFF: 91
    DEF: 93
    SPT: C+

    What to look for on Offense: The offense will be lead by the senior QB Stephen Morris (89 ovr) and senior WR Allen Hurns (89 ovr).

    QB Stephen Morris was named the starting quarterback yesterday, and today he spoke about winning the job

    The offense is loaded with senior and junior talent at every position except at WR, which are young and fast.

    What to look for on the Defense: The defense will be improved this year, lead by senior FS AJ Highsmith (91 ovr) and MLB Denzel Perryman JR (90 ovr). Senior CB L.Gunter will lead the cornerback crew to help shut down teams. A strong DL and a very good LB’s will also help.

    Newcomer of the year: Sophomore RB’s D.Crawford and R. Johnson.

    Best NFL prospect: Senior FS AJ Highsmith.

    The season will be a success if ….The Hurricanes win at least 8 games and go to a bowl game. With new Coach Waggoner reshaping the team to make a run at the ACC Championship and building a contender for the future, it should be an exciting year for Hurricane fans.

    Schedule outlook: A tough looking schedule, starting out with rival Florida Gators, then Michigan, and Florida State. I’m looking forward to playing hard and entertaining games.
     
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  12. MarkyMark67

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