After a practice that was open to the media players and coaches answered questions. The defense dominated in the last section of practice, which was the scrimmage portion, causing multiple turnovers and 3 & outs. Eddie Gran was not please and Steven Johnson spoke on how he needs to step up in a leadership role. Chris Westry talked about his confidence and Naquez Pringle spoke on how the D-line is using their position group being questioned as motivation.
Stoops post practice, “Defensively you can see the strides we took today.”
Gran’s message to the offense, “I told them they were awful.”
He added, “They are drinking some Kool Aide and it is some bad Kool Aide.” and just to make his point clear, “It was an absolute joke.”
House spoke about the defense looking forward to the scrimmage portion of practice.
Johnson post practice on leadership, “This is my offense and my team, I have to be able to encourage those guys and pick them up.”
Westry on Benny Snell, “That man runs like someone hit his mom.”
He added “I’m glad I play corner sometimes.”
Naquez Pringle knows people are questioning the defensive line and they are using it as motivation.