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 8 years ago '04        #5761
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 madness said:
the secondary cant cover....brandon harris is our #1 corner and even he gets burned way too much.

clint hurtt needs to teach the linemen better techniques, i dont see them do swim moves or clubs or anything.

the crazy thing is with how shaky the o-line is we're still running the ball well and putting up points on offense, but that means nothing if you cant stop teams when you have to.
I think Allen Bailey is the only one i've seen using swim moves and actually moving his hands.

It's just that we need to create some preassure. Somehow. Totally unacceptable to let a rookie QB stay back there for 10 secs waiting for a receiver to open

In the NFL, when a rookie QB is in the game, what do defenses do? BLITZ THE f**k OUTTA HIM :applause::applause:
 8 years ago '05        #5762
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Top 5 one of the worst cane loses I had to endure
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 8 years ago '04        #5763
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 Deeangoe said:
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yeah... somewhat..

But I think the one that hit me the most was the loss against Georgia Tech in 2005.

nah...

the worst one had to be definitely the 48-0 beatdown Virginia gave us in the last game at the OB I almost went on a rampage...
 8 years ago '05        #5764
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Miami's Matt Bosher has converted nine of 11 field-goal attempts for an 81.8 percent average - tied for third-best in the Atlantic Coast Conference.
Amid the disappointment and media scrutiny of the University of Miami's 40-37 overtime loss to Clemson, the finger-pointing took many directions.



But at least one player emerged unblemished in the crossfire: kicker Matt Bosher.



On Monday, the punter/kicker was named one of three Lou Groza National Collegiate Place Kicker Award ``Stars of the Week'' after kicking field goals of 51 and 49 yards in regulation -- and a 22-yarder in overtime.



And now, Bosher and his teammates are preparing for the Wake Forest Demon Deacons, a game that Bosher aced last year with field goals of 36, 52 and 43 yards.



UM won that game by six points.



Bosher said his teammates were mentally recovered from the whirlwind Clemson game that had nine lead changes and, except for the first quarter, seemingly nonstop scoring.



``Clemson was a good game, a lot of back and forth,'' Bosher said. ``But we didn't take advantage of opportunities presented to us. This loss hurt because it was a long-fought game and there was never one decisive moment that was like, `OK, we're going to pull ahead or they're going to pull ahead.'



``We're still on track. The loss was tough, but I'm confident we have a great team.''



Bosher, a junior from Jupiter, has made 66 consecutive extra points and leads UM in scoring this season with 53 points. He has converted nine of 11 field-goal attempts for an 81.8 percent average -- tied for third best in the Atlantic Coast Conference. All three of his attempts from more than 45 yards were good.



Bosher's only misses, relatively easy attempts of 26 and 31 yards against Georgia Tech, came when he lifted his head.



``It was a focus error,'' he said. ``It happens.''



STRONG PUNTING His punting also has been strong. Bosher averages 42 yards a punt, with 13 of his 25 landing inside the 20-yard line and five of them more than 50 yards long. Bosher booms his kicks, aiming for a hang time between 4.8 and five seconds. All three punts against Clemson were signaled fair catches, a punter's ultimate goal.



``We have a lot of great athletes on the punt team and they make sure the returners are catching the ball with them in their face,'' he said. ``We're there for each other. We have each other's backs.''



This week, Bosher especially has Alex Uribe's back. Uribe, a walk-on kickoff specialist, is a very close friend of Bosher's. But after Uribe kicked directly to Clemson return star C.J. Spiller and Spiller ran 90 yards for a touchdown, Shannon replaced Uribe with Bosher.



``We'll make them battle,'' Shannon said Sunday, ``but if today was the [game], we'd go with Bosher. Uribe just wasn't in it. Bosher started doing a great job squibbing, kicking in the corner and things like that, which helped us.''



Bosher said Uribe would be ready for Wake Forest. ``Everyody has a little rough patch here or there,'' Bosher said. ``Alex is a great kicker and he's going to come back strong. He's ready. He's kind of new to this whole thing. This is his first year really playing. But he knows that once you do something good or bad you move on and go to the next thing.



``What happened in the past isn't really important now.''



Bosher said he has made his own mistakes, such as kicking the ball through the end zone at UCF after punt snapper Chris Ivory soared his snap way over Bosher's head. As it turned out, UM was penalized for the illegal kick, UCF got the ball on the UM 2, and the Hurricanes had a goal-line stand.



LESSON LEARNED ``Yeah, it worked out in our favor,'' Bosher said, ``but next time I have to pick it up and throw it out of the back of the end zone for a safety.''



Bosher credits holder Matt Perrelli, snappers Ivory and Jake Byrne (field goals) and his blockers for his success. He said he expects to graduate this spring, and eventually go to law school -- hopefully after an NFL career.



``Going to law school and playing football would be tough,'' he said, ``so we'll have to see what happens next year. For now I have to focus on right now, and this week it's Wake Forest.''
 8 years ago '05        #5765
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BTW This is Manny Navarros grades for the game

I couldn't make it to Saturday's game -- I had a wedding -- but I spent my Sunday night breaking down the game on my DVR. Before I get to the grades, a few thoughts:

UM-Clemson -- My overwhelming sense from this game was a flat out lack of aggression and confidence from the Canes, whose reputation has always been quite the opposite. It was almost as if they were playing not to lose. I'm not just talking about the three running plays by Javarris James in the fourth quarter when UM was trying to run the clock out. I had less of a problem with that and more of a stink with the overall attitude. Where was the pressure on Kyle Parker? Why did John Lovett not go after the redshirt freshman with more than just his four-man front? Where were the deep downfield passes from Jacory Harris? Yes, he connected on that 69-yard touchdown pass to Travis Benjamin. But why did that feel like the only time Mark Whipple went for the big play? Bottomline, one team came in the 10th-ranked team in the country according to the BCS and the other was 3-3. Yet, you couldn't tell which team UM was supposed to be. That should speak volumes to you about this program and where it is still at.

-- Three times the Canes took over on offense with the lead (following a defensive stop) and three times they looked uncomfortable having it. The sign of a great team is that when it has its opponent reeling, it goes for the jugular. Even against UCF two weeks ago, you didn't get that sense from this Miami team. Ditto in the Oklahoma game and ditto against Georgia Tech. If you want to really be the best, you have to have that attitude. This Miami football team is improved. It is Top 25 worthy. But it still isn't back to Canes standards. And Randy Shannon knows it.

-- Before you go handing CJ Spiller the Heisman trophy like a certain pair of radio announcers were about to do Saturday night (I was listening to the broadcast on my way to the reception) let's take a look at what Clemson's star running back really did Saturday. He ran back a kickoff 90 yards for a score. Not sure if you guys noticed it, but there was nobody within 25 yards of Spiller when he caught the low-line drive kick from Alex Uribe (Orlando Franklin might have been able to bring that kick back for a score). Spiller also had a 56-yard touchdown pass from Kyle Parker on a play when a gimpy Sean Spence (who shouldn't have been on the field) tried to cover him with no help. And Spiller had a 48-yard burst in the fourth quarter to move Clemson deep down field (he had 33 yards on his 13 other carries). I'm not saying Spiller isn't a great player. I'm just saying he wasn't Heisman-esque or the reason UM lost this game.

-- Enough with the Kool-aid drinking. Miami is flat out weak when it comes to pass blocking and not nearly deep enough at linebacker. In fact, other than running back and receiver, this team really has no real depth right now. For all the talk about Ben Jones, Brandon Washington and the other young linemen Miami has and how light bulbs are coming on, there is a reason Matt Pipho was still on the field for every offensive snap. Those other guys aren't ready. Ditto for Spence. He came back out in the third quarter (50 percent at best) and only got pulled after he got burned for the 56-yard score. What else does it say when the Canes would prefer to have a banged up Spence instead of a 100-percent Ramon Buchanon?

And now to the grades...

> Quarterback play: Before you go ripping Jacory Harris for his three picks, remember this is a guy working with an average at best offensive line and still just a sophomore. Is he making bad decisions? Yes. The interception before halftime was pathetic. The lob pass taken back for a touchdown by DeAndre McDaniel was Kirby Freeman-esque. But Jacory is still better than anything this program has had at quarterback in awhile. And frankly, I think this dink and dunk offense Mark Whipple had him in Saturday doesn't play up to his strengths or Miami's big and fast receivers. Harris finished 17-of-27 for 256 yards, 2 TDs and three picks. But he might have done a little better if he hadn't thrown the ball just six times after UM scored on the opening possession of the second half. Yes, he threw the ball just six times. It goes back to that aggression talk earlier. Grade: C.

> Running backs: If any unit deserved a helmet sticker for their effort Saturday, it was the Canes backfield trio of Graig Cooper, Javarris James and Damien Berry. Together, they produced 210 yards on 31 carries -- a whopping 6.7-yard average against one of the country's best run defenses. So where did the Canes falter? Picking up blitzes. James and Cooper both were slow getting to blocks and it led to two costly sacks in this game that derailed drives. Grade: B.

> Receivers/tight ends: Big ups to Leonard Hankerson, who has clearly taken a step forward yet again. He finished with five catches for 87 yards and a touchdown, including a beautiful one-handed grab on the opening drive. Too bad we didn't see him again after his six-yard touchdown catch. At least I didn't see him. Travis Benjamin also looked good, hauling in the 69-yard touchdown. We've seen him do it more than a few times now, beating his man one-on-one and getting wide open downfield. It's a shame we don't see it more often than once every two or three games. Grade: A.

> Blocking: If all Miami's starting five had to do was run block, they'd probably be one of the better units in the country. But unfortunately, stopping hard charging defensive ends and picking up blitzes simply isn't their strength. Orlando Franklin, who moved outside to left tackle on several plays, provided evidence why he's a guard, getting beat twice on what turned out to be big Clemson plays. Much maligned right tackle Matt Pipho had a better effort. But collectively, it wasn't a great night. When you can't run screens well or give your quarterback nearly as much time as the other team does, you aren't winning the other half of the battle up front. Grade: C.

Marcus Robinson celebrates his 56-yard fumble return for a score > Front seven: Except for one 48-yard Spiller run, the Canes run defense was spectacular. Linebacker Colin McCarthy was all over the place. He absolutely crushed Spiller, causing a fumble in the first half. Darryl Sharpton did a good job swarming to the football. In all, the Tigers finished with 84 yards on 34 attempts for a 2.5 average. Take away the 48-yard burst and Clemson had 36 yards on 33 attempts. Now let's talk pass rush... There wasn't much. Allen Bailey provided nearly all of it. His sack, strip and fumble led to Marcus Robinson's 56-yard fumble return for a score. But other than that, Kyle Parker had time to Facebook his friends in the pocket. Miami blitzed him on occasion. But it wasn't nearly enough to disrupt him. And the four offsides penalties? Just bad. This game just provided further proof UM's defensive line, while better against the run, still has a long way to go. Grade: C.

> Secondary: When you don't get much of a pass rush, it's really hard to cover downfield for more than five to six seconds. Miami fell victim to that way too often. But the big breakdowns were in the middle of the field. I'm not sure if it's Darryl Sharpton's responsibility or Colin McCarthy or Randy Philips, but Clemson's tight ends had a field day in the middle of the field. They combined to catch nine passes and quite a few on third and long for first downs. The game-winning touchdown catch by Jacoby Ford? Middle of the field. John Lovett might want to look into that little problem. Grade: D.

> Special teams: Anytime you give up a kickoff return for a score, you've had a bad day. But aside from Alex Uribe's mental gaff -- he was supposed to squib kick it instead of giving CJ Spiller a head start in a foot race -- Miami's special teams was very, very good. By that I mean Matt Bosher. He had two long field goals and did a great job on kickoffs and punts. He got plenty of hangtime to negate the punt returns (Clemson didn't have any) and he even was able to salvage good field position despite having to kickoff from his own 15. Grade: C.

> Coaching: Here's where the biggest breakdowns happened. Not only did the Canes have to burn timeouts again because they didn't have the right personnel on the field, this team was never in the right mind set. Both Lovett and Whipple needed to be more aggressive in this game. Lovett with the blitz and Whipple with his best weapon -- his receivers. Neither called for their best weapons enough. Grade: D.


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 8 years ago '04        #5766
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I hate Alex Uribe

Why is this bum on the team is beyond anything i can think












Oh yeah thats right...

He's daddy is one of the most recognized doctors in South Florida



This bum can't f**king kick off past the opponents 20 yd line

Doesn't understand the difference between kicking it deep and a squib
 8 years ago '05        #5767
Deeangoe 2 heat pts
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if i woulda seen this highlights on sunday i woulda been pissed...but im over it...time to move on...hopefully this L lights a fire up their a.sses on sat...and ima still be supporting the team come saturday home games
 8 years ago '04        #5768
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 P. Dedos said:
we had this game won too many times... shyt makes me sick man


Gotta Admit Tho I Gave Up On Lenord Hankerson Man but this kid is playing huge this year and prob will find himself on an NFL Roster somewhere




I still don't wanna see the highlights yet, i'm still pissed

The Goons need to come out and put 50 on Wake.

Anything less than that is not good on my eyes!!!!!!!!!!!! agrrrrrrrrrrr
 8 years ago '05        #5769
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There is a rumor going on that started at the gatornation board that Jacory Harris is an open homos3xual. I guess that a player on the team told this dude, and then a UM alum confirmed it. Anyone hear anything about this?

I always thought he looked a lil sweet
 8 years ago '05        #5770
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• A UM official confirmed that offensive coordinator Mark Whipple indeed was upset late in the first half Saturday because coach Randy Shannon called UM's last timeout with 20 seconds left. Whipple had a play designed to gain 10 to 15 yards, and planned to call a timeout after that. . . . Defensive end Adewale Ojomo, who broke his jaw when punched by a walk-on in August, wanted to return this season, but lost too much weight to make that feasible.

• An NFL scout said cornerback Sam Shields' technique is ``horrible,'' but Shields has started six games and the staff prefers to play him over freshman Brandon McGee. . . . We hear Damien Berry, whose playing time will continue to increase, didn't get carries early in the season partly because of fumble problems in practice.


shannon needs to stop be a lil b**ch, this is my only problem with him - keepin playmakers away from the field just cuz their not fundamental, like being fundamental gets us ne where


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 8 years ago '05        #5771
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AL DIAZ / MIAMI HERALD STAFF
University of Miami linebacker Sean Spence reacts after sacking UCF quarterback Brett Hodges (11) in the second half on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009 at Bright House Networks Stadium in Orlando.
Sean Spence is about to miss a game for the first time as a Miami Hurricane.


The sophomore's No. 31 jersey, replicated by Nike in two colors, might be worn by Hurricanes fans scattered around BB&T Field in Winston-Salem, N.C. But the real No. 31 -- the 2008 Atlantic Coast Conference Defensive Rookie of the Year -- is out for Saturday's Wake Forest game because of a knee injury.



``Hopefully, he'll return this season,'' UM coach Randy Shannon said Tuesday. ``But we just don't know when.''

Spence injured his left knee against Clemson last Saturday, then insisted he could go back in the game after halftime. He was taken out when it became apparent he was too hobbled to play. Shannon said he hasn't had surgery, and didn't elaborate or reveal the specific injury.



Quarterback Jacory Harris said he hardly could believe it. He and Spence are close friends and played together at Miami Northwestern High.



``He's kind of down about the injury,'' Harris said. ``I'd never seen Sean hurt until the beginning of the year, when he hurt his quad. Now this.



``I had never seen him him lying on the ground hurt. It kind of shocked me. I was like, `Sean, you're all right, right?' He was like, `Man, my knee keeps hurting and I can't really run.'



``Then, you know, he got back in for a second time and he really hurt himself again. He's going to be a big loss for this defense.''



BUCHANAN'S TURN No. 18 Miami (5-2, 2-2) already was without top reserve linebacker Jordan Futch, who tore his anterior cruciate ligament recently. UM will face the Demon Deacons (4-4, 2-2) with replacement Ramon Buchanan, who plays special teams and has filled in on the outside.



Spence started all seven games and played on the weak side. He is fourth on the team in tackles with 35 and has 5 ½ tackles for loss. He also has two sacks, a pass breakup and quarterback hurry.



``Against Clemson, when Sean went down, Coach put me in and I played good,'' Buchanan said. ``I played a lot of snaps last week. I'll probably play a lot more snaps this week because we all know Sean is down for a little bit right now.''



Buchanan, a sophomore out of Melbourne Palm Bay High, is 6-1 and 215 pounds. He has nine tackles this season, mostly on special teams.



Strong-side linebacker Colin McCarthy leads UM with 49 tackles, with 6 ½ tackles for loss, an interception, a forced fumble and pass breakup. Middle linebacker Darryl Sharpton ranks second with 46 tackles, with 3 ½ tackles for loss.



Shannon said Buchanan ``is developing'' and ``still has some things he needs to learn and concentrate on. But he has done a great job to get himself in a situation where he can help us out.''



The other two linebackers who will rotate, if needed, are junior Kylan Robinson and sophomore Arthur Brown.

Safety Randy Phillips said Buchanan is eager for the opportunity.



``He's very athletic,'' Phillips said. ``He's light, quick on his feet, one of the faster guys on the team. His instincts are good. He plays hard without a lot of thinking and that's what we need right now, someone who is going to run, play hard, play great defense without all the hesitation.''



The uncertainty at linebacker should force UM's defensive line to compensate by being more aggressive.

The linemen have not put enough pressure on the quarterbacks this season, giving players such as Clemson's Kyle Parker lots of time to develop plays.



``We just have to get better up front,'' Shannon said. ``We have to get the right combination in there to get to the passer.''



BAILEY MOVES TO END Shannon will move Allen Bailey from defensive tackle to end this week. Bailey had two sacks last Saturday, one resulting in a Parker fumble. End Marcus Robinson scooped the ball up and ran 46 yards for UM's first defensive score of the season.



``If you get pressure, the quarterback doesn't have time to set his feet and he makes bad throws,'' Robinson said. ``We need to make more plays in the backfield to create open scenes for our linebackers. It gives them more time to see the play develop and know where to fit.''



Said Phillips: ``Plays like that excite the crowd and help the defense with motivation. We need the same thing this week to get points and get momentum and build a swag for the defense.''
 8 years ago '05        #5772
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Upset loss spurs practice intensity for Miami Hurricanes
UM was upset about its overtime loss to Clemson, and the players said they practiced hard and efficiently Tuesday in preparation for Saturday's 3:30 p.m. game at Wake Forest.

``It was great to see the guys have a lot of enthusiasm, a lot of flying around, communicating and doing the things it takes for us to have a chance to win the game,'' coach Randy Shannon said. ``I'm enthused the way we responded.''

Center A.J. Trump said the weeks following losses are very difficult.

``It's not easy,'' he said. ``Going through that whole week building up [to the game]. You want that win so bad and when you don't get it, it's just you don't watch`SportsCenter' and you can't do anything like that. You just feel horrible. You try to clear it out from your system the best you can, and by Tuesday usually you've got it out.''

• Miami had 11 penalties for 79 yards Saturday. The Canes have been penalized 57 times for 445 yards this season, an average of 63.6 a game. Only Florida State, with 58 for 509 yards (72.7 average) has been penalized more in the Atlantic Coast Conference.

``Guys are playing hard,'' left tackle Jason Fox said. ``It just comes from the aggression of the team, and we're a very aggressive, attack-style team.''

Added Fox: ``I'm not saying that's a good thing. We have to do a good job of eliminating those in games to come.''

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 8 years ago '04        #5773
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 Deeangoe said:

shannon needs to stop be a lil b**ch, this is my only problem with him - keepin playmakers away from the field just cuz their not fundamental, like being fundamental gets us ne where
i diagree..fundamentals in football are huge.

for example look at our tackling fundamentals....f**kin terrible technique and so we have been horrid at tackling.

shields might be decent if he had good fundamentals
 8 years ago '04        #5774
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the sad truth about shields is he's just not a good football player - he had plenty of chances to shine at WR and blew it, and i dont think he wouldve been a good CB even if he'd been playing there from day 1.

but fukk shields, i'm still tryin to figure out why berry was rotting on the bench and special teams the last 2 years. who cares if he fumbled in practice, when its gametime he's looked like our best running back. he's more explosive than javarris and is more physical than coop.

i'm almost positive if they gave him the rock in OT last week he wouldve punched it in.
 8 years ago '05        #5775
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yea i know what you mean dude...but i guess cuz im talkin bout the game where i didnt see ray ray or telemaque on the field...im sure they played but i didnt see them once on the field against clemson but where everywhere for the oklahoma game
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CORAL GABLES _ Safety Randy Phillips is what a reporter calls a "money quote."



Any time we need a sound bite, Phillips is the answer. If an athlete's reputation were based on the way he spoke with the media, then Phillips would be Ed Reed. That's how he good is, a media playmaker.



On Tuesday, Phillips was asked about the possibility of the `Canes winning the remaining five games. That would put them at 10-2 and lock up a bid in a bowl much better than the Emerald Nuts or MPC Computers.

Phillips' response?



"Right now, what are we, 5-2," he said. "So 6-2 sounds better (than 10-2). That's how far we're looking (ahead). We're not looking to the end."



Phillips said looking too far down the road was probably the problem to begin with. If UM was truly looking past Clemson, then this is serious issue. Too many times we've heard this during the past three seasons. The `Canes get caught up in the hype. They look take an opponent too lightly.



"Maybe that was the problem," Phillips said, referring to the Clemson game. "We were slipping a little bit."



The Hurricanes this week seem more focused than usual.



UM coach Randy Shannon, who I'm told ran sprints with the team this week, has gone out of his way to only answer questions about Wake Forest. Ask about Clemson and he says, "I'm only talking about Wake Forest."

Same with the players, for the most part. They only want to look toward Saturday's game.



"It's all about Wake Forest," linebacker Colin McCarthy said. "We can't fix anything that happened (last week)."

My feeling is the `Canes will come out fired up and roll over an outmatched Wake Forest team. The question is will this be the last time they overlook an opponent or will I be writing a similar blog entry a few weeks down the road?
 8 years ago '05        #5777
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When Allen Bailey sacked Clemson quarterback Kyle Parker and forced a fumble that Marcus Robinson returned for a touchdown Saturday, it provided the type of momentum-changing play the Miami defense needs more of.

And it wasn't surprising that Bailey was at the center of the play. He leads the team with five sacks after picking up two against Clemson, is tied with Colin McCarthy for the team lead with 6.5 tackles for losses and has forced two fumbles.

Bailey, who had five sacks in 2008 while playing mostly defensive end, began this season at tackle but has played more at end recently because of injuries to other players. He said he played about the same amount at both positions against Clemson, but coach Randy Shannon said he will be used only at defensive end on Saturday at Wake Forest (3:30 p.m., ABC).

``Right now, we're deep at defensive tackle, so we'll leave him at end,'' Shannon said.

Not many Canes successfully have mastered both positions. ``The last guy to do that was Greg Mark,'' Shannon said. ``Baraka Atkins, too.''

Bailey said he's fine playing either position, but believes he can make more impact plays at defensive end.

``You have the ability to cut the field in half at [defensive end],'' he said. ``You get more single blocks.''

Bailey, a junior, said he hopes to be used at defensive end next season. Switching back and forth hasn't been disruptive for him.

``I've got the rhythm of it now,'' he said.

BROWN'S PROGRESSWith Ramon Buchanan expected to replace injured Sean Spence at linebacker, what does highly-recruited Arthur Brown need to do to play more?



``He has to learn,'' Shannon said. ``Everybody takes a little bit longer to learn.''

Buchanan was rivals.com's No. 2 safety prospect coming out of Melbourne Palm Bay High, though he also played linebacker there. He played a lot Saturday after Spence's injury and ``coach said I did well,'' Buchanan said.

• Despite having several fast players, UM ranks 79th in punt return average at 7.7 yards per return. Thearon Collier has a 61-yard touchdown but just 20 yards combined on six other punt returns. Travis Benjamin has 57 yards on nine returns (6.3 average). Shannon said opposing punters are getting good hang time, making it ``difficult to get returns.''

• Quarterback Jacory Harris said UM puts limits on his ability to change plays at the line of scrimmage, but he said he sometimes suggests plays to offensive coordinator Mark Whipple on the sideline. ``I'll whisper in his ear,'' Harris said. ``Sometimes, he'll say, `I was thinking the same thing. You want to go with it?' The majority of the time, the play works.''

• Sophomore defensive tackle Jeremy Lewis, who hadn't played in UM's first five games, has impressed coaches with his improvement and was used in the past two games. After appearances the previous two games, UM did not use freshman Curtis Porter against Clemson, but Shannon said he will try to use him about 30 plays Saturday.
 8 years ago '05        #5778
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ray ray and javarris are out for the wake game...coop and berry must step up

moncur is out too


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 8 years ago '07        #5779
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gotta hate them injuries

we should still roll tho
 8 years ago '04        #5780
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 madness said:
the sad truth about shields is he's just not a good football player - he had plenty of chances to shine at WR and blew it, and i dont think he wouldve been a good CB even if he'd been playing there from day 1.

but fukk shields, i'm still tryin to figure out why berry was rotting on the bench and special teams the last 2 years. who cares if he fumbled in practice, when its gametime he's looked like our best running back. he's more explosive than javarris and is more physical than coop.

i'm almost positive if they gave him the rock in OT last week he wouldve punched it in.
You have to remember he played on an ACL tear his whole senior year of high school, after missing some his junior year to a knee injury.

Also why put the last play of the game in a Miami highlight.


Last edited by booie4; 10-29-2009 at 10:59 PM..
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