Category Archives: 2009 Position Preview

POSITION PREVIEW: DEFENSIVE BACKS

Earlier this year, Gamecockillustrated.com previewed the running backs, offensive line and defensive line. It’s time to preview JSU’s secondary for 2009. Defensive backs coach Toby Norwood was kind enough to talk with us about the safetys and corners earlier this week. JSU is truly blessed to have Coach Norwood on the Staff. Norwood, a Columbus native, played football for the

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Disruptive Plays- Who Will Be the Next Devin Phillips

There is an interesting new statistic making the rounds on the internet. It’s called Disruptive Plays, or DP. It’s a cumulative total of several key defensive stats that are used; Tackles for Loss, Sacks, Interceptions, Passes Broken Up, Passes Defended, Quarterback Hits, Fumbles Forced, Fumbles Recovered, Blocked Kicks, and Safeties. This doesn’t take into account the amount of yards involved

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