The changing face of the WAC is evident from a look at our unit rankings. Hawaii doesn't top any of our offensive rankings, but you will find Greg McMackin's bunch dominating our defensive and special teams rankings. The unit rankings also show just why we expect big seasons from Fresno State and...[details]
The Good: Looks and plays a lot bigger than his frame indicates. Displays great read-and-react ability in Cover 2 and consistently breaks on the ball. Possesses the smooth, compact footwork that allows him to explode out of his breaks toward the ball. Has a second gear and can really close in a hurry. Plays aggressively and shows the toughness to fight for the ball and tackle in the run game. The Bad: Still needs to work on his back-pedal; has a tendency to sidesaddle in his drop. Will open his hips way too early and allow too many easy passes underneath. Best suited to play in a zone scheme that allows him to use his instincts and closing speed toward the ball.