March 3, 2011

Louisiana TE has two on top

Over the past four years, Missouri produced three Mackey Award finalists, and one winner. Despite that affinity for developing top-notch pass catchers out of the tight end position, the Tigers have swung and missed at some of the biggest tight end recruits in recent years. Part of that is likely because of Missouri's spread offense, in which the distinction between tight end and wide receiver is heavily blurred.

But, to Bossier City (LA) Airline tight end John Thomas, that distinction may not matter.



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