August 24, 2006

Arizona has depth at fullback

One thing that became noticeable as fall camp went on was that Arizona has a lot more depth than it has in past years.

One such indication of this is at the fullback position. Arizona went into fall camp with Brandon Lopez as the starting fullback and now that camp has passed, the position is easily one of the more hotly contested on the roster.

Lopez looked good during fall camp, though he did not get to see as much action as Earl Mitchell or Brooks Reed.

In the action he did see, he showed a nice offensive skill set. He had certain practices where he would do very well offensively, showing an ability to catch the ball out of the backfield and run as well.

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