March 15, 2007

In the trenches, where it all begins

It begins and ends in the trenches.

The big boys on the front lines do not always get the attention, and their success or failure is often determined by the performance of their teammates.

Injuries and a new system and scheme may have contributed to last season’s performance. But regardless of how you look at it, Baylor has to see some improvements over the 2006 season.

Head coach Guy Morriss, who took over the offensive line duties last fall, has brought on Eric Schnupp, a former lineman for the Miami Hurricanes and West Texas A&M offensive line coach, to help out with the o-line.

The Bears lose Will Blaylock, Yancy Boatner, Travis Farst, and Matt Lott but do have some talent and experience coming back.

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