March 25, 2009

WVSports.com's capsules: FB/TE

MORGANTOWN--With an offensive goal to run "down hill" more often this spring, West Virginia FB/TEs coach Doc Holliday will be looking to reinforce the fullback and tight ends positions. He also wants to continue developing the talents of Tyler Urban and Will Johnson.

In the Mountaineer vernacular, the true fullback is the lead blocker for the running back. Urban plays a tight end position "attached" to the offensive line. Johnson is more of a hybrid tight end. Holliday and the staff look to get him in space for passes.

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