August 17, 2006

Practice report: Hits highlight the day

After losing the black jerseys three practices ago, the Tiger defense was looking to earn the jerseys back. A strong start led to some surprising hits in return from the offense. PowerMizzou was in attendance for the early morning workout.

*David Overstreet, Marcus Woods, and Hardy Ricks all remained in the red pullovers during workouts. Overstreet and Woods then shed the pullovers during 11-on-11 drills.

*Andrew Hoskins, Jason Ray, Brad Ekwerekwu, Adam Casey, and Van Alexander were all held out of practice today.

*Tyler Luellen was red free for the third straight practice.

*Player of the Day: Had to be Bracey. His hands looked impressive throughout the practice. If he can become a reliable receiver, his speed alone makes him a dangerous weapon. Bracey could provide balance to William Franklin and take pressure off Rucker and Coffman.

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