August 13, 2007

Interesting position change for John Frady

As practice started Monday morning, offensive lineman John Frady ran down the grass on his surgically repaired ankle, catching passes. And it's not just because he was bored.

Frady said Monday that he'll move from center to tight end.

"I'm excited about it," Frady said. "It's a new opportunity. Lord only knows what I'll do if I catch the ball and manage to keep control of it until I get on the ground."

Frady said he and the coaches discussed the move and said it would be the right one. He figured a position change might be in the cards as soon as he took a look at his new body. He had lost 40 pounds from last year to this summer and another 15 following his surgery.

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