Monday, September 15, 2008

Max Protect | by Jay

There are a lot of encouraging improvements for the Irish so far this year, but perhaps none more so than the "sacks given up" tally after two games: NONE. The terrific effort against a talented Wolverine pass rush (second in the nation in sacks coming into the game) was augmented by a conservative, "safety first" approach; when you're going to throw deep to Golden Tate for a touchdown, it helps to have a couple of extra guys blocking:

Late update: Here's the video of the entire play.