Originally written on The Lady Sportswriter  |  Last updated 6/4/12
Chase Vasser is entering his junior season as a Georgia Bulldog and like many players on Georgia’s roster, he’s had a couple seasons to get used to what defensive coordinator Todd Grantham does within the parameters of his 3-4 scheme. That said, despite what many think of him—mainly that he’s not going to be much more than a reserve or spot player for what’s left of his career—Vasser feels he’s every bit as capable of making plays on defense as any of the other linebackers on Georgia’s roster next season: “I’m very comfortable; I know the position well, and I can just go all out every day,” Vasser said. “I’ve learned all the plays, and now it’s like second nature. And we build on that every day.” Not only does Vasser know his role, he also owns a knowledge of how the entire defense should function on every play. “That’s really helped me understand my own position better,” Vasser said. “It’s better for the whole defense, and Grantham and the other coaches instill it over and over with a lot of reps. Even the second- and third-teamers know everything that’s going on around them. Our coaches really want you to [...]
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