Originally posted on ajc.com  |  Last updated 10/10/11
Greetings- Notes from Monday’s practice. The news is that Daniel Drummond and Brandon Watts look like they’ll be able to go, but Jeremiah Attaochu is questionable. 1. Monday brought a positive progress report for the Georgia Tech defense. At the defensive team meeting every Monday, coaches give players a score for the number of mental errors committed in the previous game. After a particularly high count two Saturdays prior against N.C. State, Tech had its season low Saturday, inside linebacker Julian Burnett said. He did not share the score. “I guess you could say it was just us maturing in the defense as the season progresses,” he said. “But also, it just had a lot to do with everybody just putting it in their mind that we’re going to get it right this week. We’re not playing around.” In the 21-16 win, the 12th-ranked Yellow Jackets had a season low in points allowed overall and had one of their better total defense efforts (333 yards) despite allowing a 77-yard touchdown …
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