Originally posted on Orange Fizz  |  Last updated 8/26/12
Upon the release of the SU depth chart yesterday, one name was predictably missing: Max Beaulieu. And that makes me wonder if Marrone and co. did the right thing switching him offense before last year. Beaulieu enters his redshirt sophomore season as a work-in-progress tight end nowhere near the depth chart. With the additions of Sugar Bear Thompson and Josh Parris, you have to wonder if Beaulieu will ever make a huge impact for SU. This is not the first time I’ve sighed at the story of Max. Last summer at the time of the switch I wrote about the bizarre legacy of the University School in that ’10 class, and the disappointment that Mad Max was never going to be the QB terror we all hoped. He also told The Fizz last season he was approached by Marrone to switch to offense, and was surprised by the move. This roster is the first one totally assembled by Marrone. He took the job just a few months before ’09 National Signing Day. The ’10 Class was that monster, 31 players signed. And on...
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