TUCSON, Ariz. -- There were a couple of years there when Arizona's "special teams" werent so, well, special.
Missed field goals. Missed extra points. Poor punt returns - both kickoffs and punts.
Last year, John Bonano, although a step up from Alex Zendejas, went just 14 for 20 on his field goals. In a season where it mattered, the special teams needed just a bit more...
TUCSON John Bonano is back where hes most comfortable kicking field goals.
That hadnt been the case the first few days of fall practice, as he was nursing a slightly injured right hamstring.
I was a little worried that Id be a little rusty coming back, but I kept working everyday and rehabbing it, said Bonano, UAs senior kicker.
The important thing is he wasnt far away from...
John Bonano was named honorable mentionas Placekicker of the Week by the College Football Performance Awards Committee.
Bonano, who began the season third on the depth chart at the University of Arizona, has been the team's primary kicker on kickoffs all season.
Last month, he was named the Pac 12 Special Teams Player of the Week for kicking two field goals and four extra points...