Fall Camp – Roster Battles
Spring practice in the first year of the Mike MacIntyre era was divided into two parts. In the first segment (before Spring break), basics were stressed; every player given the chance to make a first impression. The second half of Spring practices were devoted to installing some of the playbook, and sorting out some of the roster.
Fall Camp is all...
Spring Grades – Offense
Spring practices are completed for the University of Colorado. The players now have a few weeks to get ready for finals week, the coaches are off to evaluate high school talent, and the Buff Nation can take a few moments to catch its breath.
How did the Buffs fare in their first spring practices under Mike MacIntyre?
Let’s take a look
Note: Spring Practices begin March 7th. New Colorado head coach Mike MacIntyre has made it clear that he is entering spring drills with an open mind, and each starting position is an open battle. In anticipation of the opening of the Mac-2 era, we’ll be taking a look at the CU depth chart, and where some of the more interesting position battles may be taking place...
Colorado Daily – Utah
Jordan Webb done for the year
Sophomore quarterback Nick Hirschman, who suffered a concussion two weeks ago against Arizona, will be back behind center when the Buffs take on Utah this Friday. If Hirschman can’t go, or is ineffective, either Connor Wood or John Schrock will come in as a replacement.
Jordan Webb is done for the year.
Spring Grades – Offense
While grading the Colorado football team is more difficult this year due to the closing of spring practices from the public, there is enough cumulative information available to start taking a look at how the 2012 Buffs are shaping up … at least until 27 true freshmen hit campus this summer.
Spring Game statistics – Sophomore Connor Wood...
University of Colorado sophomore quarterback Nick Hirschman has suffered another foot injury that will sideline him until the fall.
Hirschman started one game last season and played in five. After undergoing offseason foot surgery, he suffered the same injury, a broken metatarsal bone, to his other foot over the weekend. The school didn't specify which foot was healing and which...
Quarterback competition may be more heated than expected
This spring, Colorado will be auditioning for the role of starting quaterback.
For the first time in six seasons, the Buffs will open the fall campaign with a starter not named Hawkins or Hansen. Even though there are five quarterbacks on the roster – senior Brent Burnette, sophomore Nick Hirschman, sophomore...
Editor’s Note: Spring practices begin on March 10th. The Buffs will go for two weeks before taking off a week for Spring break. The team will then return for two more weeks of practices, culminating with the Spring Game on April 14th. Here is a breakdown of each position battle as we await the opening of spring practice …
Spring Roster: Brent Burnette...