Hurry-up offenses may put players at greater risk of injury
Thu Jul 11, 2013
Nick Saban and Bret Bielema are stubborn, curmudgeonly traditionalists. Those were the typical reactions to comments made by Alabama's coach last fall and Arkansas' coach last month, in which they suggested that college football's increasingly ubiquitous hurry-up offenses are becoming a health hazard for players. Both coaches said they're concerned for athlete safety because of the inability to make defensive substitutions for extended periods of time when facing breakneck offenses.
Share: Facebook | Twitter | Email
Related: Other News
Recent ACC & NCAA News:Jim Bunning, Hall of Fame Pitcher and Blunt-Spoken Senator, Dies at 85Sunday May 28, 2017Wake Forest breaks ground on two 'critical' athletics buildingsSunday May 28, 2017Texas A&M forward Robert Williams returns for sophomore year with lofty personal and team goalsSunday May 28, 2017Devon Gales, paralyzed by hit against Georgia, is walking againSaturday May 27, 20177 people ID'd for threats to NCAA ref after Kentucky loss to UNCSaturday May 27, 2017