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Scrimmage Report: Defense Turns it Up

Kelly Poppinga

The Cougar defense bounced back during today's scrimmage at LaVell Edwards Stadium. After having their lunch handed to them the previous scrimmage, the defense held the offense in check throughout the day's scrimmage. Three and outs, batted balls, and tackles for loss marked today's scrimmage.

"We stepped it up," said defensive lineman Hala Paongo, "I'm proud of our guys and now we just need to make that happen every day. We didn't let the offense push us around like last time, and that is what it has to be every day." First Drive John Beck took the snaps for the first series and went two for two for 15 yards. The series included back-to-back sacks; Brett Denney had the first and... Recommended Stories