During the 2-minute drill it appeared that … wait, is it possible? … yes, Blaze Soares was playing middle linebacker.
“I love it there,” Soares said.
Of course, it was part of a rotational experiment, and that Mana Lolotai and Jake Heun will be getting the bullk of the work there.
But, yet …
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Greg McMackin has put together a bright-minded staff on defense. Newcomers Chris Tormey and Michael not only work well with the holdovers — Rich Miano, Cal Lee, George Lumpkin and Dave Aranda — but they have brought renewed energy to practices.
Keep an eye on Aranda, who is regarded as a rising star in the coaching ranks.
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Yesterday’s moving day (from the dance studios) meant one thing: the rookie talent show. The closed-door show is usually a unifying event. Details are always hush-hush, but several years ago it was revealed that quarterback Timmy Chang had a recurring role as a certain blog host. I knew there was something I liked about Timmy.