As we heard over and again last season there wasn’t anything at all special about
Finding a solution to these woes has been the task of
This position actually seems to be settled. While DeMarco Murray could still be a factor in kickoff return yards it appears that the coaching staff would prefer him not after season ending injuries the last two years on kickoffs. Should either Franks or Broyles be removed due to performance or injury, expect JUCO transfer Cameron Kenny to get a shot before
Dominique Franks, JR: Averaged 5.8 yards per return on punt returns last season but was only allowed six opportunities. His longest punt return was 17 yards and it came against
Ryan Broyles, SO: Averaged 9.9 yards per return on punt returns as
Jimmy Stevens, SO: Set a school record for the most extra points attempted and extra points made in `08. Kicked a career long 42-yard field goal against Texas A&M. He made 8-of-11 field goal attempts and 92-of-97 extra point attempts. Stevens was named to the 2009 Groza Award watch list.