Tar Heel Times
Your comprehensive source for Tar Heel sports news
Mobile Site | Contact | RSS | Search

Hurry-up offenses may put players at greater risk of injury

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. (Sports Illustrated)


Recent ACC & NCAA News Articles:

Hurricanes trying to find right blend of new, old 'U'

What Braxton Miller injury means for Ohio State, Big Ten

Clemson's leading returning rusher Zac Brooks to miss season with injury

Little League Coach Gives Great Post-Game Speech To Kids After Loss (video)

Baylor's new stadium will have an awesome in-game replay app for fans


© 2005-2014 Tar Heel Times | Contact | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Did UNC Win?

Tar Heel Times is an unofficial resource for UNC fans and is not affiliated with the University of North Carolina.