In partnership with CBSSports.com
The place for Irish fans to engage in hardcore discussion about Notre Dame athletics
Talk with Irish fans from around the globe about college football's most storied program
The spot for anything on your mind outside of Notre Dame athletics
The place for Notre Dame fans to trade and exchange tickets
You have no favorite boards.
Is he still on the team? Did he play yesterday? I have read 4 or 5 articles about the game. Nothing about Jones.
He had 1 catch
thanks - is he starting?
He was limping around so thats why he did not see extensive action. nothing serious.
ND Family...Go Irish !!!!
TJ and Davaris are mainly the X receivers on the wide side. Starting is not really relevant because the snap count in a game is going to be pretty similar between the two. For example, Alex Welch "started" with Eifert in a double tight end situation, but on the second play Koyack was in for Welch.
A lot depends on specific packages or comfort level of coaches in certain packages, understanding coverages, adjusting to audibles — and blocking downfield. For the 1988 national champs, Ricky Watters and Pat Eilers were nearly 50-50 at flanker even though Watters had far more star power. But in that offense, you had also better be a proficient blocker, and Eilers excelled.
247Sports In partnership with CBS Sports