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Tuesday, Sep 02, 2014

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USF defense changes from 4-3 to 3-4

TAMPA — After playing primarily in the 4-3 defense last season, the University of South Florida football team has changed up its style a bit under defensive coordinator Chuck Bresnahan, who has switched the defensive scheme to the 3-4.
Published: 08/14/14
USF secondary had on-the-job training as freshmen

USF secondary had on-the-job training as freshmen

USF's secondary should be one of the team's strongest components. Last season, it helped the Bulls to a No. 21 overall defensive ranking in FBS. If everyone stays healthy and together, it could be nationally recognized in 2015.
Published: 08/14/14

Plenty of chances for USF running backs

TAMPA – Opportunities abound in the University of South Florida’s backfield, mostly because it lost 1,018 of the 1,064 net rushing yards from last season. Marcus Shaw (765 yards) exhausted his eligibility. Willie Davis (139) transferred...
Published: 08/13/14

Bulls have opportunities at running back

TAMPA — Opportunities abound in the University of South Florida’s backfield, mostly because it lost 1,018 of the 1,064 net rushing yards from last season. Marcus Shaw (765 yards) exhausted his eligibility. Willie Davis (139) transferred...
Published: 08/12/14

USF notes: Starting QB could be chosen soon

TAMPA — Entering the second week of training camp, the University of South Florida Bulls have not determined a starting quarterback between sophomore Mike White and junior Steven Bench. But Bulls coach Willie Taggart said the decision will like...
Published: 08/12/14

College Football Notes: Bulls’ Davis vocal leader

TAMPA — Expectations for senior WR Andre Davis are high heading into the 2014 regular season, and the former Jefferson High School product is looking forward to living up to them. Coming off a career year in 2013, when Davis hauled in 49 pass...
Published: 08/10/14

USF Bulls united for first full-squad practice

For the first time in four days, the University of South Florida’s football team was together.
Published: 08/08/14

USF linemen go into season with a mission

TAMPA — After South Florida’s rushing game averaged just 3 yards per carry and scored only four touchdowns in 12 games last season, the offensive line was much-criticized. Instead of sulking, the linemen made a dedicated effort to get s...
Published: 08/07/14

Taggart begins ‘Bulls Way’ during first USF practice

TAMPA — Past a new sign outside the Lee Roy Selmon Athletics Center that says “Bulls Way,” South Florida coach Willie Taggart led his 50-plus players onto the field Monday morning for what he believes is the next step in Bulls fo...
Published: 08/05/14
Taggart: Getting USF to bowl is a must

Taggart: Getting USF to bowl is a must

TAMPA — When asked on Sunday if this year was a “bowl game or bust” mentality at South Florida, coach Willie Taggart said, “We’re not looking at it that way.”
Published: 08/04/14
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