Indiana Head Coach Bill Lynch from Here In Chicago Highlights

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Lynch may not have a lot of wins as the coach at IU, but he is one of the best people in college sports.  Photo courtesy of Troy Benoit.

Lynch may not have a lot of wins as the coach at IU, but he is one of the best people in college sports. Photo courtesy of Troy Benoit.

  • 8 offensive starters returning
  • “Feel like we made great strides last season”
  • “12 plays away from having an outstanding season and playing in a good bowl game”
  • “Finishing “ is the theme for the team this year
  • Red Shirted a lot of kids, and he believes that the experience is starting to show itself
  • Ben Chappell at QB: 5th year senior, already graduated and is working on a Masters
  • O-Line: 3 seniors and 2 juniors, so lots of experience as well as underclassmen and redshirted players
  • “Can’t wait to watch the defense play”
  • red shirting and development will show on the defensive side of the ball.
  • Strength of the Defense is the DT position
  • Secondary is the area the staff has worked the hardest on
  • recruited two JC corners and moved Mitch Evans and Matt Ernest were moved to DB from WR
  • Facility improvements have been a boon to recruiting and the program
  • 25,000 sq. ft. weightroom, as well as academic space, meeting rooms and offices
  • WR Corps- deepest/best in the Big Ten? How do you get them all involved?
  • Doss will be PR/KR and they will try to get the ball into his hands as much as possible
  • More situational work on 3rd downs and redzone? 

 

Props to Joe Polasek for his help with this.