He said he hold his team ‘Hey, listen, we’re going to bounce back, we’re going to work our (butts) off this week and we’re going to go out and win this game and win this quarter (of the season).’ That was pretty much the conversation. There wasn’t any wavering from anyone about what we wanted to do and what we wanted to accomplish this week. We’re 100 percent all-in on winning this football game.
One NFL coach, however, compared Mayfield to Russell Wilson, who fell to Seattle in the third round largely because of concerns about his size.
It’s like buying a house, the coach said. Get comparables, and they usually stack up pretty close.
Wilson’s slide has turned out pretty well for the Seahawks, and the coach isn’t overly concerned about Mayfield’s behavioral issues. He did caution, however, If he’s going to be the face of your franchise, you’ve got to be careful.
Ian put it in place where only I could reach it, said Boykin, who finished with three receptions for 102 yards and a touchdown. It was a great pass and I was just lucky enough to pull it down on one hand. I’ve got pretty big hands.
LSU coach Ed Orgeron said that Boykin made a great grab but lamented his defense’s other struggles on the play.
We had our best cover guy on him (Jackson) but he’s a big receiver, he said after the Tigers finished the season 9-4. We had two guys on him and missed the tackle. That’s what I’m mostly disappointed with.