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Coach's Look: Breaking Down the Zone Read

Davis vs OSU: Best play calling in three years

I initially intended to write this article last week. With all of the media publicity that the zone read got after the Nebraska win, I'm sure many people wanted to know more about the nuts and bolts of the play. However, I wanted to wait until this week to see if it was something that <B>Greg Davis</B> continued to call (or if it was more like the bunch package that got shelved after success) and also see if there were any new wrinkles added. Let's just say that I have been pleasantly surprised.

Earlier in the year, one of the posters on the Members Only board asked me if coaches could, in fact, learn throughout their careers, and if they could, who were the best "learners" in college football. This year, Greg Davis is proof positive that a leopard can change his spots. I believe that he should be the frontrunner for the Comeback Coordinator of the Year Award (now someone just has to go... Recommended Stories