As his freshman season has progressed, Washington’s Hunter Bryant has been fed more information, more responsibilities and ultimately more opportunity.
The potential of the Huskies newest offensive weapon finally flashed on Saturday night.
“There’s always that adjustment period where you’re not sure. A player is really good in high school but something doesn’t click,” Washington quarterback Jake Browning said. “But it definitely clicks for him.”
The Blue Devils drove into Virginia territory on their final possession with Jones completing four consecutive passes, but sacks by Chris Peace early in the drive and freshman linebacker Chris Snowden — on only his second play in the game — slowed the drive, and two incompletions turned the ball back to Virginia.
Duke: The Blue Devils’ defensive front gave Virginia’s line fits all day, and the defensive backs generally ran right with the Cavaliers on deep passes. The line seemed to wear down as Virginia went with a short passing game. The Blue Devils started the day sharing the ACC lead in sacks, but Cheap Dan Marino Jerseys managed just one on the day.
Virginia: With a running game that hasn’t yet proven reliable, Benkert’s accuracy Cheap Jerseys Wholesale Site becomes critical. He was way off early in the game, throwing two interceptions and fumbling once as both teams struggled, but once the short passing game started working, his confidence seemed to return and he carried the day.