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Griz Football Has First Scrimmage of Spring

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It is spring time and while the spring weather may not be here just yet, spring football is. The Montana Grizzlies opened spring practice a week ago and earlier today they revved it up a little for their first team scrimmage, sort of.

What was supposed to be a team scrimmage was more of a situation practice. Six of the Griz lineman are currently banged up so it made it really tough for the offense to run the ball. On the flip side, a banged up offensive-line mean that the d-line dominated the day. As far as the linebackers, it was a position group of concern heading into the spring but Jeremiah Kose got an interception in 7 on 7 drills and the linebacker core was impressive. In fact, the entire defense looked good as they tackled well and swarmed to the football.

Jordan Johnson, "that was definitely more like a practice today but it's still good to get the pads cracking for real, not that it really effects what I'm doing but it's good for the other guys."

Zack Wagenmann, "that was fun. Any time we get to come out and have a live period everyone is excited about that and everyone is pumped and eager to get going. It gives us a chance to have live bullets and get to go full speed and it kind of gives us a better estimation to where were at."

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