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UConn Quarterbacks Coach Shane Day Talks About Scott McCummings, The Complete QB

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What’s goin on?

Talked to UConn quarterbacks coach Shane Day and offensive coordinator T.J. Weist for a story you’ll see this weekend, I’m guessing.

Weist is beginning his first season with the Huskies. Day, however, is in his third season as UConn quarterbacks coach so he knows much more about the situation and the players involved, including junior Scott McCummings.

McCummings, unlike junior Chandler Whitmer and redshirt freshman Casey Cochran, is a dual threat-type but Day said the focus since he arrived has been on making  McCummimngs more of a complete quarterback.   Continue reading

UConn QB Coach Shane Day Talks About A “Good Problem To Have”

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Here’s an interview with new UConn quarterbacks coach Shane Day following Saturday’s scrimmage, the Huskies second of the spring season. The third is this coming Saturday and the fourth and final one is the annual Blue-White spring game which will be held on April 21. Free admission and free parking. The game will be on SNY…

Day on the quarterbacks’ progress through Saturday’s scrimmage, the second of the spring.

“I think they’ve done a really good job, all of them, to be honest. Whenever you have a new coach that comes in he’s got his agenda or whatever and so over the first couple of weeks of practice it’s hard to assimilate all that knowledge and play with it on the field but I feel (in the second scrimmage) there was a lot of good instances where they were able to apply those principles that we’re teaching and doing it in a team setting, in a scrimmage-type setting so I’d say all of them have done a really good job with that stuff.

What do you like about each of the guys, strengths or something you want to see them improve on? Continue reading