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Making The Most Of Limited Chances

Redshirt freshman Tyler Bitancurt is one of three placekickers in preseason camp competing for starting positions on the team -- a competition that offers a limited number of chances to impress.

For most players on a football team, chances to prove themselves are many. Individual drills, team drills, scrimmages – all provide myriad opportunities to showcase their talents. For kickers and punters, however, those opportunities are fare fewer. While the former are on the field for the entire two-plus hours of a typical practice, kickers are center stage far less. There are some warm-ups, a...

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