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Film Room: The Red Zone Sequence In The 3rd Quarter

Chandler Smith rushed for 7 yards on 3rd down to get the Coogs a first-and-ten at the 12-yard line. Down 17 in the 3rd quarter, UH needed to punch it in to start the Cougar comeback.   But things broke down immediately thereafter. Facing 5 safeties across, D’Eriq King made 3 interesting reads on three-straight plays before a false start… Read More
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Part 2: Countering SMU’s Tampa 2 Defense

In our film room study, we looked at the SMU defense and offered a few thoughts on how UH could have beaten it. Here, we’ll look at specific ways to counter the Tampa 2.   The point of running this offense – where no running back or receiver is featured – is that it’s supposed to work against any defense.… Read More
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Houston Haiku For Week Two

Note – There are several gifs on this page. May take a moment to load.   Romello Brooker Throws a great block and then scores From 52 out!   D’Eriq King, bombs away! TD to tight end Brooker, Twenty one-zero.   Sumlin 0 and 2 Thank God for Aggie buyout Will be a long year.   Kendal Briles offense Space… Read More
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1st Quarter: Beyond The Box Score – Arizona

An In-Depth Look At The Arizona/Houston Game The first half of the Arizona game was the best half of football the Cougars have played since the Thursday night game vs. Louisville in 2016. Both yesterday and in the Louisville game, the Coogs were up 31-0 at the half. But the halves were dominant in different ways. Louisville had 5 false… Read More
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Beyond The Box Score: Rice

An in-depth look at the UH/Rice game Last year’s team would have lost this game. There’s no doubt in my mind. Kudos to Major for making a change at OC.   But UH isn’t showing any love to Major:     Poor guy.   The 45 points would have been the second-highest scoring game last year.   It was the… Read More