Football Begins Fall Camp

first_imgThe Drake University football team began preparations for the 2016 season on Wednesday evening with its first practice under the lights at Drake Stadium.The entire roster reported to campus on Tuesday for the team’s annual ‘Reunion Day.’ After a full day of meetings, physicals, equipment fittings and announcements, the Bulldogs began positional meetings on Wednesday prior to taking the field at around 7:20 p.m.”It’s great to back out here with these guys. There was a ton of energy out here and having a blast being back on the field,” said head coach Rick Fox. The squad has 21 more practices before classes start, a precious amount of time that Fox is looking forward to using to work on playing fast, playing physical and playing together.The team will have four more practices before for their first practice in full pads on Monday, Aug. 15.Print Friendly Versionlast_img

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