*Juco transfer Demond Washington is picking up things quickly and looks like he will be a major contributor at cornerback this season. He also is working as a punt returner.
*One of the faster players on the team, wide receiver Quindarius Carr, is another Tiger getting a look as a punt returner. Other returning players working on punt returns include wide receiver Montez Billings and cornerback Walt McFadden.
*Freshman Robert Cooper said he doesn't have any problem with being moved from quarterback to tight end, but notes he is a work in progress. Playing QB and defensive back in high school at Daphne, he notes that he has a lot to learn at his new position. He notes that he has dropped weight this summer on campus and is currently 6-4, 218 pounds.