PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Multiple freshmen are making strides for playing time as the first padded day of Rutgers practice approaches. Rutgers head coach Kyle Flood broke down names on the offensive line, in the defensive secondary and at running back during a media session after practice.
Two true freshman running backs picked up opportunities in Rutgers practice with sophomore Desmon Peoples missing two of the last three days via injury.
Head coach Kyle Flood gave opportunities to multiple freshmen during the first day in shoulder pads, and discussed them after practice.
Flood also broke down the latest in the battle for two quarterback spots where Gary Nova remains the leader but has not yet been named the starter.