Spring Football Update: Coach Roberts Talks Defense
Monday, April 2, 2012
Spring Football Update: Coach Roberts Talks Defense

Nashville, Tenn. - Tennessee State University football completed another practice on Monday afternoon. The Tigers are midway through the spring calendar and conclude next week with the Blue-White Spring Game on Saturday, April 14.

TSUTigers.com sat down with Co-Defensive Coordinator Justin Roberts to talk about the Tigers' progression on defense. Coach Roberts highlighted some of the focus for the Tigers, while addressing the absences of OVC Defensive Player of the Year Rico Council, HBCU All-American Jospeh Wylie, linebacker John Jones and stalwart lineman Donte'e Nicholls.

TSU practices again on Wednesday at 4 p.m. and scrimmages Saturday at 9:15 a.m. at Hale Stadium.

Next week provides a full slate of activities for Big Blue fans. The Tigers host the annual Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie Celebrity Slam Jam on Friday, April 13 at 7 p.m. The TSU Legends football game with Vanderbilt takes place Saturday, April 14 at 1 p.m. followed by the Blue-White Spring game at 3:30 p.m.

UPCOMING SPRING PRACTICE SCHEDULE: 
Wednesday, April 4 - 4 p.m.
Saturday, April 7 - 9:15 a.m.
Monday, April 9 - 4 p.m.

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