Tag: Jeff Wilson

Jeff Wilson at the NFL Combine

Jeff Wilson went to the combine this week and put up 15 reps on the bench press. He is reportedly saving his other tests — the 40, vertical etc — for the NT pro day. This is all on the advice of doctors. NFL.com’s Lance Lierlein has him as a priority free agent coming out… Read more »

Jeff Wilson Signs With Agent

https://twitter.com/leighsteinberg/status/950477110514040832 This is great as we all have fond feelings for Jeff. Hopefully he will go on to compete in playoff games along with fellow NT alumnus Craig Robertson, whose Saints just won their wild card matchup. Unfortunately, Leigh referred to NT as “State” in his tweet. I did not catch it upon first glance… Read more »

Ugly Wins Are Wins: North Texas 45 ODU 38

Mason Fine saw the rush, stepped up, scrambled to his left. He found daylight to his left and sprinted toward it. He began his slide and NT was safely in the win column following some cursory kneels. Why was NT in need of a 3rd-and-8 scramble to win things? Well the reason is a long… Read more »

2017 Season: ODU Preview

In many ways this game is about FAU more than it is about Old Dominion. This is dangerous in the fact that Old Dominion has enough to threaten this North Texas team and misplaced preparation is how teams become vulnerable. That said, the renewed focus that can only come from an epic, record-setting loss is… Read more »

NT Pulls Shocking Come Back Miracle, Wins 29-26 Over UTSA

North Texas won 29-26 on a miracle 98-yard, 7-play drive that included a 49-yard bomb to Mike Lawrence in double coverage. https://twitter.com/ConferenceUSA/status/919428180838047744 Mason Fine had Mesh and found Rico Bussey on the crossing route as UTSA brought everyone on 3rd and 1 from the UTSA 22. He waited for the absolute last second to fire… Read more »

2017 Jeff Wilson Stat Watch — Bye Edition

The last time we checked in on Jeff Wilson we were cautiously optimistic about his chances of reaching 1500 yards. He had himself a game against Southern Miss last week that boosted his numbers and his average. While we have the bye week to take stock of things, we can take another peek at things…. Read more »

SoMiss Highlights

This includes Jeff Wilson’s escape from the end zone that we mentioned on the podcast, and the 97-yard drive. So epic.