Bob McGovern of the Maroon Musket has a feature on sophomore linebacker Kassan Messiah who turned heads last year as a true freshman and one of the top defensive players for the Minutemen.
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Lots of coverage from the first week of preseason training camp. The Minutemen held their first two-a-day session on Saturday with a scrimmage during the afternoon practice.
The team had Sunday off with the exception of meetings in the afternoon and evening. UMass will hold another two-a-day on Monday as the work week begins again.
UMass football training camp 2013: Strength coach Mike Golden drawing rave reviews from players and coaches | masslive.com
UMass football training camp 2013: Sophomore center Matt Sparks stepping into veteran role on the offensive line | masslive.com
UMass football training camp 2013: Colter Johnson hoping to build on last season's success | masslive.com
Jordan Broadnax's experience makes him front-runner for starting running back job, but competition looms | Daily Collegian Sports
Charley Molnar compares first practice of 2012 to 2013: 'It's a night and day difference' | Daily Collegian Sports
UMass football training camp 2013: First practice means a fresh start for three fifth-year transfers | masslive.com
UMass football training camp 2013: Charley Molnar looking for growth from key sophomores | masslive.com
Harry Plumer of the Springfield Republican takes a look at this Saturday's football game at Northern Illinois and how the UMass defense will look to contain Heisman candidate quarterback Jordan Lynch.
Harry Plumer of the Springfield Republican has a feature on Stanley Andre who is having a standout camp as a defensive end. Andre was asked to switch from his natural linebacker position to defensive end and has made the transition seamlessly.