Colorado Buffaloes vs Arizona Wildcats
Arizona is focusing on improving its rushing defense ahead of the Wildcats' Pac-12 home opener against winless Colorado on Saturday in Tucson, Ariz.
The Wildcats (2-2, 0-1 Pac-12) gave up 354 rushing yards in a 49-31 loss at Cal last week and allowed 283 in a win over FCS North Dakota State a week earlier. Arizona ranks 125th out of 131 teams nationally against the run.
"Tackling would always be the starting point," said Arizona coach Jedd Fisch, vowing an increased emphasis on fundamentals in drills this week. "It's that first tackle that (they're) breaking through. I think the other part of it is that we weren't necessarily in our gaps."Read More...