March 16, 2009
Spring Practice Insider: Day One
All in all it was a typical first day of spring practice. As is always the case, there were some new faces, a few players in new positions and several jersey number changes. One thing that hasn't changed is that everyone is anxious to get back to work.
It was also the first day back to school for the entire team as last week was spring break. With over a week off to recharge their batteries and mat drills behind them, most of the players enjoyed being back on the practice field.
"It was good. It is good to be back out here," quarterback Christian Ponder said. "The time off was good. It allowed us to get away. Everyone is hungry to get back out here and practice. There were a few mistakes but that is why we practice, to get better."
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