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post #11 of 12 (permalink) Old 01-05-2009, 09:41 AM Thread Starter
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I really like the focus. That's where we want to be. Focus and intensity at the line.

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Yesterday, we had somewhat of a milestone. I had set a winger up about 125 yards away in a flat short field, with the toss behind the winger (no stickman or anything this time). He marks very well and hunts hard if he doesn't step on the mark.

Yesterday, I noticed when I brought him to the line, he was really focused and paying attention--looking into the field to try to pick out a gunner or winger. We will start the basics this month, but I think this guy might be a good one.
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More progress is being made!

Confidence is building. He is also beginning to run a little harder (to and from).
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