5 storylines to watch at Utah State football fall camp

Published: Thursday, Aug. 1 2013 11:18 p.m. MDT

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When Andersen jumped at the chance to move to Wisconsin, Wells became the obvious successor and was named the new head coach just days later. Wells, a former Utah State quarterback, is a young enthusiastic coach who excelled in two years as an assistant under Andersen. Now as the head coach, Wells gets a chance to put his own personal stamp on his alma mater.

“Players make plays and players win games,” Wells said about replacing Andersen, “50,000 people don’t come to a game to see nine coaches and a head coach run up and down the sidelines.”

With new coaches at both offensive and defensive coordinator, the Aggies will be on their third different coordinator on both sides of the ball in three years, but with the staff Wells has hired, he doesn’t expect the change to be a difficult one for players to adapt to.

“Internally it hasn’t been that big of a difference. The base nuts and bolts of what we’ve done hasn’t changed much. The verbage and X’s and O’s are the same,” Wells said.
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Go Big Blue!!!
Bountiful, UT

Great article DN. Keep them coming!

BigCougar
Bountiful, UT

big question:

"Is Wells the next Brent Guy or the next Gary Andersen?"

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