Seven Hoosiers on Pre-Season All-Big Ten Teams in Preview Magazines

Seven Hoosiers on Pre-Season All-Big Ten Teams in Preview Magazines

Written by Sammy Jacobs (@Hoosier_Huddle)

Every summer around Memorial Day college football fans rifle through magazine stands at their local supermarket or bookstore in search of a pre-season college football preview magazine. I know that every time I hit Kroger or Books-a-Million after May 10th I check just in case they come in early. I consider there to be four big, must buy magazines every year, Athlon Sports, Lindy’s, Phil Steele and Street and Smith’s. Some are better than others, but each have their own strengths. Why buy four magazines? Well, I am crazy, but I like having other perspectives to compile. One of the great tools that these magazines provide is their pre-season All-Big Ten teams. This year, there are seven Hoosiers who earned that honor heading into the 2019 season and eight have been singled out in the magazines. Here they are:

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In Logan Justus and Charles Campbell, the Hoosiers Have Two Kickers Who Thrive on Competition

In Logan Justus and Charles Campbell, the Hoosiers Have Two Kickers Who Thrive on Competition

Written by Sammy Jacobs (@Hoosier_Huddle)

In order for Indiana football to get over the hump and win the games they need to get back to the postseason and finish with a winning record for the first time since 2007, they will need to do all the little things correctly. One of the bigger little things is consistently hitting field goals in tough conditions. While the weather was dry and fairly warm for last Friday’s spring game in Bloomington the wind was whipping around Memorial stadium close to 20 miles per hour, making it a bit more challenging for Indiana kickers Logan Justus and Charles Campbell to connect on field goals. The good news for the Hoosiers is that the four kickers who attempted field goals hit nine-of-10.

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Spring Practice 2018 Position Preview: Special Teams

Spring Practice 2018 Position Preview: Special Teams

Written By Sammy Jacobs (@Hoosier_Huddle)

We have reached the point where we are under 10 days until spring practice and today we are looking at the special teams units for the Hoosiers. There are some rock solid options at punter, long snapper and holder, but everything else is wide open.

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Countdown to IUFB Kickoff: 82 Days (Luke Timian and Logan Justus)

Countdown to IUFB Kickoff: 82 Days (Luke Timian and Logan Justus)

Written by: TJ Inman (@TJHoosierHuddle)

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The Hoosier Huddle Countdown to Kick-off rolls along as we move to number 82! That means there are now only 82 days until the Indiana Hoosiers kick-off the 2017 season by hosting the mighty Buckeyes of Ohio State. The countdown today features a look at two very different players that happen to share the same number: Logan Justus and Luke Timian.

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2017 Spring Practice Preview: Special Teams

2017 Spring Practice Preview: Special Teams

Written By Sammy Jacobs (@Hoosier_Huddle)

A renewed emphasis will be put on the importance of special teams in 2017, when the Hoosiers start spring Practice on March 4th. The special teams unit was one of the Hoosiers’ bugaboos in 2016 that kept them from taking the next step up from a second consecutive 6-7 season. The Hoosiers struggled in all facets of the forgotten phase of the game. Griffin Oakes was sub-par the on both field goals and kick-offs, Joseph Gedeon wasn’t the difference maker at punter that he may have looked like against FIU, and the return game (both punt and kick) was non-existent.  This spring may serve as a wake-up call for any player that thinks their jobs on a special teams unit is safe.

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Countdown to Kickoff: 82 Days (Luke Timian and Logan Justus)

Countdown to Kickoff: 82 Days (Luke Timian and Logan Justus)

There are now 82 days remaining until the Indiana Hoosiers kick-off the 2016 season in Miami against the Florida International Golden Panthers. Join us each day for each part of our 100-day countdown to the opener! Currently, wide receiver Luke Timian and kicker Logan Justus are sporting the number 82 for the Hoosiers.

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