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Defense Looks to Set Tempo

Derron Smith

Fresno State finds itself back in the underdog role in Oregon on Saturday. The Bulldogs put their new style of play up to the test against one of the top teams in the nation. Sophomore safety Derron Smith discusses how the ‘Dogs plan to slow down the Oregon offense, and reflects on a similar scenario in Lincoln, Nebraska a year ago…

Fresno State showed improvement in their first game under Defensive Coordinator Nick Toth's 3-4 defense. The Bulldogs held Weber State to 10 points, which had only been accomplished once in the previous two seasons. The fanatical defense limited Weber State to 274 yards of total offense and was able to force one turnover. Redshirt sophomore safety Derron Smith feels that there is still room for... Recommended Stories

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