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Questions About The Knoxville Line Play Quickly Getting Answered

Posted: Sunday, September 2nd, 2012 at 5:59 am
Author: KNIA/KRLS Sports-Derek Cardwell

What was a big question mark coming into the season for the Knoxville Football Squad, is now giving the coaching staff some very positive answers. The defensive line was supped to be a work in progress. While, there is still improvement to be made, Coach Troy Rider says the defensive line play has been a key reason for Knoxville’s 2-0 start. He says Joe Stearns, Reed Long, Kyle Kaestener and others have stepped up their play in the first two games. The Panthers have yielded a net 27 yards rushing in the first two games combined. Knoxville welcomes Winterset to Ken Locke Stadium this Friday for the class 3A district eight opener.