Tag: Taggart

Report: Taggart hires Weist as receivers coach

USF coach Willie Taggart has dealt with plenty of staff turnover in his first three seasons at USF. ORACLE FILE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU USF coach Willie Taggart has reportedly found his replacement for the open wide receivers coach position. Fox Sports' Bruce Feldman reported Wednesday that Taggart has hired assistant T.J. […]

USF, Navy showcase a new breed of QB

USF's Quinton Flowers (left) and Navy's Keenan Reynolds are both part of a new evolution of smaller quarterbacks that are leading a surge in college football. PHOTOS SPECIAL TO THE ORACLE The era of the traditional big-bodied quarter    back are  quickly fading. Though  they   still exist, a new prototype […]

Jamie Byrd’s switch to husky paying off for USF

Senior Jamie Byrd leads the Bulls with four sacks, all of which have come in his last two games. ORACLE PHOTO/ADAM MATHIEU USF husky Jamie Byrd doesn’t just hit opponents. He takes every ounce of his 185-pound compact frame and drives through them, pummeling them into the dirt. SMU quarterback […]