November 11, 2007

Tiger grade card

It was closer than most, but in the end, it was still a win. The Tigers dumped Texas A&M 40-26 on Saturday and moved to 9-and-1 on the season. PowerMizzou.com hands out the grade card from Saturday:

Quarterback

All first half, I'm thinking Chase Daniel is not playing that well. Even in the second half, I thought he was okay. And then you look down at the end of the day and he has completed 80% of his passes for 353 yards and three touchdowns without a pick. It's scary that he can actually be better.

Final Grade: A-

Running Backs

By far the best day of the season for Tony Temple. One teammate told me it was his best game of the year. And Jimmy Jackson has found a definite role on this team as a short yardage and goal line guy that is going to pick up the tough yards for you. This is as impressed as I've been by the Tiger run game in quite a while.

Final Grade: A

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