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Chuck Landon grades the Herd

Dec. 08, 2013 @ 12:03 AM

Chuck Landon Grades The Herd ... Rice 41, Marshall 24

OFFENSE: D - It couldn't establish the run, dropped passes and was confused by coverages.

DEFENSE: D - It couldn't get off the field on third down, stop the run or stop the pass.

SPECIAL TEAMS: C- -- It fielded only two of six punts and allowed three to be downed inside its own 10-yard line.

COACHING: F - Rice stayed a play or two ahead all day.

OVERALL: F - Marshall had a chance for a conference championship for the first time in 11 years and didn't come close.

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