South Florida punter Mattias Ciabatti boots 2-yard punt (GIF)

South Florida Bulls punter Mattias Ciabatti averaged 37 yards a punt in Saturday's game against Miami, but it could have been much higher if not for his second quarter punt that traveled only 2 yards. At least it went for positive yardage, unlike one made by Oregon State a couple of years back that went for -4 yards. GIF via GIFulmination.  H/T NIS. Related posts...
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USF punter boots a 2-yard punt

If you’re looking for the appropriate cover of the South Florida season synopsis program, here is a strong candidate. Also, all covers should be done using animated GIFs. Punter Mattias Ciabatti unleashed a two-yard punt against Miami – yes, two – which is more of a physics problem than an actual football play. It doesn’t beat [...]
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No. 93 South Florida Bulls season preview: Get on the bus with Willie Taggert

No. 93 South Florida Bulls (3-9)Coach Willie Taggart (first season at USF, 16-20 overall)Returning starters: 10 (4 offense, 6 defense, 0 special teams)Recruiting rank: 53Strength of schedule: 56 The USF Bulls hope new coach Willie Taggart can quickly rebuild the USF program like he did in his three seasons at Western Kentucky. The Bulls got worse in each of their three seasons...
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August 19, 2013  |  Discuss

Taggart Runs USF Scrimmage at 4:30AM

When Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh visited a South Florida practice last week, he... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
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August 15, 2013  |  Discuss

USF coach Willie Taggart makes bizarre video

We may already have a winner for this season's top video promotion in the college football universe. South Florida is looking to build some momentum with their program with a new head coach in a new conference. The hiring of Willie Taggart was one of the best moves made in the most recent coaching carousel, and the school is allowing his personality to take charge. For this,...
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August 13, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 92 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs season preview

No. 92 Louisiana Tech Bulldogs (9-3) Coach Skip Holtz (first year at Louisiana Tech, 88-71 overall)Returning Starters: 8, 3 offense, 4 defense, 1 special teamsRecruiting Rank: 97 Skip Holtz returns to Conference USA and his era with the Bulldogs will begin in familiar territory – with a road trip to North Carolina State. Holtz was the head coach at East Carolina from 2005-2009...
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June 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Photo: South Florida Bulls honors punter with plaque, spells his name wrong

On Sunday, during halftime of the home basketball game against Louisville, the South Florida Bulls honored punter Justin Brockhaus-Kann. Kann, who wrapped up five years of service for the football program last season, was bestowed the Special Teams Player of the Year Award after averaging a career-best 40.6 yards per punt in 2012. However, the plaque he received not only spelled...
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February 18, 2013  |  Discuss

South Florida fires Skip Holtz

South Florida fired Skip Holtz on Sunday after Holtz led the Bulls to 5 – 7 and 3 – 9 seasons. Holtz accepted the job in 2010 and led the Bulls to an 8 – 5 season that year and win in the Meineke Car Care bowl. Apparently though, South Florida doesn’t want to stick it out and give Holtz a 4th season to redeem himself. Holtz released a statement through the university on Sunday...
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December 03, 2012  |  Discuss

10 Coaches to Replace Fired Skip Holtz at South Florida

After starting his career at South Florida with a solid 8-5 season, Skip Holtz appeared to have the Bulls in position to contend for Big East...
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December 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Skip Holtz to be fired from USF

According to Bullsradiosport, Skip Holtz is fired from the University of South Florida Bulls football team. A press conference is to be held at 1 PM EST to confirm the firing. Skip Holtz used to coach at ECU and is the son of Lou Holtz the legendary Notre Dame and South Carolina coach. USF will announce firing of football coach Skip Holtz at 1 p.m. news conference. (Via @gregauman...
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December 02, 2012  |  Discuss

USF Bulls talk first day of Fall camp

USF kicked off the firs day of fall camp on Thursday and and caught up with several Bulls to get their thoughts on the start of camp. See what DE Ryne Giddins, WR Sterling Griffin, P Matias Ciabatti, DT Todd Chandler, TE Andreas Shields, C Austin Reiter, DB Fidel Montgomery, & WR/KR Terrence Mitchell had to say
August 07, 2012  |  Discuss

30 Teams in 30 Days: #30 The University of South Florida Bulls

The Story: USF seems to carry the same fairy tale story into each season. Upset a big named opponent, start with a solid record…enter conference play and completely crap the bed. They opened the season upsetting Notre Dame in South Bend, and managed to finish with a 5-7 record (1-6 in conference), missing a bowl [...]
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July 30, 2012  |  Discuss

USF recruit takes picture of himself stomping on a Gator shirt Asiantii Woulard is a 3 star dual threat quarterback from Winter Park, FL that recently just posted this picture to his Twitter account. The photo depicts Woulard standing on a shirt with a Florida Gator logo on it. The funny thing about this? He doesn’t even have an offer from Florida. In fact, his offer list is pretty...
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June 18, 2012  |  Discuss

Skip Holtz: “My home is in Tampa”

We have more half-denials coming out on as the Arkansas Razorbacks coaching search continues. Next up, Skip Holtz of USF. Here are the key phrases that don’t stamp out the possibility of him leaving for the job recently vacated by the philandering Bobby Petrino: I have not talked to anybody from Arkansas. Which might be [...]
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April 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Coach Holtz Talks First Day in full pads

USF Head Coach Skip Holtz talks to the media after the Bulls fist practice in full pads. Holtz said it was an an intense practice with a lot energy, excitement and enthusiasm, and was one of the best practices they've ever had. He also said he's very excited with the senior leadership on the team, and that they're a fun team to coach.
March 24, 2012  |  Discuss

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