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Miami isn’t a clear example tho.

At least not about scholarships. They sucked in 2019 bc a kicker who did get a scholarship imploded. The third kicker they used that year, who was a PWO, was actually fine. 2020 they got a grad transfer but probably could have landed him as a HS player if they’d offered him a PWO spot.

We are probably heavy on scholarships for Ks as of late w Delaney, Pearson and now Bettridge. Duenkel was a PWO and a top 5 prospect by one service. I don’t care as long as we keep getting good talent. But probably a reflection of our recruiting to some extent.

As for which do better, I’d assume the scholarship players do, but it’s such a small sample of guys who get scholarships.

(In response to this post by The Venetian)

Posted: 07/13/2021 at 9:22PM


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Historically, how have our sholarship kickers done vs walk-ons? -- Hoos in da house 07/12/2021 07:04AM
  It just seems odd not to use a scholarship on them... -- The Venetian 07/12/2021 12:53PM
  OK, but not any other position? -- The Venetian 07/12/2021 4:39PM
  Miami isn’t a clear example tho. -- 4thYear5th 07/13/2021 9:22PM
  It is always easier to think of exceptions -- GtownHoo 07/12/2021 08:14AM
  Did you see his offer sheet and who he chose us over? -- jdubforwahoowa 07/12/2021 08:05AM

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