South Alabama Looking For Breakout Season In 2014

By JOHN ZENOR
AP Sports Writer

South Alabama has wasted no time earning respect in the Sun Belt Conference.

The Jaguars, in their second season as full-fledged league members, are picked to finish third and a bowl bid isn't a big stretch for the fledgling FBS program.

Coach Joey Jones says the Jaguars "raise our expectations every year."

South Alabama was 6-6 last season and a 4-3 league mark was good for a third-place tie after finishing on a three-game win streak. Four of the losses came by one or two points.

Brandon Bridge is replacing quarterback Ross Metheny. Bridge will have the protection of preseason All-Sun Belt offensive tackles Chris May and Ucambre Williams.

He's got solid targets led by tight end Wes Saxton and wide receiver Shavarez Smith.


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