Game 1 - Delaware

8/28/2008 9:36:34 AM Alright Soupers. Game 1 of the football season is upon us. I don't know about you, but I'm pretty excited to finally see some Terps football after last season left a bad taste in all of our mouths after the offensive collapse against Oregon State, and the 3 tough winable games that our boys just could not get.

It's a new year with a new Offensive Coordinator and some new and exciting players. I'm interested to see how Kenny Tate plays in our defensive backfield. What about Davin Meggett as our backup running back? He seems to have all the goods for a youngster. Of course the story of this team and perhaps what will define this season and maybe even Ralph Freidgen's tenure in College Park is the Quarterback race.

The Fridge has chosen Jordan Steffy and it's up to us to support that decision until Steffy proves himself one way or another. We'll see, but for the sake of this season I think we all hope Steffy can get it done.

As for our first opponent, devoted Souper Wheels gave us a nice preview and I'll reprint it here:

Delaware returns 6 starters on offense and 8 on defense. They run a 1 back, 3 wide with a TE offense. Their top returning RB ran for 395 yards last year (playing behind a 1,500+ yard and 20+ rushing TD All American), and they have a fairly large O line (6
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