Paul Pasqualoni

Edsall Working On Looser, Higher-Scoring Team

Edsall Working On Looser, Higher-Scoring Team

Behind the locked doors of the Shenkman Training Center, and in meetings at the adjacent Burton Family Football Complex, UConn players and coaches are working on the fine details that go into building the type of team the Huskies hope to be by the end of August.

A no-huddle offense is being installed. A 3-3-5 defensive scheme is being taught. In the first three of 15 spring practices, players took their first steps into a project they hope will deliver a vastly different product.

Football nomenclature and acumen is important to those involved. To those watching, there's also the more general and important question of whether the Huskies will actually be entertaining....