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8/29/14
BOGACZYK: In Any Language, Herd's Jean-Louis Has Impressed
The Word on the Herd-August 29, 2014

"Geez, Louise!" One day earlier this month after a Marshall football practice, I was waiting to interview a player when I thought I heard Coach Doc Holliday utter those words.

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8/28/14
BOGACZYK: Trupo Thrilled to Play Again After `Major Stuff'
The Word on the Herd-August 28, 2014

Tommy Trupo is a trooper. And as a soccer star, he's a survivor. "More than as few times when I've been out on the road recruiting, coaches will ask,

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8/27/14
BOGACZYK: Cato Says Herd Attack Grows with Knowledge of System
The Word on the Herd-August 27, 2014

Marshall has snapped the football on offense more than 3,000 times in the last three seasons, and Rakeem Cato has taken all but about 270 of those for Coach Doc Holliday's team.

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8/26/14
BOGACZYK: Leggett Plans to Play Up and Back at Safety
The Word on the Herd-August 26, 2014

Marshall football Coach Doc Holliday and his veteran defensive coordinator, Chuck Heater, want A.J. Leggett playing like George Jefferson this season.

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8/25/14
BOGACZYK: Van Horn Still Finishing, Even as Starter
The Word on the Herd-August 25, 2014

Last season, when the once-enflamed Marshall-Miami (Ohio) football rivalry was rekindled as a non-conference date after an eight-year hiatus, Clint Van Horn was in something of a mop-up role on the Herd offensive line.

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8/24/14
BOGACZYK: Haig, Smith Still Seeking a Leg Up for Herd
The Word on the Herd-August 24, 2014

Doc Holliday will unveil his season-opening two-deep on Tuesday, but the Marshall football coach said there's one position where a decision may not be made until Saturday at Miami of Ohio's Yager Stadium.

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8/24/14
BOGACZYK: Cato Sees Prolific Herd Offense as Improved
The Word on the Herd-August 24, 2014

The lofty expectations for Marshall football in 2014 are primarily rooted in an offense that has been one of the nation's most productive for the past two seasons.

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8/22/14
BOGACZYK: Herd's Rouse Gets Respect, at Whatever Age
The Word on the Herd-August 22, 2014

The mantra "Respect your elders" is in force on the 2014 Marshall football team.

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8/22/14
BOGACZYK: Weaver, Riedel Give Herd Hometown Hopes
The Word on the Herd-August 22, 2014

Cassie Weaver and Taylor Riedel don't need the Dorothy Gale character from The Wizard of Oz to explain it to them.

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8/21/14
BOGACZYK: True Frosh Get Quick Chance with Herd
The Word on the Herd-August 21, 2014

While Marshall's two-deep is likely to include about 15 seniors to open the 2014 football season, it's what at the other end of the Thundering Herd roster that makes an impression, too.

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