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FALL CAMP DAY 10: Valuable experience

DARREN MARKLE

PULLMAN -- The Cougars took the field at Martin Stadium Wednesday and Paul Wulff spent the majority of the practice focusing on scrimmage and game type simulations. The WSU coaching staff has been shuffling in and out a good number of guys -- quite a few -- to run series with the 1's thus far in fall camp. Among those getting valuable learning reps today was a linebacking true frosh.

For example, take the linebacker position. True freshman Darren Markle was running series with the ones at middle linebacker today in place of the projected starter on the depth chart, Alex Hoffman-Ellis. Jason Stripling has, over the whole of fall camp, received the majority of snaps with the starting unit at WIL and has been performing well. While '08 starting weakside 'backer Louis Bland has...

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