Kid was real impressive against Tech as well. He probably will be starting before the end of the season.
After interception, true freshman ready to make his mark
Blum said it does not matter how old a player is or how much experience they have; he will start the best players in his defensive line room. Because of the effort in practice and his game play, the coaches have given Turner more opportunities in games than other freshmen.
Despite the two big plays and all the extra attention this week, Turner continues to have his mind on only one thing: football.
“It was crazy and the loudest place I have ever been in my life after that play,” Turner said. “Everyone swarmed me, and I was so happy, but right now, I just have to keep my head down, keep grinding in the weight room and on the field, and I need to stay hungry.”