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One Tough Guy

When you first see redshirt freshman offensive lineman J.C. Brignone, you notice that he's got a bit of a baby face and a dazzling smile to go along with it, but when he gets on the field of play what the opposing defensive linemen see is an entirely different guy.

"He is a really strong, smart football player who has tremendous toughness," said Grimes. "And he has tremendous pride. He doesn't take no for an answer. He doesn't accept getting his tail whipped. If he gets his tail whipped it's not going to happen twice in a row because he has a lot of pride. "He's a young man who I think will continue to flourish because he has the intangibles that you are...

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