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Tyrone Nix: It's All About Effort

Tyrone Nix: It's All About Effort

Defensive Coordinator Tyrone Nix is entering his second season at South Carolina, and despite only returning one true starter from a year ago, Nix's defense held Mississippi State scoreless in the season opener. Nix still maintains that the defense has a ways to go, but he could not help but be pleased with the effort and enthusiasm shown by his young defense. Read inside for full interview.

Question: What are your thoughts on the young defense's play on Thursday night? Answer: We did some good things at times, but still too many missed tackles and missed assignments. If we do three things: play hard, play smart, and play with technique, then we have a chance. Question: Were you saving Stanley Doughty for a spot like that 4th and 1 situation against Mississippi State? Answer... Recommended Stories

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