Former 49er, Al Netter, has become the next offensive line coach at Yale. Netter started 52 games at Northwestern before entering the NFL and playing for 3 seasons under Coach Jim Harbaugh. Netter followed Harbaugh to Michigan where he was a Graduate Assistant for the last two seasons. As many have pointed out, Sterling Strother will be given a chance to move to left tackle with Cepalia getting snaps at center.
The Blue White Game is scheduled for April 21st at 1 PM. There will be three additional practices after the Spring Game to allow the players to put the finishing touches on a successful offseason.
Oplinger dominated his Pro Day at Yale measuring 6’2″, 250 lbs, and running a 4.75 40 yard dash. Seven NFL teams were in attendance and several scouts commented on his impressive work in the drills. Foye Oluokun is reportedly drawing early interest from the Falcons, Broncos and 49ers after his eye-opening Pro Day performance.
Yale lacrosse is ranked #6 in the nation coming off a tough overtime loss to Bucknell over the weekend.