clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

Re-guessing the Boise State football depth chart prior to the spring game

Getty Images

Information about the ins and outs of Boise State spring football practice has been tight, rendering any predictions of a Bronco two-deep depth chart as highly speculative at best and miles off at worst. I'll let you decide where my depth chart falls on that scale.

After the jump, I make an attempt to name a starter and a backup at each position, including the quarterback spot, about which I know nothing. It will be fun, like taking an SAT study course from a method actor who played a professor on a soap once.

Feel free to agree, disagree in the comments.

Note: The Boise State spring game is this Saturday, April 14, at 5:00 p.m. Read all about it here at OBNUG or spend the $7.00 and watch for yourself live and in person.

Bold = likely starter

* = out for spring

Qb_medium Rb_medium Fb_medium
Joe Southwick D.J. Harper Dan Paul
Nick Patti Drew Wright Chandler Koch
Z_medium X_medium H_medium Te_medium
Mitch Burroughs Matt Miller Kirby Moore Gabe Linehan
Dallas Burroughs Geraldo Boldewijn Chris Potter Chandler Koch
Lt_medium Lg_medium C_medium Rg_medium Rt_medium
Faraji Wright Joe Kellogg* Cory Yriarte*
Jake Broyles* Charles Leno
Chris Tozer Spencer Gerke Matt Paradis Brenel Myers Rees Odhiambo
E_medium T_medium N_medium E_medium
Demarcus Lawrence Ricky Tjong-A-Tjoe Mike Atkinson Samuel Ukwuachu
Darren Koontz Greg Grimes Justin Jungblut Tyler Horn
Mlb_medium Wlb_medium
Tommy Smith OR J.C. Percy
Blake Renaud
Tyler Gray
Cb_medium N_medium S_medium S_medium Cb_medium
Jerrell Gavins*
Corey Bell
Jeremy Ioane Lee Hightower Jamar Taylor
Ebo Makinde Jonathan Brown Taylor Loffler Hazen Moss Bryan Douglas
Pk_medium Ko_medium Hd_medium P_medium Snp_medium
Michael Frisina Trevor Harman Joe Southwick Trevor Harman Chris Roberson
Dan Goodale Dan Goodale
Kr_medium Pr_medium
Mitch Burroughs Mitch Burroughs
Dallas Burroughs Chris Potter
Drew Wright
Jerrell Gavins

Footnotes ...

  • If Nick Patti is indeed Boise State's second-best quarterback, is it worth burning his redshirt for spot duty of an injured or ineffective Joe Southwick?
  • I took Jay Ajayi off the depth chart with great trepidation. Tell me he's going to go the way of Malcolm Johnson. Please, guys?
  • Do you believe the Kirby Moore hype this spring? A small part of me thinks Chris Potter will find a way into the starting lineup, but that small part of me does not blog.
  • That's a pretty good-looking offensive line, when healthy. Agree?
  • When not healthy, does the depth at offensive tackle give anyone else the heebie jeebies?
  • Samuel Ukwuachu: Starter. I'll probably need more convincing, but it sounds good for now.
  • As an ode to depth charts of yore, I went with the popular OR designation at linebacker. Kyle Gingg-Dallas Dobbs shout out!
  • I have no idea how the nickel battle is going, but I hear more about Corey Bell than anyone else.
  • Sure felt good to put Jeremy Ioane's name in a starting lineup.

Your turn

What do you think I got right and what do you think I got wrong? Share your thoughts in the comments.