It’s not that I disagree with Seth Emerson placing John Theus on his most important list.
It’s that I’m worried he’s underrated Theus’ importance at No. 8.
“He (Kendal Briles) likes to move fast, fast tempo with the offense,” outside linebacker Jermaine Johnson said. “Better believe Coach Smart has had us out there running fast, being ready for that. … We’ve just been conditioning getting ready for that fast tempo offense.” — AB-H, 9/25/20