The PJP offensive line – which includes tackles Jake Kopchuk and Ryan Ignatovig, guards Josh Bildstein and Chris DiLeva and center Eric Giacomucci – has rounded into form after a shaky start. All but Ignatovig and Giacomucci are underclassmen."
“We’ve been beating up our offensive linemen for eight weeks now,” said Santillo. “Three of the five are underclassmen. They’ve gotten tougher, and they’re doing a great job with pass protection.”
While it’s not exactly Secret-Service level protection, Cotellese is no longer in run-for-your-life mode on every play.
“I’m getting a lot of time to throw, and that makes me more effective,” said Cotellese. “We prefer to pass first, and I have confidence in my offensive line.”
By DAVE KURTZ