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Back-ups get their reps in final scrimmage


Paul Delaney

EWU's Jake Gall picks up a tipped ball in last Saturday's final football scrimmage at Roos Field and turned that into a defensive touchdown. The pass, intended for Larren Wright Jr. (29 foreground) but was intially tipped by defender Jake Hoffman, who is defending Wright.

Beau Baldwin dug out his insurance policy last Saturday and got a good look at its coverage.

For his football team that is.

In the Eagles final scrimmage at Roos Field, the Eastern Washington head football coach put the players to work who would be his insurance should something happen to starters. He seemed to like what he saw as backup quarterback Jordan West helped the offensive side of the ball roll up seven scores and 472 yards.

"I was generally pleased with the big plays - there were some on both sides," Baldwin said. "We made some good plays in finishing in the red zone, and we came...

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