and last updated 2020-12-23 10:40:33-05. Tavante Beckett Excited To Have Offer From Virginia Tech 2015-05-19 19:40:00, TechSideline.com; SportsWar Virginia Top 40: Class Of 2016 2015-05-18 11:38:53, TechSideline.com; Two New Offers For Virginia Tech LB Target Tavante Beckett 2015-05-12 05:09:33, TechSideline.com I agree with cheese I see buffalo by double digits. Tweets by 247Sports. The 2020 Marshall Thundering Herd football team represented Marshall University in the 2020 NCAA Division I FBS football season.The Thundering Herd played their home games at Joan C. Edwards Stadium in Huntington, West Virginia, and competed in the East Division of Conference USA (CUSA). out of their 6 games, Buffalo has coughed up 30, 38, and 41 points in half of them. Baseball Baseball ... Also rated as a 3-star recruit and 27th in the state by 247Sports … Ranked 17th in the state with a 3-star rating by Rivals … Both teams are coming off a loss, and motivated. It's easy to see how a player like him could eventually thrive in Bud Foster's defense and develop into a playmaker for the Hokies. © 2005-2020 CBS INTERACTIVE ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. By the way....who is the best LB in the NFL and what conference and team did he play for?? Bryan Stinespring was his primary recruiter. National Signing Day -- aka Recruiting Christmas -- is finally here. Live Coverage of Marshall @ FIU Friday, December 11, 2020 on MSN Sports Jack lambert best ever LB to come from Mac. He has great ball skills and can turn turnovers into big plays the other way. Wake Forest football notebook: Luke Masterson healthy again is a cause to celebrate Winston-Salem Journal; Opinion: LSU is not exactly making a sacrifice by offering its bowl game to NCAA Marshall Thundering Herd (7-1) is visiting Buffalo Bulls (5-1) on December 25, 2020, 2:30 PM ET and playing at the Cramton Bowl. Look at Sagarin SOS metric. Marshall linebacker Tavante Beckett (4) and E.J. CBSSPORTS.COM 247SPORTS Because of that he can get caught up in the trash inside and have to deal with guards that he could avoid if he was a half step quicker. I'm going to concentrate on the other two commitments. Which team will show up?? Check out Tavante Beckett's high school sports timeline including game updates while playing football at Indian River High School from 2015 through 2016. Buffalo had 27 3 star players, and the remainder below. Both 247 Sports and Rivals list him as a three-star recruit. While Marshall has given up 22 at the most all year. That would lead one to take the points, all things equal. Buffalo had 27 3 star players, and the remainder below. He has registered 2.5 sacks for 13 yards and one pass breakup. © 2005-2021 CBS INTERACTIVE ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. This might be the perfect live bet scenario. I have a feeling this QB may have a little success against the Buffalo over rated defense, Marshall defense can stifle Buffalo. The live bet after the 1Q was -4.5 I believe. Tavante Beckett is on Facebook. Jackson (21) celebrate after stopping Western Kentucky on third down during an NCAA football game on Saturday at Houchens-Smith Stadium in Bowling Green, Ky. They will exploit whatever weakness that’s been uncovered the last 2 weeks with this kid. Thats your warning.... Hopefully you guys have not emptied your accounts. Their were 3-4 plays that were more luck than anything else that changed the game. Beckett, who noted going up against Knox throughout the year in practice as preparation for a game like Friday, said that Marshall's defense respects Brown, but their aim is to stop him at all costs. It's awesome to see. Marshall missed a 2 Pt conversion with 5 min left to tie it. The Marshall defense will do enough to keep Buffalo  scoring down...hearing J.Patterson might not play ..Marshall hardly miss many tackles ..if Patterson is announced out..probably some value with Marshall and points..BOL!!.. He could play in the 220 range and be perfectly fine during his college career. This is easy. He played the first semi legit defense of his year last week and had 17 carries for 60 yards. Houston also never had a great running game all year either... they didn't lose simply because the opt outs.. they actually aren't better than Hawaii this year. Did anyone watch Houston vs Hawaii today?? The backup HBs are actually better than Knox. CBSSPORTS.COM 247SPORTS Marshall feels like roulette to me right now. Buffalo wins by 10. He has the speed to play as a sideline to sideline player and tracks down runners well in the open field. Had the YIPPS for 3 Quarters. Virginia Tech LB Tavante Beckett Scooter Waller, 247Sports. He's a plus athlete for an outside linebacker. You can find scouting reports on other recruits at sonofacoach.com and can follow Jamie on Twitter @jamieuyeyama. Check out Tavante Beckett's high school sports timeline including game updates while playing football at Indian River High School from 2015 through 2016. "We know he's going to try to keep running his feet, but we're going to keep running ours, too," Beckett said. Wisconsin was Beckett's other biggest suitor. Small play under in my opinion. You guys who are gung ho on Marshall, should really do some more research on this matchup before placing your wager... great info on the recruits - I never have thought to look at that but it’s huge. 27 prospect in Virginia … Rated a 3-star recruit by Rivals … Ranked as the No. Tavante Beckett, Conference USA Defensive Player of the Year. Marshall had 2 4 star players and 85 3 star players. There is a lot of uncertainty here. Virginia Tech's Tavante Beckett was arrested Monday and charged with conspiracy to sell/distribute marijuana, a class 5 felony, and possession of … It's so good it could be used as an example of exactly how to do it at a coaching clinic. Tavante Beckett transfers to Marshall Thundering Herd. I like how he fights through blocks, but he isn't the kind of guy who can make an impact having to take on offensive linemen all game. Marshall probably hangs their hat on defense. I have never seen a 1000+ runner look bad game after game...their stats are their pedigree. I picked Buffalo on my Bowls string, but I not so sure anymore. Bryan Stinespring and Bud Foster offered Beckett in person in early May, and it was the one he was waiting on. 2016 outside linebacker Tavante Beckett verbally committed to the Hokies, Saturday at the Frank Beamer BBQ. I will never understand how people could evaluate a team based on a matchup that was bad for them when capping a matchup that's good for them. Tavante Beckett enrolls at … Beckett is a great fit for Virginia Tech's defense and can also make an impact on special teams Buffalo will struggle to move ball vs this defense. Beckett, a 6-foot, 215-pound outside linebacker, hails from the 757 in Chesapeake, where he attends Indian River High. Skip To Main Content. Marshall is sans their elite RB, elite linebacker, and elite OL...All NFL potential opt outs...Sure, Buffalo has issues, and may indeed be overrated,  but how given Marshall's last two games at full strength, now without 3 potential draft picks. Watch the 1Q get a feel for the game. Was just gonna post about a weakened Marshal team ....cmon, its Buffalo or nothing. He was 0-9 completions to start the game. I can see arguments on both sides, but laying points seems risky here. Passing Stats: Season Team G ATT CMP PCT YDS TD INT RATING; 2020: Marshall: 10: 270: 165: 61.1: 2091: 18: 9: 141.5 I just hope home Patterson for Buffalo is like 50% efficient. I think  if I bet this game, under would be my play. Thats one game you are hanging your hat on maybe. not the same thing at all. The Buffalo Bulls are favored by vegas at a line of -5.5. Main Navigation Menu. But ur answer is Mack from Mac, This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google. Join Facebook to connect with Tavante Beckett and others you may know. July 03, 2016: Enrollment. Houston has NO DEFENSE... did not all year... Hawaii limited Nevada in passing yards whom was an incredible passing team. how IS picking a bad defensive MAC team the best pick in all bowl games? Credit to Ball St. DC...on that one. Covers Media Group Ltd. All Rights Reserved. I did a 5 year recruiting analysis of Marshall v. Buffalo 2016-2020 via 247. These teams are who they are... they show you who they are through the year... Marshall is a good defensive team that loses against teams they should lose to ... teams that can stop them offensively and also play good defense... teams that can switch it up offensively as well. Tavante Beckett is a 6-0, 215-pound Outside Linebacker from Chesapeake, VA. Tavante Beckett is a 6-0, 215-pound Outside Linebacker from Chesapeake, VA. © 2005-2020 CBS INTERACTIVE ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. 21 player in the state, while 247 Sports has him 31st. Tavante Beckett (14) LB - 2016-17: Played in all 14 games ... Made six tackles including 0.5 tackles. Scoreboard. He's a very good football player that should only get better while in Blacksburg. The Virginia Tech Hokies suspended sophomore linebacker Tavante Beckett indefinitely on Monday. Get the best sports betting information delivered straight to your inbox for free. The one thing he really needs to improve on versus the run is his recognition skills. This is a good Buffalo coaching staff too. He has fluid hips and runs very well. Buffalo 2016-2020 via 247. I just went back and watched a good chunk of the uab Marshall game and I don’t think it was a bloodbath. Another MAC defense is not legit....we don't know what happened in that game with line, play calling, etc. Snap Counts: Who played, who is gone, and what to expect in '18 I like Beckett at the Whip linebacker position for the Hokies. Rated a 3-star recruit by 247Sports … Ranked as the No. They have the tape from the last two games. By signing up for the Covers newsletter, you agree to receive electronic communications from Covers about our products and services, as well as other content that may be of interest to you. Don't overthink it. Join Facebook to connect with Tavante Beckett and others you may know. If Ball St can contain em a little, I think the Herd can too. He very much fits in with the tradition of impact players on special teams in terms of blocking kicks, making tackles, and dominating his opponent as a blocker. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. He certainly isn’t worth anything close to that. Linebacker Tavante Beckett is an undersized, but active player. I think the Bulls can contain em a little. 58% of the community is betting Marshall Thundering Herd … Bryan Stinespring and Bud Foster offered Beckett in person in early May, and it was the one he was waiting on. Senior linebacker Tavante Beckett leads Marshall with 90 tackles, including 31 solo. I reviewed Tavante Beckett here, though his Hudl tape has become private since the article was posted. Rivals has him as the No. Are you sure you would like to remove this thread? I want to see him develop better recognition skills in the run game, but I like just about everything else about Beckett's abilities as a football player. I love the effort he plays with on special teams as well. That schedule was a legit joke. Copyright © 1995 - 2021 I saw Beckett make some tackles that I would describe as clinic worthy. Both 247 Sports and Rivals list him as a three-star recruit. When I watched Tavante Beckett's film, I couldn't help but think of one thing: this kid looks like a Virginia Tech type of football player. Tavante Beckett is a 6-0, 215-pound Outside Linebacker from Chesapeake, VA. They were led by eleventh-year head coach Doc Holliday.. Tavante Beckett Excited To Have Offer From Virginia Tech 2015-05-19 19:40:00, TechSideline.com; SportsWar Virginia Top 40: Class Of 2016 2015-05-18 11:38:53, TechSideline.com; Two New Offers For Virginia Tech LB Target Tavante Beckett 2015-05-12 05:09:33, TechSideline.com The opening line was -3.5 so the public has been betting on Marshall Thundering Herd causing the BUFF line to shift +2. Beckett, a 6-foot, 215-pound outside linebacker, hails from the 757 in Chesapeake, where he attends Indian River High. But, how does that play out. Bad defense and no running game not winning a bowl game... in this situation its the opposite... Buffalo has a horrible defense ... Marshall does not... Buffalo only wants to run the ball... Marshall stops the run well... the opt outs mean nothing because by default Marshall is still more physically superior at the line of scrimmage. Tavante Beckett is a 6-0, 215-pound Outside Linebacker from Chesapeake, VA. He isn't the most instinctual player and reacts late to runs the other way. Seems a lot of people think there’s a lot of inner trouble on this team. Marshall got nothing on offense. Tavante Beckett is a 6-0, 215-pound Outside Linebacker from Chesapeake, VA. When coaches see a player do something that is not only technically sound, but exceptional, they often will describe what the player did as "clinic". Though not as highly ranked or as heavily recruited as Indian River teammates Jaquan Yulee and Devon Hunter (2017), Tavante Beckett … Tavante Beckett is on Facebook. Yulee is Tavante Beckett's teammate at Indian River down in Chesapeake, a four star linebacker (ESPN, Scout, and Rivals) or three star linebacker (247… By: Adam Winkler. For those who did NOT watch Marshall's Championship Game, the QB was brutal. Like today with Hawaii after the 1Q: Hawaii can move the ball, they've come to play & are taking this seriously, their D looks good, Houston can't move the ball, struggling on offense, QB isn't that good. Play for $500 in UFC Store gift cards & Covers prizes with our FREE UFC 249 contest. Marshall linebacker Tavante Beckett (4) and E.J. Jackson (21) celebrate after stopping Western Kentucky on third down during an NCAA football game on Saturday at … Are you sure you would like to remove this post? He makes a lot of plays. He might not have the size or the frame that some programs are looking for, but I don't think it will be an issue considering the size of Virginia Tech's linebackers. In addition to the interceptions, he also has a knack for stripping the football. Rivals has him as the No. When all things are factored in....pick the team that has the player who can playmake and score the most for his team in a bowl....and that is? https://www.espn.com/college-football/player/_/id/4037604/tavante-beckett ... Beckett is rated a 3-star prospect by the 247Sports composite. I think he is underrated as a recruit and could make an immediate impact as a core special teams player before emerging as a starter at linebacker. The SOS are relatively similar. The game against … Buffalo 2016-2020 via 247. Brenden Knox NCAA Football player profile pages at CBSSports.com. Tavante Beckett is a 6-0, 215-pound Outside Linebacker from Chesapeake, VA. Both 247 Sports and Rivals list him as a three-star recruit. I'm a little surprised that he doesn't have more offers, but that doesn't matter much because I think he is a great fit for their defense. His speed also shows out as a blitzer and it should be an area where he thrives at Virginia Tech. Tavante Beckett is a 6-0, 215-pound Outside Linebacker from Chesapeake, VA. Like Ball, he had some issues within the ACC at Virginia Tech, but he is on the record … Doubt the line would where it is with Patterson out...it would be pickem or Marshall -. Dont let these "experts" on here discourage you buffalo is probably the best pick in all of the BOWL Games. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. 2016 outside linebacker Tavante Beckett verbally committed to the Hokies, Saturday at the Frank Beamer BBQ. You know the answer, you will pick the right side. There is a talent advantage for Marshall. Losing Tavante will hurt though. Buffalo had 27 3 star players, and the remainder below. As itchy as I am for action, this may be a game to jump in at the half. Under I believe is best play and Marshall + pts even with their horrific QB play. Posted at 10:40 AM, Dec 23, 2020 . Tavante Beckett entered the transfer portal. The public have gotten way ahead of themselves with Patterson. Linebacker Tavante Beckett is an undersized, but active player. October 29, 2020: Transfer. I hope that’s not true, otherwise they could get blown out. CBS Sports is a registered trademark of CBS Broadcasting Inc. Tavante Beckett NCAA Football player profile pages at CBSSports.com. ... Beckett is rated a 3-star prospect by the 247Sports composite. January 01, 2018: Transfer Portal. Virginia Tech Athletics. He is much more instinctual in coverage where he shows the athleticism to stick with running backs in man coverage and is outstanding at reading the eyes of the quarterback and putting himself in a position to make a play on the football. He hits through his opponent and does so with great technique by getting his pad level lower and wrapping up just like he should. Right now the class has three commitments. 21 player in the state, while 247 Sports has him 31st. 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