Sometimes when coaches make an assessment about a player, they get it right.Other times, they get that judgment flat-out wrong.Such is the case for former LSU head coach Les Miles and now rookie sensation receiver Ja’Marr Chase.During his Wednesday press conference for the AFC Championship Game, Chase was asked how he developed a mindset to [more]
What’s something that motivated Ja’Marr Chase to be the player he is today? “Les Miles told me I couldn’t play receiver when I was coming out of high school…” @WLWT #Bengals #LSU pic.twitter.com/e5699LnoE6
— Brandon Saho (@BrandonSaho) January 26, 2022
Ja’Marr Chase said there is one motivator that was one of his “best stories ever.”
“Les Miles told me I couldn’t play receiver when I was coming out of high school.”
Narrator: Les Miles was wrong.
— Paul Dehner Jr. (@pauldehnerjr) January 26, 2022
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