The defense had a good day Sunday, including several big hits against the offense. "They were breaking on the ball, making some good plays," MacIntyre said. ... After watching film of Saturday's practice, which was CU's first day in full pads, MacIntyre said he was pleased. "I thought our running backs ran hard and aggressive," he said. "The linebackers were filling the holes well and at times our offensive line was combination blocking pretty well. Overall, I was good with the intensity and the physicalness of practice (on Saturday)." ... In addition to the receivers, defensive backs Tedric Thompson and John Walker, linebacker Markeis Reed, offensive lineman Daniel Munyer and defensive lineman Timothy Coleman missed practice with injuries. Munyer and Coleman have not practiced yet this month.

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