“Jacques has incredible hands for a lineman,” said Powers. “The big joke is that when we tell the kids they can take conditioning off if a lineman can catch a punt, they all want Jacquesy to step up because they know he can. That was a great moment for him.”
Fyrer, from Ipswich, had himself a big day: a sack, seven extra points and a 31-yard field goal. Assad also had a fine defensive outing with a sack of his own and several tackles behind the line of scrimmage.