uot;The first day (of practice) took some getting used to. But the second day, I had no issues. I don’t think it will be that big a deal for me.”
Carter said every Tech lineman is like a tackle, on an island by himself. Now, for the first time in his life, he’ll actually be double-teaming defenders on occasion. Carter said the Tech alums have told him it’s easier playing in tighter formation.
"A guy a foot to your right and a foot to your left, you’ve got guys to help,” Carter said. "The main thing is, it’s a talent upgrade.”
Carter was suspended for a game in September by undisclosed reasons and was one of the outspoken Red Raiders who did not support the embattled Leach in December, when Tech eventually fired its long-time coach.
"I always liked Coach Leach,” Carter said. "He made some questionable calls this year. What happened happened. I hope he finds somewhere else to coach. He’ll move on to bigger and better things.”