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Captains football figuring out how to work around Covid 19

Christopher Newport has some unique challenges for a Division III program, unlike schools at Division I.

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. — Christopher Newport head football coach, Art Link is like many in his profession trying to navigate through the coronavirus outbreak these days. He did explain there are some slight differences that many people don't know about when it comes to being able to coach your team in Division III. One of the biggest is when to report. When the time is right, most schools on the Division l level, will have them come in by July while the Captains come in a little later. "Our report date is August 14th", says Link who's entering his 4th season with CNU. "I would say that side of things is a lot less stressful on my end."

Link also says the players have adapted well to the evolution of the game on all college levels. He feels his squad is coming together on the same page as a team. "With all this work we've done now virtually. Getting back together and putting it out on the field  was going to be a lot of fun."