Tulane tries to jump start passing game against Cajuns

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WINSTON-SALEM, NC - SEPTEMBER 01: Head coach Willie Fritz of the Tulane Green Wave reacts during their game against the Wake Forest Demon Deacons at BB&T Field on September 1, 2016 in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. (Photo by Lance King/Getty Images)

Tulane head coach Willie Fritz says the inability to throw the football with success is a team problem, not an individual one.

True freshman quarterback Jonathan Brantley made his first college start last Saturday night against Navy. Brantley completed 3 of 12 passes for 21 yards. He says he will be better against the Cajuns Saturday night.

Here’s our report from Tuesday’s practice.

Tulane is last, 128th,  in the Football Bowl Subdivision in passing yards. Tulane is averaging 55.7 yards per game. Tulane quarterbacks have yet to throw a touchdown pass this season.