After four weeks of stifling defense, the Zips have slipped from first to sixth in the MAC, the PD's Elton Alexander reports.
With an extra week off, coach J.D. Brookhart will work on running the ball more effectively. Although the bye week gives Zips fans an extra seven days of having a bad taste in their mouths, it will be a blessing in disguise if it allows Dennis Kennedy's shoulder to heal.
Akron's offense attack seemed to improve last night, the ABJ says, in a 2-0 win over Wright State.