Inside Penguins Football | Assistant Coach Eric Gallon

Assistant Coach Eric Gallon
Assistant Coach Eric Gallon

Members of the Youngstown State football coaching staff are begin mic'd up this spring to provide an inside look at the program. Second-year running backs coach Eric Gallon talks music, motivation and coaches' up his group in this segment.

In this episode, Gallon talks to senior tight end Nate Adams about team motivation and has a conversation with new assistant coach Kenny Carter about his taste in music. He also spends time working with his running backs in various individual drills.

Gallon coached second-team All-MVFC tailback Martin Ruiz last season. Ruiz was named the conference's Freshman and Newcomer of the Year in 2013. He also worked with backs Jody Webb and Demond Hymes last year and has newcomers Edmund Jones, Sidney Sandidge and Ryan Moore.