Tyler Higbee says Jeff Brohm gave him the upper hand in mental preparation

08/11/2016 07:30 PM

The Los Angeles Rams are starting to feel like they got a steal of a fourth round draft pick when they selected Western Kentucky alum Tyler Higbee. He has been praised by since day one at preseason camp according to multiple news outlets. thanks to his size and ability to make plays in difficult situations. But Higbee told us on the phone today that while Western Kentucky and Jeff Brohm helped him develop his physical skills, it was the mental preparation taught by coach Brohm he his currently reaping the benefits of.

Despite missing five games in the 2015 season, Higbee recorded nearly 600 yards receiving and eight touchdowns as a senior on the Hill.

Garrett Moore

Garrett is a Sports Producer for Spectrum News. He is a graduate of Middle Tennessee State and got his start as a sports photographer. He now produces Sports Night, the state’s only nightly show dedicated to in-depth coverage of all sports in Kentucky. Sports Night airs weeknights at 6:30 and 10:30 on Spectrum News or anytime with Spectrum On Demand. Outside the station, Garrett enjoys golfing, hiking, fishing, and prides himself on being all-in as a sports spectator. He won a gift card for playing an air guitar in the student section during an MTSU basketball game. Follow Garrett on Twitter @SportsNightGM for real-time sports updates or if you just want to see the shenanigans that go on behind the scenes in getting Sports Night on the air.

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