The Herald Bulletin

Afternoon Update

Pro Sports

July 31, 2013

Familiarity has been good for Fleener

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ANDERSON, Ind. —

All that motion means defenses have to spend extra time checking what personnel is on the field and where everyone is lined up. But it also means a little extra time in the playbook for Fleener and his teammates.

"There's definitely a lot of learning going on in this offense," he said. "Thankfully, I've been in it so I'm more familiar than most. But we're still adding new things every day and tweaking old things. So it's constant change."

Hamilton has seen Fleener play as much football as nearly anyone connected with the team. And he said he's seeing a player who has never looked better.

"In the time that I've been around Coby, he's a lot more explosive and confident right now," Hamilton said. "And he's making plays that big-time NFL players tend to make."

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