Team preview: UNLV

Blue Ribbon Illustrated previews the 2004-05 college football season, exclusively on Insider.

Originally Published: July 28, 2004
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After a half-decade in the desert, John Robinson made a wholesale change on the offensive side of the ball at the end of last season. Every coach is new, but no change is bigger than having Bruce Snyder in the booth helping Robinson call the shots.

The pair, each with a national coach-of-the-year award on their mantle, represents one of the best offensive tandems in America.

Snyder, who still will coach tight ends, is in his second campaign at UNLV. He joins fellow Oregon alum Robinson for what could be a very interesting high-octane machine come fall.