Jerel Watkins

Texas-El Paso Miners #69 - Offensive Linesman

  • Height: 6-3
  • Weight: 300
  • Seasons: SR

UTEP and the power of identity

In Sean Kugler's second year in charge, UTEP rode sound, conservative play to just its second bowl in nine seasons. The Miners could put together a nearly identical identity and run this fall.

Monday Lunch With Kugler


The bowl eligible Miners, (read that again), prepare to break the H-Town hex as things move on from North Texas to Rice quick.

UTEP Football 2014: Camp Questions


Camp is less than a week away, (finally), here are some bullet points, and storylines headed into Camp Alpine 2014.

Position Group Breakdown: Offensive Line


We take a look at the returning offensive line, and who is where, what needs to improve, and could a freshee crack the starting lineup upfront?

UTEP Football: Spring Built Depth, Familiarity


As spring football wraps up tomorrow with the annual Spring Game, depth and familiarity were the top take away's from this year's workouts.

A second first year for UTEP

Head coach Sean Kugler's first year at UTEP was doomed by poor depth, experience, size, and health. But hey, other than that, it went pretty well!

UTEP Football: Spring Outlook


Spring practice gets under way tomorrow, we take a look at the questions, and changes to expect over the next month.

Conference USA Football Final Power Rankings


To mark the end of the 2013 C-USA football season, Miner Rush brings you the final Power Rankings of the season and our Rush Awards honoring the top individual performers of the season.

UTEP at Tulane Gameday Thread


UTEP at Tulane meet for the ninth time Saturday 1:30 PM MDT in New Orleans.

UTEP at Tulane Gameday Thread


UTEP and Tulane get going at 1:30 PM MDT in New Orleans.

UTEP at Tulane: Game Preview


UTEP and Tulane meet up in a late season conference battle in The Mercedes-Benz Superdome 1:30 PM MDT Saturday.

UTEP at Rice Game Preview


This week UTEP hits the road, Houston bound for their first of three straight on the road. It all starts against Rice 1:30 PM MDT Saturday at Rice Stadium.