NoleNation links: Werner slims down

David Hale writes: A body-fat report gave DE Bjoern Werner a bit of sticker shock that coaches hadn’t in their requests for him to get in better shape -- so he found easy ways to slim down, prompting coaches to wonder if it’s too much. His season-opening performance might alleviate concerns.

Corey Dowlar writes:Insider Brandon Jenkins’ season-ending injury puts the possible redshirting of Mario Edwards Jr. and Chris Casher in a new context -- not just for this season, but in regard to the signing classes of 2013-14 as well.