Head Coach: Alex Albert.
Assistants: Jeff Boston, Doug Barnhart, Dan Sailing, Brian Wilson.
2004 record: 1-7.
Offensive/defensive formations: Double wing/3-4.
Key losses: None listed.
Returning lettermen: 13.
Returning starters: 8 on offense/8 on defense.
Returning offensive backs: Nick Puckett, RB, 5-8, 185, Jr.; Richard Baker, RB, 5-10, 170, Jr.; Aaron Boston, QB, 5-11, 150, Sr.; Bryant Nestor, FB, 6, 215, Jr.
Incoming offensive backs: Nathan Melhorn, RB, 5-4, 134, Fr.; Daren Mills, RB, 6, 155, So.; Curt Raffle, RB, 5-9, 152, So.
Returning offensive ends: John Smith, TE, 6-4, 240, Sr.; Luke Kelm, TE, 6-2, 180, So.
Incoming offensive ends: Cody Gibson, TE, 6, 140, Fr.; Alex Blosser, TE, 6, 170, Sr.
Returning offensive linemen: Clint Gibson, OG, 5-11, 240, Sr.; Josh Brown, OT, 6-2, 350, Sr.; Ricky Beadle, OL, 5-10, 240, Sr.; Sean Shoaff, OG, 6-2, 265, Jr.
Incoming offensive linemen: Phillip Collins, OT, 6, 216, Sr.; Chris Weeda, OC/OT, 6-1, 295, Fr.; Aaron Pickering, OT/OG, 5-11, 210, So.; Tony Pastore, OT/OG, 6, 175, Fr.
Returning defensive linemen: Beadle, OT; Brown, NT; Shoaff, DT.
Incoming defensive linemen: Collins, DT; Chris Weeda, DT, 6-1, 295, Fr.; Pastore, DT.
Returning linebackers: Clint Gibson, MLB; Nestor, MLB.; Kelm, OLB; Smith, OLB; Mills, OLB.
Incoming linebackers: Jonathon Owsley, OLB, 5-8, 150, So.; Cody Gibson, OLB, 6, 140, Fr.
Returning defensive backs: Boston, SS.; Puckett, CB; Baker, CB; Raffle, FS.
Incoming defensive backs: Melhorn, CB; Mike McVay, FS, 5-7, 125, Fr.; Steve Hamilton, CB, 5-4, 130, So.; Corey Miller, CB, 5-6, 150, So.
Outlook: Albert says the Indians will be much improved moving the ball on offense and stopping the run on defense.

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