"Honestly, I think it's been a progression," he said. "I don't think it's been a negative. In my outlook, it's a positive. I haven't reached and gotten to where I need to be, but we've had guys that have stepped up and fulfilled that role. So as a team, we've taken steps and we've progressed, but as an individual, I'm a part of this team so I take it as a positive and I just try to develop and improve every day.