Dominated by linemen and defensive players, the draft lacked the name recognition and flair that skill position players bring. That doesn’t mean this year’s rookie quarterbacks, running backs, receivers, and tight ends won’t make an impact.
Colorado tight end Nick Kasa and other players said they were asked about their sexual orientation, but did not identify by which teams or what questions they asked. The NFL’s investigation found no such improper questioning.
The Tide are coming off one of the most impressive performances in college football history. They were the best team last year, and they’re the best team this year.
The way things shook out, we knew one of these two teams would get the nod for a BCS bowl—but it raised a few eyebrows when both were selected.
5. John Clay, RB, Wisconsin: (929 rush yards – 13 TD’s) – His numbers may not poke your eyes out, but anybody who’s seen Clay in action knows just how valuable he is to the Badgers.
Alabama 24 Arkansas 20: We knew this was the best game of the weekend heading in, and it certainly lived up to the hype.
For just a few moments, Michigan’s season seemed in serious trouble – Denard Robinson was hurt. The star quarterback turned out to be fine, and so was Michigan without him.
I figured we were in for a ho-hum Saturday, but boy was I wrong. Despite the lack of buzz going in, we were witness to the best day of the college football season so far.
Denard Robinson accounted for 345 yards and three touchdowns to help No. 20 Michigan overcome its poor defense in a 42-37 win over second-tier Massachusetts on Saturday.