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Position Breakdown: Running Back Part I

RB Jonathan Gaye of Mullen High School

The running backs in the state of Colorado for the 2008 season are great! Many from the group flirted with the 2,000 yard mark last season, but few fit the D1 mold. It will be interesting to see if what these players accomplish on the field will lead to D1 offers this upcoming season.

There are certain things about the recruiting process that are from time to time difficult to swallow, chief among them, the eye test and measurables.  Ninety percent of the time, how a kid looks and what they run, supercedes what they get done on the field.  The college game gets fast and as such, recruiters must go after players that fit the profile.  Currently, the top running back in the...

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