Bell, in keeping a promise to his late father, walked across the stage at the Mariucci Arena in Minneapolis for the first time as a college graduate of the University of Minnesota. "I really wanted to dance across the stage," he said. "So many people here touched me and they were on the stage. The faculty members, all of them, came up in the back to shake my hand. They grabbed me; they hugged me.
While it’s unwise to underestimate what Charles is capable of, the Chiefs aren’t adequately protected in the event Charles is on the downhill slide. Davis hasn’t shown he can provide anything close to what Charles has. Davis averaged 1.5 yards less per carry than Charles last year. His pass receiving and protection skills have been underwhelming as well.
According to an article by Danielle Elliot of Yahoo Sports, 224 of the 256 (88 percent) players that were drafted competed in multiple sports in high school, including 28 of the 32 first-round picks.
Tony Gonzalez (football / men’s basketball) – a star for the Golden Bears in both football and basketball in the mid-1990s who became the greatest tight end in NFL history
Sherman is the best fullback in football, and PFF supports that notion. Sherman is rated +2.9 ahead of anybody else at the position in 2014, and somehow wasn't named to the Pro Bowl or All-Pro team. However, he was rewarded with a nice, new contract. How's that trade of Javier Arenas for Sherman looking now?