Written by Jeff Risdon on September 16, 2016
After a week lacking in star power, the college football schedule comes back with a vengeance. Several marquee matchups pace a strong slate of games that will give prospects a chance to show their mettle against one another in quite a few big games.
Miami FL at Appalachian State, 12 PM on ESPN
The Mountaineers nearly upset Tennessee a couple weeks ago, and that game introduced the wider college football world to senior RB Marcus Cox. This visit from Miami is likely the last time we’ll see Cox and App State televised until their bowl game, so take advantage. I see a lot of Ray Rice to his game, notably the ability to plant hard and cut while at full gallop. Cox was consistently effective at grinding out yards against Tennessee, and if he can do the same against the visiting Hurricanes he solidifies a middle-round draft grade. Guard (read more…)