Written by Pete Smith on April 11, 2016
Nelson Spruce has been one of the most productive wide receivers in the country during his career at Colorado, including an outstanding junior year where he caught 106 passes for 1,198 yards and 12 touchdowns. Spruce has set a school records at Colorado, but the mark that stands out most is the PAC-12 record for receptions in a career (267).
After a prolific college career, Spruce is excited for the opportunity to once again prove himself, this time n the NFL.
Peter Smith: Watching your tape, I thought there wasn’t a program that could’ve utilized you better than Coach MacIntyre did at Colorado.
Nelson Spruce: Yea, I would agree with that. I’d say our offense is more styled for short, underneath routes, which I feel like is my strength.
PS: What’s the white wide receiver cliché comparison you get the most?
NS: (Laughs) I’d say that any comparison I (read more…)