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J.T McDonald Looking To Overcome Height Issue

J.T McDonald Looking To Overcome Height Issue

Possessed of the rep of being a tough inside runner with good speed, J.T. led the Dallas Metroplex in rushing touchdowns last fall with 17, while rushing for 1,089 yards on 190 carries. Yet his high school coach says J.T. is 5-foot-8-and-a-half. The last Tulane running back who fit this profile was Jamaican Dartez, a pretty good college runner

If you were a recruiter, would you take a durable running back weighing 200-plus pounds? One with a reputation for intense play and being a punishing runner, a 600-pound squat, a 300-plus pound bench press mark, a vertical jump of better than 32 inches, a 10.8 100 Meter time, a strong work ethic, and a 3.5 grade point average? For most of us the decison would be easy. But last recruiting season... Recommended Stories

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