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04-29-2007, 09:20 PM
I think he could be good, his 2006 season seems impressive.

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Two-time All-Mountain West Conference selection … All-America candidate who appeared on the watch list for the Outland Trophy and Lombardi Award in 2006 … received 2006 preseason All-America honors from Athlon and NationalChamps.net… Started 48 consecutive games, representing every Horned Frog game over the last four seasons, the most in TCU history … Played at both right and left tackle … very athletic… a vocal leader who is a smart and tough player… was the lone returning starter on the TCU offensive line.

First-team All-Mountain West Conference for the second straight season … a preseason All-American by Athlon, Street & Smith’s, The Sporting News, Football Writers Association of America and NationalChamps.net …appeared on the watch list for the Lombardi Trophy and Outland Trophy …started all 48 games in his TCU career … anchored a Frog offensive line that allowed the fewest sacks (13) in the Mountain West Conference and the sixth-lowest total in the nation … totaled 36 knockdown blocks while surrendering just one coverage sack on the year … posted a season-best five knockdowns against Wyoming and New Mexico

A first team All-Mountain West Conference selection… started all 12 games at right tackle… allowed just one sack on the year… instrumental in TCU surrendering the second-fewest sacks (18) in the Mountain West Conference regular season… received team Player of the Week honors in the season-opening 17-10 win at Oklahoma (Sept. 3)… recorded nine knockdown blocks against Army (Oct. 15)… also had five knockdowns versus Oklahoma, BYU (Sept. 24) and Air Force (Oct. 22).