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    Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    Sorry if already posted, but nice article on Sam Richardson from tehe Galveston Daily News.

    "Richardson's competitiveness, athleticism and foot speed set him apart, Spring coach Clint Harman said."

    "In 24 games as a varsity starter, Richardson has surrendered one touchdown to a receiver he covered. That number is especially impressive considering the Chargers often let Richardson play man-to-man."

    http://galvestondailynews.com/story/171550



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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    "Best cornerback in the area" is saying alot. Houston puts out hundreds of D1 athletes.


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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    The 40 inch vertical is good for blocking kicks.


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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    Most impressive lines of the article:

    It helps Richardsonís vertical is probably somewhere around 40 inches. He can dunk a basketball



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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    Holy crap. 17 blocked kicks, 5'7" and can dunk, only 1 TD given up? Dude sounds like a freak. Only drawback is if he would have to cover someone much taller - 6'5" something like that.



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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    Quote Originally Posted by nrg4isu View Post
    Holy crap. 17 blocked kicks, 5'7" and can dunk, only 1 TD given up? Dude sounds like a freak. Only drawback is if he would have to cover someone much taller - 6'5" something like that.

    I'm not too worried, if he can dunk he has the ups to get up and contest the pass.



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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    Quote Originally Posted by nrg4isu View Post
    Holy crap. 17 blocked kicks, 5'7" and can dunk, only 1 TD given up? Dude sounds like a freak. Only drawback is if he would have to cover someone much taller - 6'5" something like that.
    Make him cover Jennert every day in practice when he gets here.



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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    Quote Originally Posted by djcubby View Post
    Make him cover Jennert every day in practice when he gets here.
    Anyone notice that on the latest roster, Donnie J. is listed at 6-foot-7?


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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    i saw a pic of donnie sanding back to back with sed and i can believe he is 6'7"


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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    and i noticed that donnie has alot more tats this year! (which he did himself)


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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    Back to Sam, his talent is legit, his height is definitely keeping big time offers away from him. If he had same cover skills and was 6'-1" he would be highly rated and probably a Texas Commit....

    Darrell Green made a famous quote a long time ago to a reporter about his height.

    "The only time height helps a DB is when the receiver has gotten past him. Its easy, don't let him get past you."

    Its not like the staff is plucking this nobody, Sam is considered by many to be a top 20 corner in the state of texas. Additionally, Kyle Boyd is listed as a top 25 inside linebacker....i think both players are quality recruits and will be 2-3 stars when evaluated.



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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    While I think Green undervalued height I'm excited for this commit.



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    Re: Nice article on new commit Sam Richardson

    “You better not teach Sam the wrong thing,” Hartman said. “Because he’s going to do exactly what you tell him.”

    Oh Wally is going to enjoy this.



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