September 12, 2007

Calhoun's big Friday night

VAN, Texas -- It's one of the favorite clichés of reporters.

'A five-star player stands out from minute one'.

So when you go into a game knowing you are seeing such a player it's a quote of Terrell Owens' that comes to mind. 'Bring your popcorn'. That's exactly what was needed to take in Van, Texas superstar Jermie Calhoun.

Upon arriving at the stadium it was clear what made Calhoun so special, simply anything from the waist down.

Calhoun has short and powerful legs mixed with some of the most amazing feet anyone could find on a young man well over 200 pounds. In the state of Texas there are a lot of easy running back comparisons to make, lots of great ones to choose from but the most obvious one wasn't a player that played under the Friday night lights but instead made his name on Saturday's in the Lone Star State.

Heisman trophy winner Ricky Williams.

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