Chris Spachman A three year starter at defensive tackle, Chris Spachman claimed first team All Big Eight honors as a senior in 1986, after claiming second team all conference accolades in 1985. The 6 4, 265 pound Spachman earned honorable mention All America honors as a senior. The Kansas City, Mo., native finished his career with 105 total tackles, including 21 tackles for loss with 10 sacks.

Some minority owned firms represent players in this position. One of the first was the Black Sports Association, which Rev. Jesse Jackson helped start in 1996. Spring [workouts] also went really well. Everybody was working hard and got a lot done leading up to the season. Everything looks good right now, but it kind of tough to say [how it will pan out] until you put the pads on and get into some preseason and see where we at as a team.

“I’ve always been a fan of coach Spurrier’s,” Swinney said. “He made college football more fun and more interesting. When he was coaching at South Carolina, he would poke at me and I would poke back if I felt I needed to. Constantly on my mind, he said. He enjoys golfing, bowling and coaching his three sons in baseball. If he wins, Bodnar plans to start college funds for them, pay off his mortgage and take a nice family vacation.

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