1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.

CU football: Christian Powell powers Buffs' running game

Discussion in 'CU Buffs Newsroom' started by RSSBot, Aug 11, 2015.

  1. RSSBot

    RSSBot News Junkie

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2005
    Messages:
    30,471
    Likes Received:
    231
    By Brian Howell

    BuffZone.com Writer

    It still amazes Christian Powell to look back and see what he has accomplished as a running back at Colorado.

    Originally posted by Daily Camera
    Click here to view the article.
     
  2. Burrito Palazzo

    Burrito Palazzo AnalExplosionDeathMatch Club Member

    Joined:
    Oct 8, 2010
    Messages:
    32,757
    Likes Received:
    5,131
  3. SuperiorBuff

    SuperiorBuff Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Jul 11, 2005
    Messages:
    13,063
    Likes Received:
    1,282
    Powell's biggest issue will always be hitting the hole fast enough. I hope that's something he put considerable time into.
     
  4. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2011
    Messages:
    17,677
    Likes Received:
    5,776
    The photos of him in camp, he looks lighter. Not sure if that is true or just how he looks. He will never have the speed like guys like lindsay or carr or adkinis have, but he can be a very very effective RB if he can be a bit shiftier.
     
  5. patebuff

    patebuff Downgraded to half a star Club Member

    Joined:
    Oct 1, 2008
    Messages:
    7,582
    Likes Received:
    1,427
    Agreed. He looks very cut in the photos we've seen and seems to be down in weight a little.
     
  6. Shldr2Shldr

    Shldr2Shldr Club Member Club Member

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2011
    Messages:
    17,677
    Likes Received:
    5,776
    Just checked the rosters, and he is the same weight he was a freshman. Definitely tell its different weight now though.
     

Share This Page