It's June and we're already on #30 in these profiles? Color me impressed.
"Everything was perfect," said Rene of his unofficial visit to the Syracuse campus on Tuesday. "The campus, the facilities, the Dome ... everything was a major shock. As soon as walked into the building, I saw the big trophies, the pictures of Ernie Davis, Donovan McNabb, Keith Bulluck ... it was wonderful. It was inspirational, especially Ernie Davis. He was a running back, the same position I play. It was awesome. I could see myself playing there."
Marrone Wheatley Think?: The RBs coach on what Rene and Prince-Tyson Gulley bring to the table-
"We talk about a heavyweight fighter who is just going to lean on you round after round after round," Wheatley said. "We also now have some featherweight guys who are going to throw a lot of punches. It’s good to have. Even to the untrained eye you can see it and you know it, and it’s real exciting."
Interesting Nugget O'Interest: In 2008, Rene won the "Old Spice Red Zone player of the year" so clearly he stays smelling fresh under pressure, or something...
Let Us Get a Good Look Atchya:
Steven Rene - Canarsie Chiefs (via CozziPix)