Two Irish using backs named to Doak Walker Award watch list

July 14, 2016 - running watch

Notre Dame using backs Josh Adams and Tarean Folston have been named to a Doak Walker Award watch list.

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The respect goes to a tip using behind in college football.

Folston, a senior, missed all though one entertain of a 2015 deteriorate after nutritious a ripped ACL early in a season-opener opposite Texas. Folston was entrance off a sophomore debate where rushed for 889 yards (5.1 yards per carry) and 6 touchdowns. C.J. Prosise took over as a No. 1 back, though loyal beginner Josh Adams was called on when an ankle damage sidelined a comparison in Nov loyal freshman. Adams rushed for 835 yards (7.1 yards per carry) and 6 touchdowns, and he surfaced 130 rushing yards on 4 occasions.

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