The staff members at Footballguys are full of opinions. In a Faceoff, we allow two members to voice their opinions on a specific player. One picked the high side, and the other took the low side.
High Side by Stephen Holloway
Duke Johnson has an excellent athlete is a tough running back body. He is a solid 207 pounds packed into his 5'-9” stature. He has long speed witnessed by his 10.62 second 100-meter time in high school, where he also was a long jumper. His running back feats include running for 1,957 yards and 29 touchdowns as a senior at Miami Norland High School, where he also was an effective receiver. His college ball was also played at Miami. He was effective in his first two seasons, averaging 6.2 YPC, catching 31 passes and scoring 17 touchdowns. He dominated in his third season, averaging 6.8 YPC, rushing for 1,652 yards, catching 38 passes for 421 yards and scoring 13 touchdowns.