Originally written August 29, 2013 on College Spun:
It isn’t going to take long for stud freshman Robert Nkemdiche to be the talk of the SEC, and probably the entire college football world. The 6-foot-5, 298-pound defensive end has already turned some heads down South by claiming a starting job on the Ole Miss defensive line as a true freshman, before ever playing a college football game. Today, in his first appearance, he has been a force on the defensive side of the ball, but came up even bigger on special teams. Facing a 4th-and-1, Ole Miss faked a punt, and the ball ended up in the hands of the massive freshman defender. It wasn’t one of the beloved “fat guy touchdowns”, but it was a pretty nice first down pickup. Watch out for the new secret weapon.
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