Found September 02, 2013 on CU at the Game:
  A Will to Win On a day in which wide receiver Paul Richardson became the first Colorado player to ever post a second 200-yard receiving game in a career … On a day in which quarterback Connor Wood became only the third Buff to pass for over 400 yards in a season opener (409 by Kordell Stewart in 1992; 402 by Joel Klatt in 2003, both against Colorado State) … On a day in which senior captain defensive end Chidera Uzo-Diribe and cornerback Greg Henderson teamed up for an electrifying 53-yard fumble return for a touchdown … My MVP for the 2013 Rocky Mountain Showdown (if I can’t give it to coach Mike MacIntyre and his coaching staff) is … Kicker Will Oliver. It was Oliver who went four-for-four on field goal attempts in the Buffs’ 41-27 victory against Colorado State - after an entire season in which he made only six (in eight total attempts). It was Oliver who delivered on the game’s most crucial play, connecting on a 52-yard field goal (matching a career-best) to restore the Buffs ...

Colorado's Paul Richardson earns Pac-12 Football Player of the Week honors

The Pac-12 today announced its Player of the Week awards in football for the 2013 season's opening week, as Colorado wideout Paul Richardson, Arizona safety Tra’Mayne Bondurant, and California kicker Vincenzo D’Amato all were honored for their impressive performances. Richardson, a junior from Los Angeles, enjoyed a breakthrough game after catching 10 passes for 208 yards...

Richardson leads Colorado over Rams

Paul Richardson and Connor Wood would meet each day on the practice field last season, just to work on their timing in case they ever needed it. Back then, Wood wasn't playing much and didn't know if he ever would be the starter. Richardson was coming off a torn ACL and wasn't sure if he would ever return to his electric form. ''He had the time and I had the...

Richardson leads Colorado to 41-27 win over CSU

Greg Henderson scored on a 53-yard fumble return in the fourth quarter and Connor Wood threw three touchdown passes - two to speedster Paul Richardson - to help Colorado beat Colorado State 41-27 on Sunday in Mike MacIntyre's coaching debut for the Buffaloes. Wood often connected with Richardson, who was back on the field after missing last season because of a torn left ACL...

Colorado State Football: Richardson and Co. too much for Rams

As those watching awaited a final obligatory fourth down measurement, Mike MacIntyre’s celebratory fist pumps gave Colorado State fans a final punch to the gut. It was 2006 when Colorado State was last favored to beat in-state rival Colorado. This was again the case prior to the matchup this past weekend, where the Rams were 2.5-point favorites. In what was the 85th meeting of...

Colorado begins Mike MacIntyre era with 41-27 victory

Mike MacIntyre became only the third Colorado Buffaloes coach since 1931 to win in his debut. The Buffs opened the season with a 41-27 victory over in-state rival Colorado State in the Rocky Mountain Showdown. “First of all, I’m just excited for our seniors to start the 

Outside the Colorado Locker room

After each and every Colorado Football game, it will be BuffPlayBook's goal to bring you what the Buff Players have to say about the game. Go "Inside" to see some smiling faces and what Connor Wood, Paul Richardson, and true freshman Addison Gillam had to say.
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