Found October 28, 2013 on Bob's Blitz :
PLAYERS: Jayson Carter
TEAMS: Rice Owls
Rice 4'9" running back Jayson Carter (who weighs 130 pounds) made his debut this weekend. (Jayson has a genetic disorder that limits his growth.) **Follow us on Twitter, View via Our Mobile Site, or Return HomeFollow us on Twitter. Subscribe or Return to Bob's Blitz.
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