Found November 04, 2011 on Leftover Hot Dog:
Thinking about South Carolina football on a Friday afternoon?  Our friend Steve was and provided some good things to make you go "hmmm" concerning Brandon Wilds and Connor Shaw.  Enjoy this guest blog.....Marcus Lattimore has rushed for a total of 2,015 yards in what amounts to about 18 full games (I'm counting last year's UK & Troy games as "one" full game because he didn't play in the second half of either and not even including the Chik-fil-A Bowl, he got injured so early in that one). This works out to about 111.9 yards per game over his career and 116.9 yards per game this season. His totals and per game averages are both great. We miss him, look forward to having him back after he's fully recovered, and look forward to at least one more year of watching him in a Gamecocks jersey.All that said (other than a 102 yard game against Kentucky between Auburn and Mississippi State), Lattimore was somehow being increasingly neutralized in 3 of hi...
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