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Aaron Dobson's Preseason Struggles Continue

When the New England Patriots drafted wide receiver Aaron Dobson out of Marshall in the second round of the NFL Draft, there were two elements of his game that stood out to Patriots fans. The first was a clip of one of the best catches of the year in 2011, in which Dobson reaches back and reels in a jaw-dropping, one-handed catch in the end zone for the Thundering Herd. The second...
Via Patriots Life
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Patriots May Have Finally Solved Wide Receiver Woes by Drafting Aaron Dobson

FOXBORO, Mass. — The Patriots are many things, but afraid is not one of them. The unwavering confidence and willingness to take risks are core parts of Bill Belichick‘s aura. So, why expect anything different when it comes to the team’s future on offense? After bypassing a hoard of wide receivers both at the end of the first round and with their first pick of the second round...
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

SOTT Draft Profile: Aaron Dobson

A big, sure-handed wide receiver from Marshall University, Aaron Dobson has developed from a two-star recruit to a potential Day 2 NFL draft pick. We talked with the Marshall Thundering Blog about the Senior Bowl participant. Tale of the Tape Height- 6’ 3” Weight- 210 pounds Class- Senior   Can you give some background info on him and a quick overview of his career? Aaron Dobson...
Via State of the Texans
February 25, 2013  |  Discuss

No. 11 WVU looks to defend Marshall WR Dobson

It was a catch that got its share of replays last year, a backhanded touchdown grab by Marshall's Aaron Dobson between two East Carolina defenders. Dobson's athleticism isn't lost on No. 11 West Virginia. When the Mountaineers face Marshall on Saturday, they must find a way to keep the senior wide receiver from doing similar things to them. ''It was a great...
Via Fox Sports
August 31, 2012  |  Discuss

Aaron Dobson lifts Marshall to Beef 'O' Brady Bowl victory

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- Aaron Dobson had "The Catch" in last month's regular-season finale for the Marshall football...
Via Boston Herald Sports
December 21, 2011  |  Discuss

Video: Marshall WR Aaron Dobson Makes One-Handed Backhand Catch

Marshall beat East Carolina 34-27 Saturday to become bowl eligible at 6-6. They were down at halftime but tied things up and then won it in overtime. But it’s not the success of the Thundering Herd that matters; it’s the one-handed catch made by receiver Aaron Dobson in the second quarter that is stealing all [...]
Via Larry Brown Sports
November 28, 2011  |  Discuss

Catch of the Year in College Football By Aaron Dobson Marshall vs ECU (Video)

This has to be the catch of the year in college football. Watch Aaron Dobson of Marshall fly up for a backwards one handed catch. Like this post? Check out our Home Page for more stories and follow us on Twitter
Via Backyard Sports Blog
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

This TD Grab by Marshall WR Aaron Dobson May Just be the Catch of the Year

The Marshall Thundering Herd became bowl eligible for the first time under head coach Doc Halliday this past  Saturday after triumphing over the East Carolina Pirates 34-27 in overtime.  Junior WR Aaron Dobson hauled in four passes for 110-yards and a pair of touchdowns on the day, the best one of them being this sick one-handed touchdown grab despite good coverage by the East...
Via The Last Angry Fan
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Marshall’s Aaron Dobson backhanded, one-handed catch is a lesson in athleticism and physics

We've seen some pretty awesome plays this season, but Marshall receiver Aaron Dobson delivered one that many might consider the best catch of the season. With 39 seconds remaining in the first half against East Carolina, Dobson wasn't able to turn his body around while being guarded in the end zone. So he reached out with the outside of his left hand, palmed the pass from...
Via Dr. Saturday
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss

Video: Aaron Dobson’s Backhanded Grab

Aaron Dobson does not play third base and as far as we know, he is not Spiderman. He is, however, a wide receiver at Marshall. On Saturday, we saw this potential crossover confusion as Dobson ripped off one of the most ridiculous catches of the season. The catch came in the second quarter against East [...]
Via Kegs 'n Eggs
November 27, 2011  |  Discuss
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