It's a huge day, with the long-anticipated preseason matchup today between the NFL's New York Jets and Jacksonville Jaguars. Lehigh alumni OG Will Rackley and WR Ryan Spadola will be showing the folks on the NFL Network how Lehigh football players play in the pros.
Even this, though, does not stop the countdown.
Today, our honored athlete is senior RB Keith Sherman, who is one of this year's co-captains and one of the two players I interviewed at Patriot League Media Day.
Listed Height: 6'0"
Listed Weight: 205
Major: Political Sociology/Social Psychology
Hometown: Bucksport, SC
High School: Lawrence HS, NJ
Fun Fact: Senior LB Nigel Muhammad shared with me at media day that Keith's nickname amongst members of the team is "Boobie", based on "Boobie" Miles from the book Friday Night Lights written by Buzz Bissinger.
2012 Stats: Played in all 11 games. Rushed for 256 yards and 7 TDs.
2013: Team captain, and starting running back.
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