Notes: Racked up 1,229 yards and seven touchdowns as a junior, and he had 553 rushing yards and five scores in the six games he played as a senior prior to suffering ankle, knee and foot injuries that kept him out of action...Has good size and runs fairly well...Makes quick cuts and can get up field in a hurry...Is a productive receiver out of the backfield with reliable hands and understanding of routes...Was able to get to the corner at the collegiatelevel but needs to prove capable of doing so at the pro level...Is not a true burner or an elusive runner in the open field...Needs to prove that he is completely healthy.
Asian stocks down as US tapering possibility looms
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Asian stocks extended losses today after an apparent budget deal in the U.S. Congress reinforced expectations the Federal Reserve will cut its monetary stimulus as early as next week.
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