Notes: Caught 18 touchdown passes as a junior and a senior...FCS First Team All-American in back-to-back years...One of only three players in FCS history, including Jerry Rice, to catch 50 touchdown passes in a career...Had a streak of 20 straight games with a touchdown pass, breaking a record held by Rice for a quarter century...An enormous target at 6-6 and 227 pounds, Barden reminds some of Keyshawn Johnson...A true team player who has the ability to contribute in the NFL immediately...A tremendous blocker who plays with a highlevel of aggression and determination...Not a true burner but does possess good game speed...Has proven that he will come up with a catch in traffic more often than not...A true wild card at the wide receiver position.
MUMBAI, India (AP) -- Asian stocks mostly rose today, buoyed by a third all-time high on a key Wall Street index this week and signs that China will follow up on pledges to further open the world's No. 2 economy,
Investors have been encouraged by this week's meeting of China's top legislative body which pledged to advance Communist Party plans issued in November for promoting market forces and domestic consumption in Asia's economic engine.
BC-US--Dow Record-Three Personal Stories, 1st Ld-Writethru,1173 Dow Record: Three tales of ups, downs and changes AP Photo FX102, FX103 Eds: With BC-US--Dow Record. Adds photos. By SCOTT MAYEROWITZ AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) -- When the Dow first crossed 14,000, investors were overjoyed. ...