Notes: Became the first player since Virginia Tech quarterback Michael Vick in 1999 to earn Big East Offensive Player of the Year and Rookie of the Year honors in the same season in 2009 as a member of the Pittsburgh Panthers...Unanimous First-Team All-Big East selection two years ago when he was also a Second-Team All-American as picked by the Associated Press...Third nationally in rushing (138.38 yards/game) and first in the Big East, finishing with a staggering 1,799 yards on 325 carries as he broke the freshman Pitt record set by Heisman Trophy winner Tony Dorsett...Logged 10 games of at least 100 yardsrushing...Was very slow out of the gate in sophomore season in 2010, failing to reach 100 yards in a game until midway through the season...Had a mediocre campaign until he erupted for an amazing 261 yards and four touchdowns on a whopping 42 carries in the season finale versus Cincinnati...Finished 2010 with 1,061 yards and 13 touchdowns on the ground, but that was still a far cry from his impressive debut for the Panthers a year earlier...Tallied 2,860 yards and 30 touchdowns on 544 career rushing attempts before opting to enter the NFL Draft.
Major business and economic reports scheduled for today
WASHINGTON (AP) --Some big earnings and economic reports are due out today. Later this morning, the Commerce Department will release its international trade data for March. In February, the U.S. trade deficit-- the amount by which the value of imports exceeds the value of exports-- fell almost 17 percent to $35 billion.
WEST PALM BEACH, FL -- (Marketwired) -- 03/21/14 -- Companies that pride themselves on being eco-friendly may have conflicted ideas between marketing with ad specialties and maintaining their green reputation. ...