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Fullback Back in Style

Michael Burton

Rutgers had one fullback enroll this week and recently accepted the commitment of one of the best in the class of 2014. Under offensive coordinator Ron Prince with a move to the Big Ten imminent, the fullback position is set for a return to prominence.

"We need to find somebody on our football team other than Michael Burton, who can play the fullback position at a high level. I think that becomes a point of emphasis for us and maybe it's somebody that's on our team and maybe it's somebody in this signing class. I'm not sure yet exactly what that will be, but certainly our running game lost a lot of consistency when Michael Burton was not able to... Recommended Stories