2010: Week 4

Paul Hornung’s Most Versatile Performances of the Week

Week 4 (2010; through games on Sept. 25, 2010; released Sept. 27, 2010)

• Florida’s Trey Burton, a true freshman quarterback, ran five times for 40 yards, scoring a touchdown on each of his five carries in a win over Kentucky in Gainesville. He completed one pass for 42 yards and had five receptions for 37 yards and a touchdown. Burton became the first SEC player since Cadillac Williams of Auburn in 2003 to have six touchdowns in a game. He is just the fourth player in league history to reach the mark.

• TCU’s Jeremy Kerley set a career high with 234 all-purpose yards in a 41-24 win over SMU on Friday, Sept. 24. Kerely had one carry for six yards, four receptions for 33 yards, two punt returns for 23 yards and five kick returns for 172 yards, including an 83 yard return in the third quarter that set up a go-ahead touchdown after the Horned Frogs fell behind 17-14. It was the longest return of his career. Kerley also completed one pass for 11 yards.

• Stanford’s Owen Marecic scored on both offense and defense on consecutive plays from scrimmage within a 13 second span of a 37-14 win over Notre Dame. On offense, Marecic had three carries for three yards and a touchdown. He also had a four-yard reception. On defense, Marecic returned an interception 20 yards for a touchdown. He had five tackles, including one for loss. Marecic saw action on 91 total plays, 50 on defense and 41 on offense for the Cardinal. It was the first time since Eric Weddle (now with the NFL's San Diego Chargers) ran two interceptions and scored a rushing TD for Utah against San Diego State on September 23, 2006, that a BCS eligible player scored on offense and defense. It is the fourth time it has happened since 2003.

• Alabama's Trent Richardson posted 227 all-purpose yardage in a 24-20 win over Arkansas on Sept. 25. Richardson had eight carries for 85 yards including two touchdowns, two receptions for 25 yards and a touchdown and four kick returns for 117 yards. Richardson scored on a screen pass late in the third quarter and converted a key third quarter field down out of the Wildcat Formation.

• Ohio State’s Terrelle Pryor had 104 rushing yards on seven carries with a touchdown, caught a 20-yard touchdown pass and was 20-26 for 224 yards and four touchdowns.

• Troy’s Jerrel Jernigan had ten catches for 209 yards with a touchdown, five carries for 31 yards, one punt return for ten yards and three kick returns for 61 yards in a 35-28 win over Arkansas State on Sept. 25. He finished with 311 all-purpose yards.

• Cincinnati’s DJ Woods had seven receptions for 173 yards including a touchdown in a 31-29 loss to Oklahoma on Sept. 25. Woods had one carry, three punt returns for 39 yards and four kick returns for 73 yards in the game. It was the best game of his career in the return game, setting new personal bests in punt and kick return yardage. He finished with 295 all-purpose yards.

• Boise State’s Titus Young had five receptions for 136 yards, including a score, five kick returns for 127 yards and three punt returns for seven yards in a 37-24 win over Oregon State on Sept. 25. He added three carries for 18 yards as the Broncos remained undefeated. He finished with 288 all-purpose yards.

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