April 26, 2012Cleveland selects Trent Richardson- He rushed for 1,679 yards and 21 touchdowns, was a Heisman Trophy finalist and won the Doak Walker Award. Nick Saban raved about how great his character is. Drew rave reviews from evaluators about being a legit three down back.
Has had some injuries. Had surgery on his left ankle during his freshman year at Escambia High School. Later in his high school career he had surgery on his right ankle. Also had arthroscopic surgery on his left knee shortly after Alabama's victory over LSU in the BCS Championship Game