It was as if the running back had no idea what just hit him. One of those ‘Did you get the license number of that truck?’ plays.
Tommy Leggett charges up the field and drills the ball carrier, popping the football loose and setting the stage for a fumble recovery for the Texas Tech defense.
Sure, it’s only the spring game, but it’s a big deal to Leggett, a Navarre alum who helped the black team seal a 40-27 win over the red squad at Jones AT&T Stadium in Lubbock.
“It was an awesome atmosphere just to be at home in the Jones and playing in front of our fans. That was my first time actually getting to put on our game uniforms in pads, so it was special to me,” Leggett said.
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