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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of redshirt.


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  • King Dunlap hasn't really shown that he possesses the skills necessary to play in the NFL and God only knows what Fenuki Tupou showed some promise during his rookie preseason, but was "redshirted" on IR for all of 2009.

    Bleeding Green Nation

  • CC, has a chance to work his way into the rotation, but he will probably be redshirted. —

    Around the Mid-American Conference

  • And 6-11 center Daniel Miller, who redshirted, has bulked up.

    Atlantic Coast Conference

  • Freshman G Gabriel Harris, who redshirted this season, figures to compete for a shot at point guard.

    Pac-10 Conference

  • -- PF Kammeon Holsey, who redshirted his first season after tearing his ACL on Aug. 1, is expected back before summer workouts.

    Atlantic Coast Conference

  • A junior college transfer who was redshirted in 2009, Jorden played well during the spring and had 10 receptions for 87 yards in the spring game. —

    Around the Mid-American Conference

  • He enrolled at Butler Community College in the spring of 2009, redshirted this fall and has seven semesters of eligibility left, meaning his final semester on campus would be the 2013 fall semester, allowing him to play football that season.

    Iowa State - Team Notes

  • -- G Shaunessy Smith redshirted his freshman year after suffering from a hip ailment and requiring surgery.

    Mississippi State - Team Notes

  • David Brown redshirted a year ago and he was impressive during spring practice.

    Around the Mid-American Conference

  • Tyler Russell, a highly touted freshman who redshirted last season, will be the subject of all the buzz as he attempts to win a quarterback spot that so many of his fans want to see him dominate.

    Around the Southeastern Conference


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