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Florida State Running Back Dalvin Cook Leads College Football In Yards After Contact

Florida State running back Dalvin Cook leads the country in yards after contact.

Per ESPN Stats & Info, Florida State running back Dalvin Cook averages 4.5 yards after contact per rushing attempt. That leads college football by almost one yard with Baylor running back Shock Linwood at 3.53. Heisman frontrunner Leonard Fournette is almost a yard and a half behind at 3.05. 

Cook has run for 955 yards and 10 touchdowns through the first 6 games of the season. He needs just 337 yards to break Warrick Dunn's Florida State rushing record of 1,292 yards in a season.

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