But it still didn't matter.
Colburn ran over and around the competition when he was healthy, good enough to win Mr. Football honors in the state of South Carolina for this season.
The 5-foot-9,185-pound Colburn joins an elite list of players to win the award in recent years, including NFL Draft picks Jadeveon Clowney, Marcus Lattimore and Stephon Gilmore.
As a senior, Colburn ran for 1,264 yards and 24 touchdowns. He finished his career with 4,997 yards and 84 TDs.