Sports analysts would all agree on one thing - "Yvenson Bernard is the most underrated player in the Pac-10." That has a lot to do with the physical and mental toughness this kid brings to the field. Last year Bernard had to run with minor injuries throughout the season, but still managed to tearoff over 1,300 yards equaling a little over 100 yards a game.
July 22, 2007
One of the top running backs in the nation, Yvenson Bernard, returns for his senior year as he looks to move up several lists in the OSU annuals. Clinton Polk, a year older and a year wiser, hopes to get more carries. Micah Strickland in the mix.
March 20, 2007
The hardest working running back in college football Yvenson Bernard looked like a player who is at the top of his game. Before the start of camp he said he "feels explosive" and his demeanor reflected his words. He oozed with confidence and when he had the ball he routinely made defensive players look silly. The ironic part is that he never participated in full contact drills and was held out of all three scrimmages.
May 10, 2006