S&BI takes a look at Raiders' undrafted rookie free agent Kellen Heard. Heard has had a roundabout collegiate career, originally committing to Miami but never enrolling. After a four year stay with Texas A&M, Heard transferred to play his senior season at Memphis.
How did Kellen Heard drop more than 30 pounds heading into the 2008 season? What is the reason behind his new motivation? Aggie Websider visits with Heard, who is primed for a breakout season in 2008.
Kellen Heard was once a Hurricane. He spent the summer conditioning with the players here. He went through two-a-days with the Canes. He then moved to Miami, hung out with the players on a regular basis, and watched nearly every practice and game this past season.
January 13, 2005
Kellen Heard was very excited last year when he signed a scholarship to play at the University of Miami. "I was so jacked up man, I was ready to hit anyone who got in my way," Heard said.
January 12, 2005
While the Canes loaded up on defensive ends, it certainly didn't stop them from actively recruiting some of the top defensive tackles from the state of Florida -- and the entire country.
Rumors are one of the biggest parts of the recruiting process -- especially in late January. The most recent ones going around are about the status of defensive lineman Kellen Heard. "I don't know about all those," Heard said on Wednesday night.
January 22, 2004