After seeing his playing time last year end quickly following a very poor performance against Temple last year where he allowed back-to-back sacks, the second one that saw Kyle Wright hurt his thumb, offensive tackle Chris Rutledge is looking a start in the Hurricanes season opener against Florida State Labor Day night square in the face.
August 27, 2006
A team can never have too much depth at the left tackle position. Anyone that plays offensive line is one injury away from stepping into a starting role. That is why sophomore Chris Rutledge's development is important this spring and summer for UM.
April 12, 2006
After signing four offensive linemen in last year's recruiting class, the University of Miami didn't have a major need at the position this year. However, the UM coaches landed an excellent haul -- including two players already enrolled in school.
March 17, 2004
When Miami (Fla.) Krop standout offensive lineman tooo his official visit to the University of Miami last weekend, he had a pretty good idea of what was going to happen. "I sorta knew in the back of my mind that Miami is where I wanted to go," Rutledge said.
January 21, 2004