Wednesday January 29, 2014Roberson Places Second at All-Star Football Challenge
Former Florida cornerback Marcus Roberson placed second in the Skechers GoRun Hands Competition, part of the 2014 Quicken Loans All-Star Football Challenge.
The All-Star Football Challenge aired from AT&T Stadium in Dallas Tuesday night on ESPN2. The 16th annual event showcased 16 college football standouts competing in an exciting and entertaining skills challenge, which will re-air on ESPN2 at 2 p.m. ET on Feb. 2, as well as on ESPN at 4 p.m. ET on April 27. The ESPN broadcast team included Joe Tessitore, Todd McShay, Mark May, Chris Spielman, Raul Allegre and Kaylee Hartung.
The Quicken Loans All-Star Football Challenge is one of seven live television properties owned and operated by Intersport.
For more information on the event, visit: www.facebook.com/allstarfootball and follow @AllStarFBall on Twitter.
2014 Quicken Loans All-Star Football Challenge Results:
Quicken Loans QB Accuracy
1. David Fales San Jose State 232 points
2. Tajh Boyd Clemson 208 points
3. Logan Thomas Virginia Tech 194 points
Eckrich Obstacle Course
1. Lache Seastrunk RB Tulane 27.48 seconds
2. CJ Mosley LB Alabama 28.03 seconds
3. Kyle Van Noy LB BYU 28.92 seconds
Skechers GoRun Hands Competition
1. Justin Gilbert CB Oklahoma State 22.61 seconds
2. Marcus Roberson CB Florida 23.64 seconds
3. Ha Ha Clinton-Dix S Alabama 24.32 seconds
4. Bradley Roby CB Ohio State 27.78 seconds
Mercedes-Benz Lineman Strength Challenge
1. RaShede Hageman DL Minnesota 23.26 seconds
2. Louis Nix III DL Notre Dame 24.59 seconds
3. Jake Matthews OL Texas A&M 27.12 seconds
TD Ameritrade Speed Kick
1. Cairo Santos Tulane 20 points
2. Chris Boswell Rice 16 points
3. Anthony Fera Texas 14 points
Quicken Loans Team Competition
1. Fales, Roberson, Mosley, Nix, Fera 62.34 seconds
2. Boyd, Gilbert, Van Noy, Matthews, Santos 62.95 seconds
3. Thomas, Clinton-Dix, Seastrunk, Hageman, Boswell 68.89 seconds