With 1,391 yards on the ground, Line easily surpassed Tulane's Orleans Darkwa, who clocked in with 925 yards.
At 6-foot-1, 235 pounds, Line brings a tremendous blend of power and underrated dexterity to the table. The sophomore from Oxford, Michigan, showcases the ability to barrel over and through a would-be tackler's grasp, in addition to a surprising (considering his size) amount of quickness that enables Line to nimbly evade defenders in the open field.
The PonyStampede.com Offensive MVP, Line was a workhorse (227 carries) who ran for 10 touchdowns and averaged a stout 6.1 yards per attempt. He riddled Marshall's defense for 202 yards in late November and topped the 100-yard plateau in six games.
Darryl Fields was named to the C-USA All-Freshman team as a kick returner, despite missing three games late in the year due to injury. Fields averaged 25 yards per return with a long of 92 yards.
Army, as expected in a triple option offense, spreads the football around. Fullback Jared Hassin, who began his career at Air Force, is the leading rusher with 931 yards. The bullish 6-foot-3, 235-pounder from Wisconsin has 9 TD runs and is averaging 5.4 yards per carry.
Senior slotback Pat Mealy (5-8, 205) has 413 yards with two touchdowns. Mealy will reach the 1,500-yard rushing mark for his career with 16 more yards. He saw some action at FB in previous years.
Hassin is an excellent athlete who is fourth on the team in receptions. He enjoyed a torrid four-game streak of 100-plus rushing yards, including a 25-carry, 144-yard, two-touchdown outing in a 41-23 win over Tulane.
Brown's season-high was 71 yards vs. Temple. He also caught 2 passes for 33 yards in that game, a 42-35 loss.
Cobbs ran for 75 yards in a 24-0 victory over North Texas. Maples' best game came again Navy (13 carries, 66 yards).