All eyes on RB/LB Tyshon Dye 

January, 11, 2012
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Tyshon Dye (Elberton, Ga./Elbert County) has heard the speculation that he will play linebacker in college. He is not overly excited about that prospect.

“I would prefer running back all day, every day,” Dye said. “If it was my only option I would take it.”

Such a scenario is unlikely since Dye already has offers from Georgia and Clemson, two programs known for having great running backs. Last season Dye picked up 1,561 yards and 21 touchdowns on 212 carries. So why all the linebacker talk? Well, quite simply, he is good at it.

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