Rutgers' odd couple returns, eyes championship

Ray Rice and Brian Leonard shunned established programs to build Rutgers into a championship contender. The Scarlet Knights' backfield duo is back for one last season, one they hope will end with a championship.

Updated: April 21, 2006, 5:30 PM ET
By Joe Starkey | Special to
Ray Rice and Brian Leonard. Put 'em together, and what do you have?

APRay Rice wants to improve on a record-setting freshman campaign.
Ray Leonard.

As in Sugar Ray Leonard.