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Antonio Huffman "Doesn't Take Plays Off"

Antonio Huffman "Doesn't Take Plays Off"

Coming into the 2004 football season, Texas Tech cornerback <b>Antonio Huffman</b> was at best a faint echo on the sonar of the college football world. The sophomore was certainly not a trophy recruit coming out of high school in Lovejoy, Georgia. And academic difficulties, which resulted in a one-year detour to Garden City Community College, did nothing to raise his profile. Hence, Huffman slipped into the Tech camp last year a relative unknown...

The defensive back's play in 2003, which came mainly in nickel and dime packages, was more solid than stupendous. Huffman, therefore, came into the 2004 campaign a relative obscurity. If his play so far is any indication, however, that may soon change. The 180-pound six-footer has rooted himself in the starting lineup and emerged, arguably, as one of the best cornerbacks in perhaps the best...

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