Then, as a true freshman playing in the NCAA's most rugged conference, he earned various All-American honors, was a consensus choice for National Freshman of the Year, broke a 23-year-old school record for rushing touchdowns and inspired sentences you had read twice like this: In a 36-14 win at Florida, the 19-year-old outgained (243-226) and outscored (18-14) the No. 24 Gators.