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Ruffin Up for Buchanan Award

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Missouri Valley Football Conference defensive player of the year James Ruffin is among the four latest candidates added to the watch list for the Buck Buchanan Award, presented annually to the top defensive player in FCS.

Ruffin, a senior at the University of Northern Iowa, racked up 18 tackles for loss (first in conference), 10 sacks, 69 tackles, and three forced fumbles for the Panthers last year, en route to All- America and All-MVFC honors.

{Courtesy:UNI Athletics}

 

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