Football Preview -- Wide Receiver Tyler Stradford
In our continuous coverage of the North Texas two-deep roster we take a look at RS freshman wide out Tyler Stradford
Class: RS- Freshman
Signed: 2009 - transferred from Oklahoma
2008 Key Stat: 0 ... Stradford complied no stats for the 2008 season. He participated on the practice squad for the 2008 national champion runner-up Sooners.
Why he will start: The NCAA says that Stradford can play for the Mean Green this season. He has all the tools to be a playmaker at North Texas.
Why he won’t start: The NCAA states that Stradford must follow the transfer rules even though he didn't play at OU last year.
Overall: At 6-2, Stardford has the size and speed to get by defensive backs and into some open field. Couple that with great hands and good awareness and he has the ability to be a big part of the Mean Greens plans for the next few years.