November 23, 2009

Big Rigg to roll

JERSEY CITY, N.J.--As an I-back, he would remind an oldtimer of a young Eric Dickerson.

Tall and thin he lines up with hands on knees, relaxed. Then he explodes through the hole like a gazelle. More like floats.

It is on defense where he lays his mark, particularly Saturday in a New Jersey non-public school playoff game. St. Peters Prep knocked off Doug Rigg's Bergen Catholic Crusaders, and will take on nationally ranked Don Bosco in Giants Stadium in two weeks for the state championship.

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