Colgate's Eachus Poised for More Success

Colgate's Nate Eachus

Aug. 6, 2011

Nate Eachus has already earned plenty of buzz a week before college players across the nation put on the pads for the first time in preparation for the 2011 season.

The former Hazleton Area standout has racked up six preseason first-team FCS All-America honors from outlets including the Sporting News, Athlon and Phil Steele.

Eachus is also one of 20 preseason candidates for the Walter Payton Award. The award is given annually to the FCS' top offensive player.

Eachus added Patriot League Preseason Offensive Player of the Year on Tuesday at the conference's media day in Allentown.

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