Grant’s Game Balls: Marshall vs. Middle Tennessee
Offense: RB #3 Tyler King: King gave the rushing attack the boost that it needed on Friday. He rushed for a career-high 165 yards on 27 carries. Marshall rushed for 221 yards in the loss.
Defense: DE #1 Ty Tyler: Tyler was able to get a pair of sacks early in the first half, which helped the defense to five sacks before halftime. He has consistently been a force to get into the backfield.
Special teams: WR #1 Willie Johnson: Johnson averaged 30 yards per return while filling in for regular kick returner Keion Davis.