LEGENDARY CANES QB STEVE WALSH TALKS ABOUT GETTING RECRUITED BY JIMMY JOHNSON, LEARNING FROM VINNY TESTAVERDE AND HELPING UM CAPTURE THE 1987 NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP ON THE BEHIND THE U PODCAST

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Brian Polendey

position

Tight End

Height

6-6

Weight

230 lbs.

Class

Freshman

Hometown

Denton, Texas

High School

Guyer

2018 (Sophomore): Saw action in two games before suffering season-ending injury…Had one 14-yard catch before injury.

2017 (True Freshman): Saw action in six games, largely on special teams…Served as member of practice squad.

High School: Consensus three-star tight end prospect by 247Sports, ESPN, Rivals and Scout…Ranked No. 11 tight end nationwide by ESPN…Ranked No. 20 tight end in 247Sports’ Composite Rankings…Rated No. 27 tight end by Rivals…Born in Eugene, Ore., and grew up in state of Washington…Finished junior year with nine receptions for 117 yards and two touchdowns…Coached by John Walsh at Guyer…Chose Miami over offers from Arkansas, Colorado, Houston and Michigan, among others.