Georgia Tech running back Tashard Choice says he is going to surprise a lot of people. He brings a hard-running style and is 5-foot-11, 211 pounds. Choice is a former Oklahoma Sooner, who backed up Adrian Peterson. Choice left the school to return home in Georgia because of family issues. Choice said his brothers are doing better and were with him on Sunday when he was selected.
Choice rushed for 1,379 yards and 10 touchdowns this year. He led GT in rushing in 2006 and 2007.
_ Rick Herrin