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Perkins Savors Sweet Taste Of State Success

Perkins Savors Sweet Taste Of State Success

This has to be LaDarius Perkins' favorite week of the calendar. But not for the competition; it's all about the candy with Perkins, a self-confessed addict to the sweet stuff. "I have a stash, a drawer in my room. I have a lot of chocolate, a lot of sour-sweet candy. I eat a lot!"

Such a confession would surely seem to contradict two clear facts. First, this redshirt freshman tailback is, as they say, ripped. In fact that is exactly what center J.C. Brignone said of his younger teammate this week, in a somewhat envious tone at that. Perkins is a physical freak, a statue-style specimen of minimal body fat…who would happily live on processed sugar products if allowed. "I don... Recommended Stories

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