Posted On: 08/31/20 8:28 PM

There will be many new rushers who will move to the top of the rushing category in Class 2A next spring.

A classification that featured many three-down backs last year, the classification saw nine of its top 10 rushers graduate last spring, opening the door for new leaders to emerge.

Some of those new leaders we could see in the spring of 2021 are back, and many other could emerge across a deep and talented lower-level classification in the state. As we continue to count down the days until football returns, here is a peak at some of the best running backs returning in Class 2A in terms of production from last season.

Cade PalmerCadePalmer6'0" | RBThe Classical Academy | 2022StateCO, 2022, 6’1, 165, RB/DB, The Classical Academy

Palmer was third in Class 2A last season with 1,355 rushing yards. He averaged 6.3 yards per carry and scored 13 rushing touchdowns. He showed an elusiveness and great patience in the run game, allowing his blockers to set up lanes for him to run through. When those lanes became available, he shows a great burst in the open field. Palmer was also not afraid to carry the load for his team as he

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