by Brandon Tate

We are excited to announce we have signed RB Tyler Blanchard to our roster!

Tyler flew out to Tacoma (on very short notice) and worked out for us from Eden Prairie, Minnesota and has plenty of TITLE experience to bring to our training camp roster. He's a track and field All-American, Champion in football, and in January is playing for the National Championship in Florida as apart of one of the best semi-pro teams in the Nation.

College Graduate: Bachelor Of Science Degree in Sports Management

Track and Field: AAU-All American
Collegiate Track runner, Sprinter of the year, All-Conference, Schooler Record Holder (60m, 4x200 and 4x100)

Football: Crown College DB/RB/WR
14Tckls , 57 yd Punt Return for TD
Semi-Pro Football: Minnesota Grizzlies (5-0 Conference Champions)
Minneapolis Warriors: 5 Rushing TDs, 18Tckls, 1Fmbl Recovery, 2 INTS, (Conference Championships)

Ty's response on his return to the football field after some time in Track and Field- "I am most proud about how I was able to comeback to football after years and years of track and shifting my focus and now re-finding the love and passion for this amazing sport and take my talents to the next level."

RUSH fans, we know you will, give a warm Tri-City welcome to Ty!