AUSTIN, Texas -- D.J. Monroe has spent his career running around things.
Defenders being the No. 1 thing. The playbook being the second. Now the Texas hybrid back has taken a decidedly more direct approach.
"They tell me to play like I'm 250 [pounds]," he said.
They, being his teammates, told him just the right thing. Monroe, all 175 pounds of him, bounced and bullied his way into the end zone in the opening game, proving that his style, while fleet, also had some flex behind ...