Per NFL Media draft analyst Chad Reuter, if Marshall senior RB Devon Johnson can prove he's as "quick and agile as 2014 second-round big backs Carlos Hyde and Jeremy Hill, who both had success as rookies, then teams looking for a power back could take the leap in the top half of the draft."
Per ESPN's Mel Kiper, Marshall senior RB Devon Johnson "has relatively quick feet -- he can appear off-balance when he's moving laterally -- and is tough to drop at the second level."
Marshall redshirt sophomore Angelo Jean-Louis is moving from the outside into a slot WR role.
Marshall sophomore WR Deon-Tay McManus has a goal of benching 400 pounds and squatting 570 by the time the season starts.
Marshall senior RB Devon Johnson "will move closer to the spotlight now with [QB Rakeem] Cato gone," notes Sports on Earth's Matt Brown.
Redshirt freshman QB Cole Garvin has decided to transfer from Marshall, according to Metro News' Dave Wilson.
Marshall indefinitely suspends senior RB Steward Butler.
Marshall lists redshirt junior Michael Birdsong as the school's starting QB.
Patriots selected Marshall CB Darryl Roberts with the No. 247 overall pick in the 2015 NFL draft.
Marshall CB Darryl Roberts visited the Chiefs and has worked out for the 49ers and Packers, according to Aaron Wilson.
Marshall QB Rakeem Cato didn't receive a combine invite.
Marshall QB Rakeem Cato made his debut at No. 10 on Mel Kiper's QB rankings.
Marshall senior QB Rakeem Cato completed 5-of-10 passes for 31 yards and no touchdowns in Saturday's NFLPA Collegiate Bowl.
Marshall junior RB Devon Johnson (shoulder) carried the ball 15 times for 131 yards and a touchdown in Tuesday's Boca Raton Bowl triumph against Northern Illinois.
Marshall senior QB Rakeem Cato completed 25-of-37 passes for 281 yards and three touchdowns in Tuesday's 52-23 victory versus Northern Illinois in the Boca Raton Bowl.