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Mark providing boost on offense

Mark providing boost on offense

Venric Mark's move to running back was figured to be an experiment initially. Two games into the season, the junior speedster has been Northwestern's most valuable player on offense. Needless to say, Mark is excelling in his new, comfortable role.

There is no getting around the truth: Venric Mark has been Northwestern's MVP so far this season. Through two games, the do-it-all junior has amassed 205 rushing yards, 30 receiving yards and 204 kick and punt return yards. Mark has provided a jolt of versatility for a pass-oriented offense that sorely lacked a dynamic runner. Without his presence in the backfield, his jittery quickness... Recommended Stories

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