Kennedy Brooks is an extremely talented back out of Oklahoma. Through three seasons with the team, he posted 3,316 rushing yards, alongside 31 touchdowns.
26 “Kennedy Brooks, the redshirt freshman from Mansfield, Texas! Cuts it inside, touchdown Sooners!” Kennedy Brooks breaks free for an 86 yard touchdown against Kansas State in 2018. Oklahoma would go onto to win 51-14 #OUDNApic.twitter.com/P8BlwbdSD1
During his senior campaign, Brooks registered 1,297 rushing yards and 13 scores – averaging 6.3 YPC. His speed and elusiveness make him into a quality playmaker who can provide Philadelphia with game changing attributes.
One of his career highlights came in a game against Texas, where he walked it off in the final seconds with an explosive touchdown run.
Kennedy Brooks is no stranger to the city of Philadelphia. He spent the last two seasons with the Philadelphia Eagles in the NFL, but was ultimately released by the team this past August.
Now, Brooks is set to continue his professional career in the USFL, with the Philadelphia Stars.
The Philadelphia Stars are stacked at the running back position. Including Kennedy Brooks, they also currently roster:
Dexter Williams Matt Colburn Jamyest Williams Paul Terry Seth Rowland
GM Michael Woods has been making moves over the past couple of months. It was a slow start to the offseason for Philadelphia, but they have quietly been rebuilding a solid group of athletes for the 2024 season.
After a 4-6 record in 2023 that resulted in missing the postseason, Philadelphia has a lot of work to do to get back to the dominance we saw during their 2022 campaign.
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