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Itching to Get Back on the Field

Even though he had to sit out all of 2005 due to his transfer to ASU, former BYU defensive tackle Michael Marquardt was a bit restless during one short bye weekend. Watching a Pac-10 game on TV will do the trick.

"I stayed in town, laid low and took it easy," said the 6-4 289 Michael Marquardt about his weekend of forced inactivity. "I enjoyed the rest. Sometimes I wish I didn't watch football in the bye week, because all it does is make you wish you were playing now. I only watched one game, the Oregon-Cal game, and sure enough it got me upset (laughs)." After a year of layoff, the defensive tackle had... Recommended Stories

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