Each week, commenter Stu tracks down a former Minnesota sports figure about whom you might have forgotten. Stu?
THE HUNT DOWN
Name: Chatarius Atwell
Claim to Fame, Minnesota:
was a receiver for the University of Minnesota Golden Gophers in the mid-‘90s. Held team records for catches in a season and career 100-yard games until Eric Decker broke both
, and is still third all-time in receptions
and receiving yards
. Was one of five Gopher football players arrested at a 1997 party as reported in this Minnesota Daily article
by freelance writer and friend of RandBall Andrew Tellijohn, who among other things now writes for one of the internet’s football websites
Where He Is Now:
we’re going to assume that the Miami native is back home, as a younger Chatarius Atwell is tearing things up at quarterback
for the Liberty City Warriors Pop Warner squad.
Is He on Twitter: no.
*No one is doing this.