Eric Page Named 91st best player in the country by Rivals.com.
As a sophomore, Page earned first-team All-America honors as a kickoff returner from the Sporting News, the Walter Camp Foundation, among others. Page was the first UT football player to make first-team on any All-America team since quarterback Gene Swick was named first-team by UPI in 1975.
Page, who plays wide receiver as well as returning kickoffs and punts for the Rockets, ranked third in the nation in kickoff returns (31.1 avg.) this past season and was the only player in the Football Bowl Series (FBS) to return three kickoffs for touchdowns. As a receiver, Page was fifth in the nation with 99 receptions and gained 1,105 receiving yards. He was named the Mid-American Conference's special teams player of the year, and made first-team All-MAC as both a kickoff returner and wide receiver.