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Former Heisman Trophy Candidate Love, Released By Washington

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Bryce Love was released by the Washington Football Team on Monday. He spent two seasons with the team and never played a down. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reported that the former Heisman trophy runner-up , will not be back in Washington next season.

Love went on injured reserve on October 2nd of last year. Despite being designated to return, he never did return to the active roster.

The running back has battled injuries his entire career. He even injured his knee in his final college game at Stanford in 2018.

He was a stud at Stanford. In 2017, he rushed for over 2000 yards and was the runner-up for the Heisman Trophy.  He was also the Doak Walker Award winner and Pac-12 offensive player of the year. He was a first-team All-American.

He’s yet to return to that form, but he won’t be further attempting to come back from his injury woes in Washington.

Check out all of Washington’s 2021 Free Agent Subtractions right here.

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