August 8, 2007

Aldridge healthy, hungry for competition


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James Aldridge has been here before.

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Aldridge talks about the depth at running back and the skills he brings to the position.

--Jack Freeman

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Well, not here exactly. But something close to it.

Four years ago as a sophomore at Hazelwood Central near St. Louis, Mo., Aldridge battled a classmate equal in size, speed and strength in A.J. Jimmerson, now a red-shirt freshman back at Michigan State. Aldridge moved to Indiana a year later and his career took off from there, but the Irish back gained plenty from working against another Division I athlete on a daily basis.

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