The pipeline between Laurel and the University of Buffalo football program continues to bear fruit, with surprising contributions this year from a pair of true freshmen.
Freshmen Jaret and James Patterson, twin brothers and former St. Vincent Pallotti High School standouts, have been just two reasons why the Bulls have won 10 of 12 games this season after a 6-6 record last year.
“Everyone is buying in,” said Jaret Patterson, a key running back this year. “Everyone is playing for each other. It has been like a family.”
That is certainly true for the Patterson brothers, who grew up in Glen Dale near Bowie.
Jaret Patterson rushed for 2,045 yards and 23 touchdowns as a...