Transfer Portal Move: Colorado running back Anthony Hankerson plans to enter the Transfer Portal, as reported by On3 on Sunday night.
Holdover from Sanders' First Year: Hankerson was among the few remaining players from Deion Sanders' first year in Boulder.
Athletic Prowess: Standing at 5 feet 9 inches and weighing 200 pounds, Hankerson was a top 50 running back in the 2022 class.
Impact on Buffs' Rotation: Hankerson's departure leaves Coach Sanders in need of another running back for the Buffs' rotation.
Top Teams on New Year's Day: Michigan and Texas are the favorites to win their College Football Playoff semifinal games on New Year's Day.
Key Replacement: Dylan Edwards is expected to be a primary option, but additional depth and blocking support are crucial for Shedeur Sanders.
Anticipated Move: Coach Prime is likely to secure a stable running back from the transfer portal, which opens in less than 24 hours.
Ongoing Roster Adjustments: Hankerson's decision reflects the dynamic nature of college football rosters, prompting coaches to adapt and secure suitable replacements.