The NCAA's committee on legislative relief in June denied Qwuantrezz Knight's waiver request, but it has since granted his appeal, making him eligible to play this season for Kent State.
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- NCAA: Ex-Terp Knight eligible now for Kent State
- Kent St. DB will appeal for immediate eligibility
- Edelman, 32: McVay 'very remarkable ... a stud'
- Dixon, Simmer, Wimbush win comeback honors
Defensive back Qwuantrezz Knight will appeal to play immediately for Kent State after transferring to the school in the wake of Maryland's Jordan McNair scandal. The NCAA had previously denied his request.
Julian Edelman, 32, is impressed by what he sees in the 33-year-old Sean McVay, though the Pats receiver doesn't recall the Rams coach from when they played twice in college.
Kent State receiver Antwan Dixon, Dartmouth defensive lineman Seth Simmer and Carson-Newman running back Antonio Wimbush are the first recipients of the Mayo Clinic college football Comeback Player of the Year Award.