August 14, 2007

Lucky number six?

Zach Krula remembers his last play in a Sun Devil uniform like it was yesterday. Actually it happened Sept. 17, 2005 at home against Northwestern.

What was supposed to be a stretch play to the left side of the field, a play that he practiced hundreds of times in his career, ended in a gruesome injury that could have prevented Krula from walking normally.

"I was out blocking a linebacker, Keegan Herring got tackled by two guys, and all three of them came crashing down on my ankle," Krula remembers of the play that sidelined him for 18 months and brought on three ankle surgeries. "I didn't even know it was broken."

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