SFU’S Khairi Dickson Joins Two Fellow #NECFB Running Backs on Prestigious Payton Watch List

For the second year in a row, Saint Francis’ running back has played his way onto the prestigious Walter Payton Award Watch List.

Picking up where his former teammate Kyle Harbridge left off, Khairi Dickson has shot up the national rushing leader board and earned the attention of the Sports Network as a result.

The newswire organization, which is considered a leader in NCAA FCS coverage and sponsors a postseason awards program, made three mid-season additions to its official Watch List. One of the three additions, Dickson is now one of 22 men in the running for the top individual honor given to a FCS athlete.

Craig Haley, the Sports Network’s FCS editor, broke the news via his Twitter account on Tuesday afternoon, September 30.

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