That foot is a size smaller than his left; his right leg is 1½ inches shorter. Still, Colbert averaged 42.1 yards per punt. When he got to Auburn, he decided he wanted to continue with football. He was a walk-on, but by his sophomore season he had earned a scholarship. As a senior he was fourth in the nation in gross yards (45.8), second in net yards (42.9) and an All-America.
The Chiefs drafted him in the eighth round. Colbert, who beat out veteran Jim Arnold, is averaging 40.5 yards per punt, and has had one punt with an incredible hang time of 5.43 seconds.
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