Houston Receiver Is An Early Candidate For Catch Of The Year After Insane Grab [VIDEO]

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Houston Cougars wide receiver Linell Bonner’s catch Thursday night is an early candidate for college football’s catch of the year.

Bonner and the Cougars were playing the UConn Huskies when he beat his defender deep into the corner of the end zone. (SLIDESHOW: Get College Football Started Right With These Top 25 Ranked Cheerleaders)

Quarterback Greg Ward Jr. dropped a dime pass into the corner and Bonner made an absolutely incredible grab.


There’s a solid chance that’ll be the best catch of the year. Mind-blowing extension with the arm to grab that ball. The Cougars rocked UConn 42-14, and appear to be cruising towards the playoffs.

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