Adimchinobe Echemandu Photo Gallery

Adimchinobe Echemandu Photo Gallery

Many, many years ago, the Browns drafted a young man by the name of Madre Hill. During the rushing yardage desert of the early expansion years, Madre Hill represented a glimmer of hope to many Browns fans. Coalescing and then dispersing on our message boards, the nomadic remnants of the Madre Hill Fan Club still search for another seventh round RB pick to cheer. As these pictures show, Adimchinobe Echemandu may just fill the bill.

Tailback Adimchinobe Echemandu #18 of the University of California at Berkley Golden Bears carries the ball against the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles during the game at Memorial Stadium on August 30, 2003 in Berkeley, California. California defeated Southern Mississippi 34-2. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Tailback Adimchinobe Echemandu #18 the University of California at Berkley Golden Bears is tackled by defensive back Greg Brooks #5 and linebacker Rod Davis #24 of the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles during the game at Memorial Stadium on August 30, 2003 in Berkeley, California. California defeated Southern Mississippi 34-2. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Tailback Adimchinobe Echemandu #18 the University of California at Berkley Golden Bears looks at his lost helmet after being tackled by thr University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles during the game at Memorial Stadium on August 30, 2003 in Berkeley, California. California defeated Southern Mississippi 34-2. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Tailback Adimchinobe Echemandu #18 the University of California at Berkley Golden Bears rushes past linebacker Rod Davis #24 of the University of Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles during the game at Memorial Stadium on August 30, 2003 in Berkeley, California. California defeated Southern Mississippi 34-2. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Adimchinobe Echemandu #18 of the Cal Golden Bears is stopped on third down in overtime by Brandon Chillar #11 of the UCLA Bruins during their game on October 18, 2003 at the Rose Bowl in Pasadena, California. UCLA won 23-20. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Running back Adimchinobe Echemandu #18 of the California Golden Bears moves the ball during the game against the USC Trojans at Memorial Stadium on September 27, 2003 in Berkeley, California. Cal won 34-31 in triple overtime. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Adimchinobe Echemandu #18 of the California Golden Bears runs the ball against Matt Grootegoed #6 of the USC Trojans during the game at Memorial Stadium on September 27, 2003 in Berkeley, California. Cal won 34-31 in triple overtime. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

California running back Adimchinobe Echemandu catches the ball during practice in Berkeley, Calif. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2003, in preparation for their Pac-10 season. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

California running back Adimchinobe Echemandu (18) runs past Southern Mississippi defensive back Corey Yates for a 60-yard touchdown run in the fourth quarter on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2003 in Berkeley, Calif. Echemandu rushed for 127 yards as California won 34-2. (AP Photo/Kenneth Wong)

California's Adimchinobe Echemandu (18) runs with the ball past Oregon State's Jonathan Pollard during the first half Saturday, Oct. 4, 2003, in Berkeley, Calif. (AP Photo/George Nikitin)

California at Berkeley's Adimchinobe Echemandu rushes past UCLA's Brandon Chillar during the first half Oct. 18, 2003, in Pasadena, Calif. Several times in the past two years, Echemandu's football career nearly ended. He missed every game of his past two years at California, first with injuries and later with an academic problem. But his senior season has been worth the wait: He's the Pac-10's second-leading rusher. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

California running back Adimchinobe Echemandu, left, is pursued by Arizona linebacker Bryan Copeland and a second unidentified defender in the fourth quarter against Arizona on Saturday, Oct. 25, 2003 in Berkeley, Calif. Echemandu rushed for 201 yards in the game. California won 42-14. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

California at Berkeley's Adimchinobe Echemandu rushes past UCLA's Brandon Chillar during the first half Oct. 18, 2003, in Pasadena, Calif. Several times in the past two years, Echemandu's football career nearly ended. He missed every game of his past two years at California, first with injuries and later with an academic problem. But his senior season has been worth the wait: He's the Pac-10's second-leading rusher. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

University of California at Berkeley football player Adimchinobe Echemandu, 22, stands in front of Sather Tower on the university campus in Berkeley, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2003. Several times in the past two years, Echemandu's football career nearly ended. He missed every game of his past two years at California, first with injuries and later with an academic problem. But his senior season has been worth the wait: He's the Pac-10's second-leading rusher. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

California at Berkeley football player Adimchinobe Echemandu, 22, stands in front of Sather Tower on the campus in Berkeley, Calif., Thursday, Oct. 23, 2003. Several times in the past two years, Adimchinobe Echemandu's football career nearly ended. He missed every game of his past two years at California, first with injuries and later with an academic problem. But his senior season has been worth the wait: he's the Pac-10's second-leading rusher. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

California running back Adimchinobe Echemandu listens to questions during a news conference, Tuesday, Dec. 23, 2003, in Phoenix. California will play Virginia Tech in the Insight Bowl this Friday.(AP Photo/Roy Dabner)

California's Adimchinobe Echemandu breaks a tackle attempt by Virginia Tech's Aaron Rouse (36) on his way to scoring a touchdown during the second half of the Insight Bowl, Friday, Dec. 26, 2003, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Tom Hood)

California quarterback Aaron Rodgers (8) prepares to hand the ball off to Adimchinobe Echemandu during the second half against Virginia Tech at the Insight Bowl, Friday, Dec. 26, 2003, in Phoenix. (AP Photo/Paul Connors)

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