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No pressure to bring the pressure

Plenty of expectations come with being one of the highest rated recruits in the nation at your position and joining a program that is in need of help there. Managing those expectations and keeping a level head can go along way toward eventually meeting them. The top recruit in Colorado's 2009 recruiting class will be in this boat for the next year. Get inside for more.

Five-star defensive end Nick Kasa is likely to contribute immediately next season as he joins a team short on defensive linemen, especially those with his kind of ability. But the 6-foot-7, 245-pound product of Legacy High School in Broomfield said he doesn't feel pressure to live up to the hype that always follows the highest rated recruits into their first year. "Not really just because with... Recommended Stories

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