Rickets is a 6-foot-3, 235-pound native of Holland. He was a starter during his final two seasons at CMU. Last fall, he led the Chippewas with 60 solo tackles and ranked second on the team with 83 total tackles.
After completing his basketball eligibility, Stewart joined the Chippewa football team for the 2016 season. The Normal, Ill., native, who is listed at 6-foot-6, 215 pounds, appeared in nine football games, making six catches for 65 yards with a long of 35 yards.
Rush will join former Chippewa Kavon Frazier, a safety who is entering his second year with the Cowboys. Another former CMU quarterback, Gary Hogeboom, played for the iconic franchise from 1980-85.
Maroon starting quarterback Tony Poljan, the heir apparent to graduated former Chippewa quarterback Cooper Rush, threw for 153 yards on 11-of-20 passing. He threw for one TD and was intercepted twice.
3 hours prior to kickoff
Free and open to the public
Located Between the Rose Ponds