https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Redshirt_(college_sports)

Redshirt, in United States college athletics, is a delay or suspension of an athlete's participation ... In American college football, a student athlete may redshirt to work towards increasing size, ... After the second athletic year, the term redshirt is rarely used; the terms fourth-year junior and fifth-year senior are used instead.

https://www.sbnation.com/college-football/2017/2/10/14575398/ncaa-eligibility-rules-medical-redshirt-hardship-waiver

Feb 10, 2017 ... Bryton Barr is a 23-year-old linebacker who started his college football career at Towson in 2012. The UMass transfer can finish his career in ...

http://www.ncaa.org/student-athletes/current/transfer-terms

Division I five-year clock: If you play at a Division I school, you have ... men's or women's basketball, football (Football Bowl Subdivision) or men's ice hockey. If you ... of your undergraduate degree before the start of your fifth year of in college .

https://pix11.com/2015/02/24/student-athletes-opting-to-play-extra-year-of-high-school-sports-instead-of-college/

Feb 24, 2015 ... All across the northeast, there are numerous prep schools that offer up a post- graduate program. Simply put, it is a fifth year of high school.

https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/ncaaf/2018/06/13/ncaa-transfer-redshirt-rule-major-impact-college-football/698734002/

Jun 13, 2018 ... How the new transfer and redshirt rules will impact college football ..... especially at quarterback, who transfer at least once in a five-year span.

https://247sports.com/college/north-carolina-state/Board/103770/Contents/Please-Read-Redshirts-Medical-Redshirts-and-6th-Years-53648593/

Discounting the redshirt year, you have four years to play four season. ... can be applied for after the conclusion of the athlete's final season (the 5th year). ... But until they're done with their senior seasons and State petitions the NCAA, we .... is one thing that is important that doesn't apply to most of our football players, but  ...

http://www.espn.com/college-football/story/_/id/24803587/college-football-redshirt-rule-faq

Sep 26, 2018 ... The new redshirt rule enacted this year by the Division I council states that a ... McCleskey is joined by Oregon senior running back Taj Griffin, ...

https://www.si.com/college-football/2018/06/13/ncaa-redshirt-rule-change-eligibility-reaction

Jun 13, 2018 ... “I've been fighting for it for 17 years,” an elated Berry says. ... season, Daniels said he would have remained in school for his fifth season in 2005. ... “College football is doing a service to the student athletes,” said Daniels, who ...

https://www.collegeparentcentral.com/2014/05/do-you-have-a-super-senior-making-the-most-of-the-fifth-year-of-college/

May 12, 2014 ... He has already been a freshman, sophomore, junior and senior – and is now a Super Senior – or fifth (or sixth) year college student. One study ...

https://blogs.usafootball.com/blog/827/4-benefits-of-redshirting-in-college

RELATED CONTENT: 3 things college coaches wish high school football players knew ... By redshirting, this opens up that fifth year of a scholarship to maximize ...