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Huskers after "mad dog" in the middle

His teammates call him "T-Rex" and "Raptor." His opponents probably call him…other things. A playing style which seems to have roots in the prehistoric world, to his friends, has roots in an entirely different other one to those he faces. It's all in good fun, but linebacker Eric Martin's mentality is to hit first and ask questions later.

As pre-game rituals go, Rancho Verde High School's (Moreno Valley, CA) Eric Martin has his own style  If it's a home game the middle linebacker will walk to the middle of the field where the opponent is practicing and "mingle", if you want to call it that. If it's an away-game, Martin is even a little more brash as he walks to the opponent's sideline and starts talking to the opposing head... Recommended Stories