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DE Marcus TIllman

Sophomore Marcus Tillman displayed a potent upside in 2006, starting at both DE and DT as a true freshman. With a season of experience and a full spring behind him, a more mature Tillman is ready to show more in 2007. Read about it inside.

Marcus Tillman was one of the more pleasant "surprises" of the 2006 season. It's not a common thing for defensive linemen to emerge as stalwarts in their true freshman season, but Tillman - a 6-5, 270-pounder from Meadville - did. Despite being moved from his natural position of defensive end to defensive tackle midway through the season due to injuries to other players, Marcus managed 2... Recommended Stories