Thursday, June 01, 2006

Rookie corner trying to defy odds - Arizona Republic
...While Leinart and Lutui carry higher profiles, a third USC player, cornerback Justin Wyatt, has flown into camp under the radar. He is among a group of undrafted rookie free agents hoping to defy the odds.

Coach Dennis Green always is looking for that extra edge, and if a player like Wyatt can provide it over a draft pick or perhaps a veteran, so be it. The team had seven undrafted rookies on its roster during the 2005 season.

Wyatt smiled when reminded of Green's vigilance.

"I've done my homework, believe me," Wyatt said. "I feel that this would be the best situation for me. I think I have a chance to make it. This team is going to be good."...

No comments: