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Michigan defensive tackle Mike Martin is making a name at the Senior Bowl this week. Twitter raves have come from those on site in Mobile, Ala., through just two days of workouts. ESPN draft analyst Todd McShay: "If Michigan DT Mike Martin took a play off I haven't seen it. Only 6-1, but 307 lbs and violent hands. There's a place in NFL for this guy."
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Martin following the win against Ohio on Nov. 26, 2011.
Senior Bowl practice is well underway, and Michigan defensive tackle Mike Martin is making news after his brief altercation with Ohio center Mike Brewster.
[Brewster] got into a brief shoving match with Mike Martin
(DT, Michigan) after Martin beat him on an inside move during position
drills. Brewster and Martin...
Michigan defensive line standout Mike Martin talks about the Senior Bowl in Mobile, Ala., and what he is looking to prove on the field.
Day two is in the books. The pads came on and the play intensified. Some big changes from yesterday in the way play went down. I love seeing how much these guys care. That love for the game goes a long way at these events. It makes things much more competitive.
I loved some of the feisty nature of play on the North Side. I expect to see a fight tomorrow. Mike Brewster...
We've got a special treat for all you draftniks — Mike Tanier of Football Outsiders is down in Mobile for Shutdown Corner to cover all the sights from the Senior Bowl. This is his first of many practice reports. You should also follow Mike at @FO_MTanier for further updates and other football wisdom!
After a rain-soaked Monday, the weather in Mobile was sunny and cool for...