Posted November 16, 2012 on northwestern.scout.com
It seemed unlikely that Venric Mark would be in the position he is. Yet, the dynamic athlete became Northwestern's starting running back, and is now a Doak Walker Award finalist. It has taken resiliency for Mark to withstand each hit, but he isn't backing down.
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