By now, Marcus Cromartie is used to funneling disappointment into motivation on the football field. So one more slight going undrafted over 254 picks during the NFL Draft isn't about to stop him from realizing his dream of attaining a lengthy pro career.
Cromartie, the former University of Wisconsin defensive back, was picked up by the San Diego Chargers as a free agent on...
Last night on Twitter, I was educating some people on what it means to be an undrafted free agent in the NFL. In the process I made a joke about how some players use that to their advantage to get women.
Undrafted NFL Free Agents, Host as many parties as you can this summer, before the ladies figure out your signing bonus was $500
— Robert Littal (@BlkSportsOnline) April 28, 2013...
Like his predecessor, Andersen is attempting to tap into junior college talent to fill the gaps in Wisconsin's secondary with the departure of cornerbacks Devin Smith and Marcus Cromartie, and safety Shelton Johnson this off season.
After falling flat against Michigan State, junior cornerback Marcus Cromartie and the Badgers are hoping to tighten up their coverage and rebound against Ohio State.
MADISON In retrospect, the fact senior cornerback Devin Smith missed time with the first-team defense during fall camp created the fire that continues to fuel junior Marcus Cromartie.
One of the most active playmakers in the secondary in camp, Cromartie battled Smith for the starting cornerback job opposite senior Antonio Fenelus all the way up to the season opener. Then, he performed...
Moving up to No.7 in the AP poll, Wisconsin head coach Bret Bielema addressed the media Monday about the team's injuries, the progressions of Marcus Cromartie and David Gilbert and the match-up with Northern Illinois and former defensive coordinator Dave Doeren.
Through three years in the program, Marcus Cromartie's services in the defensive backfield were not needed, as the Wisconsin's coaches chose to play more dependable, accountable players. After a vigorous summer and stellar camp, Cromartie has shown that there hasn't been a more dependable defensive back than him.