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.
One of the more up-and-down positions last season for the University of Wisconsin was cornerback. Now with first-team All-Big Ten selection Antonio Fenelus having graduated and senior Devin Smith out with a foot injury, this spring will be key for senior Marcus Cromartie and a surplus of young talent to take a significant step.
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.