Slotback plays big role at Navy

Slotback plays big role at Navy

There are 1 comment on the Baltimore Sun story from Oct 10, 2007, titled Slotback plays big role at Navy. In it, Baltimore Sun reports that:

“Martin Luther King said, 'The true measure of a man is not where he stands in times of comfort and convenience, but where he stands in times of challenge and controversy.”

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Navy's 5-foot-6 slotback Reggie Campbell looked with expectation at college football recruiters five years ago, but his father told him not to get his hopes up.

Reggie Campbell's dad had been a 5-8 defensive back and linebacker in high school and knew how big college football programs looked at small players.

'It was easy for me to explain it to him,' Reggie Campbell Sr. said. 'I'd experienced it. I knew he was capable of performing well. And I knew a lot of Division I schools were concerned about the size of their skill players. I was trying to prepare him not to be too disappointed.' Read more

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Indianapolis, IN

#1 Oct 11, 2007
Why does this guy get no pro looks. Com on he got five Touchdowns against Colorado St. 3 against the # 9 ranked Pitt D. He does it all receiving, Running
and Punt+ Kickoff returns. I don't care if hes only 5 foot 6 hes a great weight lifter. Plus Brian Westbrook's only 5 foot 8.

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