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Shrine Bowl Preparing Marcus

SPARTANBURG, S.C. --- In the Shrine Bowl, Jamal Marcus will play a hybrid defensive end/outside linebacker in North Carolina's '50' defense. Thus, this week has provided him plenty of practice at a position he'll likely play in college.

"Basically, I'll come off the edge and I'll drop back into coverage," Marcus said. "I've done a little bit of that in high school, but it's a little bit more of a linebacker [here]. I feel comfortable playing it, because it's not really new to me. But the practicing helps me get it down." Marcus primarily played defensive end during his high school career at... Recommended Stories

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