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Inexperience Not An Issue With Parker

Danny Parker

Some of the top tight ends in the NFL were found by scouts not on the football field, but on the basketball court. With speed and height a requirement for roundball, certain hoopsters can also make a big impact on the gridiron. That's certainly the case for this Maryland prepstar.

Our Lady Good Counsel (Wheaton (Md.)) head coach Bob Miloy was looking for an impact player at tight end to groom for the 2006 season. He found that player in the form of 6-foot-5, 235 pound Danny Parker – a forward on the school's basketball team. "We found him on the basketball team and brought him out," said... Recommended Stories

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