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Marshall Talks Duke & Decision

When he committed there were several Duke football fans wondering just who Sam Marshall was. At nearly 6-foot-8 and 260 pounds the newest Blue Devil commit sounded more like a post player for Mike Krzyzewski's program than a football player. But, according to Marhsall, the football program has picked up a unique prospect ready to contribute.

"My decision to attend Duke didn't come down to just one factor," said Sam Marshall. "It was really a combination of the great coaching, and great education coupled with the good location and the opportunity to play on the defensive side of the ball." Given that Marshall measures out at 6-foot-8 and 260 pounds with a personal best forty time of 4.9, the idea of playing on the defensive side of... Recommended Stories