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Martin Receives First Offer

Ben Martin

Cincinnati, Ohio star Ben Martin picked up his first offer recently. The 6-6, 220-pound LaSalle high school pass rusher received a text, made a call, and landed an offer from one of his top schools. What did Martin think of his first offer?

"I was shocked," Ben Martin said of receiving his first offer from Irish head coach Charlie Weis. "I received a text message from coach Weis and he asked me to call him. "I was heading to practice. This was about 9 AM. I waited and called him back around 3 PM. It was like he dropped a bomb on me. I wasn't expecting them to offer this early. I was really surprised... Recommended Stories