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By Randall Stewart
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Tornados' Safety Marcus Lunsford Vying For NFL Spot – Brevard NC


Last updated 6/6/2016 at 6:43pm

Former Brevard College free safety Marcus Lunsford recently participated in a mini-camp with the Washington Redskins in hopes of getting signed as an undrafted free agent. Several teams have shown interest in the former Tornado standout. (Photo courtesy of the Washington Redskins)

A quarterback from Oregon. A running back from Boise State. An Oklahoma offensive lineman. A defensive back from Brevard. A Michigan State tight end.

Does anything seem out of place? Marcus Lunsford doesn't think so.

The recently-graduated free safety, who accumulated 189 tackles in just three seasons in royal blue and white to place seventh in the Brevard NCAA-era record book, vied for a coveted roster spot at the Washington Redskins' rookie minicamp in May.

He competed alongside 32 other NFL hopefuls, many from institutions whose enrollment figures dwarf that of Brevard, that comprise...

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