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Temple Continues To Take Steps Forward

Temple Continues To Take Steps Forward

When he arrived at the University of Cincinnati linebacker Nick Temple heard the whispers about his height and if he could compete on the field. After playing as a true freshman, Temple continued his steady progress this fall in helping the Bearcats to the Belk Bowl.

So far this season Nick Temple has posted 48 total tackles and continues silencing those who doubted his ability to play football at a high level in college. However, those doubts helped fuel the 5-foot-10 linebacker. "I'll always keep a chip on my shoulder because of the height thing," said Temple. "I play like a linebacker over 6-foot tall even though I'm only 5-foot-10." As he continues to...

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