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Martin plays big when team needs him most

Updated: July 15, 2009, 10:46 AM ET
By Mike Loveday | ESPNRISE.com

The word overlooked gets used a lot in football, but it refers to a player who is not getting much recognition.

Paint Branch (Burtonsville, Md.) athlete Tracy Martin is literally overlooked by most football players because of his stature, but never overlooked because of his talent.

Mike Nesmith, hired as Paint Branch's head coach prior to the 2007 season, was reviewing film and noticed a 5-foot-2 freshman running all over the field.

"When we were evaluating ...

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