Defensive opponents seeking to wreak havoc against the Blue Devils this year will be seeing Laken Tomlinson waiting to stop them. Tomlinson shouldn't be at Duke, shouldn't even be playing football. When his uncle signed him up, at age 13, he thought it was for soccer. Now, with the help of a family in Chicago that all but adopted him, he's in line to become Duke's highest offensive line draft pick ever.
Defensive opponents seeking to wreak havoc against the Blue Devils this year will be seeing Laken Tomlinson waiting to stop them. Tomlinson shouldn't be at Duke, shouldn't even be playing football. When his uncle signed him up, at age 13, he thought it was for soccer. Now, with the help of a family in Chicago that all but adopted him, he's in line to become Duke's highest offensive line draft pick ever. cliddy@newsobserver.com
Defensive opponents seeking to wreak havoc against the Blue Devils this year will be seeing Laken Tomlinson waiting to stop them. Tomlinson shouldn't be at Duke, shouldn't even be playing football. When his uncle signed him up, at age 13, he thought it was for soccer. Now, with the help of a family in Chicago that all but adopted him, he's in line to become Duke's highest offensive line draft pick ever. cliddy@newsobserver.com

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August 25, 2014 3:56 PM

There's a bit of 'Blind Side' in Duke's Laken Tomlinson

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