"You can't measure heart." That's been my mantra for the past 10 years when it comes to recruiting rankings. Some guys run 4.4. Some guys jump out of the gym. "Looks like Tarzan, plays like Jane" is often a phrase used among football aficionados. Sometimes the stopwatch and the tape measure just don't tell the real story…and that's what makes the underdog one of the greatest stories in sports.
March 23, 2006
Junior offensive lineman Dan Santucci has been running with the first team all spring due to an injury to starting center John Sullivan. Santucci is essentially considered a sixth starter anyway according to head coach Charlie Weis. We spoke with Santucci after Tuesday's practice to see how spring has been going for this former defensive lineman.
April 19, 2005
Dan Santucci has been biding his time, waiting for his opportunity. The 6-4, 280-pound defensive lineman has landed on the field playing special teams this season, but he's hoping to see even more playing time along the defensive line next season. Santucci is known as a feisty player, and that label fits Santucci like a glove.
November 24, 2003