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The Family Man: Kenny Tate

The Family Man: Kenny Tate

From the beginning – and in Kenny Tate's case, that was during his freshman year of high school – there were plenty of doubts about Maryland's ability to land the big one. Tate was a prized commodity, the sort of local blue-chipper Maryland football had been having trouble landing. But at least one person always thought the Terps had as good a shot as anyone with the four-star wide receiver.

"Oh yeah, I always thought he might go to Maryland," said DeMatha football coach Bill McGregor. "It's a great football program, a very, very good school educationally, and close enough that his parents and family can go and watch every game he plays in, just about." That last part cannot be overlooked. Tate is quite close to his parents, Kenneth and Michelle, as well as his little brother... Recommended Stories

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