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Knights, Drakeford ready to win now
KALAB HAVEN (15) played against North Central a year ago. Now, the sophomore two-way performer has transferred to join the Knights. - photo by Tom Didato
When you are a cornerback, at any level, you had better be confident and have a short memory. That old deodorant commercial of never letting anybody see you sweat was seemingly written with these men in mind. Tyronne Drakeford knows that feeling all too well from his days when he was manning up against wide receivers at North Central High School, then to a decorated career at Virginia Tech which led him into the NFL where, as a second round draft pick by San Francisco in 1994, he was a member of the 49ers’ Super Bowl championship team as a rookie.