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2012 NFL Draft: Michigan DT Mike Martin Drafted By Titans In Third Round

Former Michigan defensive tackle Mike Martin was selected by the Tennessee Titans in the NFL draft on Friday night. The Titans used their third-round pick (82nd pick overall) to select the former Wolverine.

Martin, a 6-1, 306 pound DT from Redford, MI was expected to go in the third or fourth round and should have a chance to make an immediate impact on the Tennessee defensive line that is looking to add depth. He will also make the line more versatile as he'll has a chance to join the playing rotation with Jurrell Casey and Karl Klug which may allow Klug to move to defensive end.

Martin was a four-year letterman at Michigan and was named to the All-Big Ten second team as a captain in his senior year.

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