In high school Marcus Spears was rated as the top tight end prospect in America making him a highly sought-after athlete. Though he was initially recruited by LSU as a tight end Spears was soon moved to the defensive line. In 2003 during the university?€™s national championship season he contributed 49 tackles 23 quarterback pressures 13 tackles for losses six sacks and six pass deflections. Finally in 2004 he earned First-team All-America honors and also recorded 21 quarterback pressures to help the Tigers finish the year third in the country in total defense. Marcus Spears has hand-signed this 8?€ x 10?€ photo of himself which comes complete with a Certificate of Authenticity from Palm Beach Photographs.