Perseverance Paying Off For Fonti

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers red-shirt junior offensive lineman Chris Fonti played a key part in short yardage situations last week against Norfolk State, and he spoke with ScarletReport.com about being able to contribute on the field.

Chris Fonti has put in plenty of hard work since arriving at Rutgers a few years ago, and against Norfolk State he finally saw dividends as he played in goal line formations as an extra tight end.

The payoff was big to him, and the red-shirt junior offensive lineman spoke to ScarletReport.com about his journey, and what playing meaningful snaps meant.

ScarletReport.com Recommended Stories


  • Peyton Manning emerged alone atop yet another category in the NFL record book tonight vs the Niners, as he tossed touchdown #509 under the national spotlight of Sunday Night Football (NBC). (Photo…

  • Former USC and NFL running back LenDale White added tons of drama to what was a relatively quiet Homecoming weekend for the Trojans.

  • Here’s a way to watch football and improve your golf swing at the same time. In your living room (or on the range), practice the one-minute golf swing, as shown in this video. Set the timer on your…

  • Dr. Roto, like many others, can't believe Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson (pictured above) passed for over 300 yards and rushed for over 100 yards in the same game. First time that's ever happened…

  • As soon as those winds fall off, get into the stand! I always tell people you can't kill them if you aren't out, but if you want to try and pick an opportune time – this is it.

Up Next


Read on to see what freshman quarterback Kevin Olsen is saying after the first week of fall camp.

Forums


0 Fans online
    Join The Conversation

    Tweets