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Blake Blackwell has no shortage of nicknames given to him by his teammates. From 'the glue man' to 'mission: impossible,' Blackwell's game has shown that all of those handles fit him like a glove.

MADISON – It's fitting that the school Blake Blackwell plays for has the nickname the ‘Technicians.' The way the 6-foot-1, 198-pound receiver runs his routes for Detroit Cass Tech and goes about his business in the weight room, nothing short of perfection is acceptable for Blackwell. Having started playing football as an offensive lineman, Blackwell grabbed 15 catches, 127 yards, three...

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