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Offer made for Wade

Offer made for Wade

Rancho Santa Margarita (Calif.) three-star Rick Wade was a huge receiving target for the Eagles Saturday as a tight end, but the 6-foot-6, 230-pound jumbo athlete feels most comfortable playing defense.

Santa Margarita (Calif.) Rick Wade is known as a defensive end, and at 6-foot-6, 235-pounds, looks the part of a young J.J. Watt. But Saturday at the Battle At The Beach, Wade was playing tight end for the Eagles. A day later, USC became the latest school to offer him a scholarship. The assumption would be that USC wants Wade as a tight end, but in the crowd at Edison High School was Trojan...

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