http://www.delawareonline.com/apps/p...=2008802240368

Otah's destiny shaped by football
William Penn grad finds niche, eyes NFL
By GEOFF MOSHER, The News Journal

Posted Sunday, February 24, 2008

Offensive lineman Jeff Otah (left) holds off Kory Lichtensteiger during a drill at the NFL combine on Saturday.

AP/MICHAEL CONROY
INDIANAPOLIS -- Looking back, Patricia Otah should have known her son was on to something.

She'd pick up Jeff Otah at the airport, and he'd say the silliest things. Once, Jeff asked her if she'd like to travel around the world. Another time, he asked for a new car. Patricia said she'd buy him one upon his college graduation, but she'd have to tap into her 401(k). Jeff would crack up.

"He said, 'Mom......


from william penn hs in new castle del where my friend coaches wrestling...amazing Otah only played 3 varsity games!!!...loads of natural talent...his career really took of with the instruction he recieved at Pitt
interesting point...delaware has only had 4 first rounders....3 have been left tackles...