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Munnerlyn has ‘pit bull' attitude on defense

Captain Munnerlyn (Steve Halverson/Getty)

Captain Munnerlyn has been hearing about his size for too long, but he's proved (even against the Vikings) that he makes plays and doesn't back down. He talked about his attitude and why Jerome Felton called him a "pit bull."

Captain Munnerlyn has the requisite chip on his shoulder as a seventh-round draft choice. In his case, his play on the field reflects that. He called himself feisty. A former teammate, now a teammates again, fullback Jerome Felton, called him a pit bull. Felton played with Munnerlyn (and receiver Steve Smith) during the 2011 season at Carolina. Both play with an attitude. "When I was there... Recommended Stories