“It’s like a dream come true” thats what 2011 Elbert County Graduate Taj Letman had to say after signing to play football for the Marshall Thundering Herd in 2013 on Wednesday. During the 2011 season Letman played safety for Holmes Community College in Mississippi but a hand injury left him sidelined for the 2012 season. According to ESPN’s list of top 100 junior college player, Letman is ranked 98th. Letman plans to enroll in January to get a start on preseason workouts. The Marshall Thundering Herd finished with 5-7 record this season with a 4-4 record in Conference USA play.