"It wasn't a team that I figured targeted me or whatever. You talk to a lot of teams, and think some are looking at you more than others," Arkin said. "I talked to (the Cowboys) at the combine. Beside that, they hadn't really had contact with me."
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"That's something that put a chip on my shoulder. Coming out of high school, I didn't get an offer from the local teams," Arkin said. "It worked out for the best."