FASTER DEFENSE?

FASTER DEFENSE?; PERFECT RECRUITING FINISH

By Jim Baird | AM Football Briefing

FASTER DEFENSE? Speed kills in college football. When asked in the spring, defensive tackle Tracy Sprinkle said this year’s defense could be faster than last season. Tim May with Sprinkle’s latest thoughts on the speed of this year’s defense, “I think we’re going to be very fast.” Defensive line coach Larry Johnson to Eric Seger, “We have a lot of quick 280, 295 guys who can run.”

PERFECT RECRUITING FINISH: Ohio State’s top-ranked recruiting class could finish big. With 18 pledges already, including six five-stars (the most five-stars in the nation)  — what would be the perfect finish? Ari Wasserman on the four recruits he would take to top off the historic class. VIDEO: QB commit Tate Martell lights up elite Texas program Cedar Hill. VIDEO:  Offensive line commit Wyatt Davis doing his best Orlando Pace impression against St. Xavier.

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